32 pages tagged "web of science"

Sacrifice a little accuracy for a lot more comprehensive coverage
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 8 Sep 2020 12:35
A prologue for a book on Google Scholar

An Australian "productivity boom"? ... or maybe just a database expansion?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 8 Sep 2020 12:26
Shows how difficult longitudinal bibliometric analyses are when database coverage changes

Publish or Perish version 6
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 8 Sep 2020 08:36
Introduces Publish or Perish release 6 and its new data sources

Web of Science: How to be robbed of 10 years of citations in one week!
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 8 Sep 2020 08:26
Shows how I was "robbed" of citations through inaccurate publication matching in the Web of Science

Is Google Scholar flawless? Of course not!
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 7 Sep 2020 11:38
Reviews the major limitations of Google Scholar

Bank error in your favour? How to gain 3,000 citations in a week
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 7 Sep 2020 11:29
Shows how I gained 3,000 citations in a week through inaccurate publication matching in the Web of Science

Google Scholar is a serious alternative to Web of Science
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 7 Sep 2020 11:28
Argues that Google Scholar needs to be treated as a serious alternative data source for citation analysis

How to merge “stray citation" records?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 7 Sep 2020 10:46
Explains how to merge different occurrences of a paper in Publish or Perish

Microsoft Academic: Is the Phoenix getting wings?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 7 Sep 2020 10:45
Compares citation coverage in the new Microsoft Academic with Google Scholar, Scopus and Web of Science

Can we use Google Scholar to identify highly-cited documents?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 7 Sep 2020 10:25
Introducing my new article on Google Scholar with the Granada EC3 group

Do Google Scholar, Scopus and the Web of Science speak your language?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 7 Sep 2020 10:15
Short summary of white paper on the coverage of non-English language publications in three major databases for citation analysis

How to import ISI and Scopus data in Publish or Perish?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 7 Sep 2020 10:13
Illustrates how Web of Science and Scopus data can be imported into Publish or Perish

Two new kids on the block: Crossref and Dimensions
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 6 Sep 2020 23:56
Compares publication and citation coverage in the Crossref and Dimensions with Google Scholar, Microsoft Academic, Scopus and Web of Science

Six Essential Science Indicators highly-cited papers
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 6 Sep 2020 23:55
Lists six of my papers that are Web of Science highly-cited papers, i.e. top 1% most cited in their fields

Health warning: Might contain multiple personalities
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 6 Sep 2020 23:49
Shows how a lack of name disambiguation leads to serious distortion of the Essential Science Indicators

Is ISI misunderstanding the Social Sciences?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 6 Sep 2020 23:46
Documents how ISI is inappropriately applying Science-based criteria to articles in the Social Sciences

Everything you always wanted to know about impact...
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 6 Sep 2020 23:35
Book chapter providing a quick overview of the what, why, how and where of research impact

How to get listed on the ESI ranking of highly cited authors
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 6 Sep 2020 23:26
Illustrates how tongue-in-cheek papers might be taken seriously by naive (or desparate) academics

Microsoft Academic is one year old: the Phoenix is ready to leave the nest
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 6 Sep 2020 23:25
The third of my trilogy of papers on Microsoft Academic reporting on its coverage one year after its re-launch

Comparing the Google Scholar h-index with the ISI Journal Impact Factor
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 6 Sep 2020 12:15
Proposes an alternative metric – Hirsch’s h-index – and data source – Google Scholar – to assess journal impact.

Bibliometrics in the Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 5 Sep 2020 14:54
Reports on my presentation at a workshop in March 2017 organised by the UK LIS-Bibliometrics group

Why metrics can (and should?) be used in the Social Sciences
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 5 Sep 2020 14:51
Reports on my presentation presented at "The Future of Research Assessment Peer Review vs. Metrics"

STI conference Leiden: metrics vs peer review
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 5 Sep 2020 14:47
An extensive report on the conference, my presentation on the REF and gender initiatives

Working with ISI data: Beware of categorisation problems
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 29 Aug 2020 14:51
ISI appears to regularly misclassify journal articles containing original research into the "review" or "proceedings paper" category, rather than assigning them to the appropriate "article" category.

Publish or Perish version 7
David Adams - updated Fri 28 Aug 2020 13:16
Introducing Publish or Perish release 7

How to use Publish or Perish effectively?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Fri 28 Aug 2020 13:15
Presents the slides of a Bibliometrics Summer School session in July 2019

Google Scholar
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 26 May 2020 14:13
Publish or Perish tutorial

Multi-query center: ISI import
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 26 May 2020 13:53
Publish or Perish tutorial

How to become an author of ESI Highly Cited Papers?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 26 May 2020 13:53
Documents how unscrupulous predatory open access journals can distort citation counts

Do Google Scholar, Scopus and the Web of Science speak your language?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 26 May 2020 13:53
Discusses the coverage of non-English language publications in three major databases for citation analysis

Microsoft Academic (Search): a Phoenix arisen from the ashes?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 26 May 2020 13:53
Assesses Microsoft Academic coverage through a detailed comparison with Google Scholar, the Web of Science, and Scopus

The phantom reference strikes again
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 28 Nov 2019 11:04
Update of a 2017 white paper that shows that - with over 500 citations - the phantom reference is alive and kicking