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Monthly Archives: October 2014

Impact Factor shock horror…!

Written on October 30, 2014 at 2:55 pm, by

If Impact Factors are not a good proxy for assessing the performance of publishing authors then what are they good for? If you plot out the number of citations received by a given journal over a specific period of time then you end up with a distribution that is severely skewed to the right. It Read more...