An interview with Jeffrey Beall on South Asia and its reputation, a crosspost from Open Interview
A young scholar in the fast lane. Until the crash.
Three examples for library engagement in trust: scholarly communication literacy, information quality and legal certainty.
What should a scientist do if he or she realized that there is an error in research? What kind of implications can this have on their future career?
The conflict for scientists and research evaluation between scientific impact and tackling societal challenges.
An interview with Kai Chan and his strategies to seek the combination of both kinds of impacts.
Do we have an inequality problem in academia? – Crossposting from ScienceMetrics
Self-citations and academic assessments: Including the s-index as an additional metric thus provides important context to guide decisions based on academic value.
Bibliometrics for the 20 highest performing authors in Multidisciplinary Science.
3 questions to Jeremy M. Berg about the future of scholarly publishing.
The 20 highest performing authors in Mathematics publish third most articles but have comparably low bibliometrics.
Bibliometrics for the subject areas Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, as well as Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Pharmaceutics for the 20 highest performing authors
Bibliometrics for the subject areas Arts and Humanities as well as Social Sciences for the 20 highest performing authors.
Bibliometrics for the subject areas Computer Science and Decision Sciences for the 20 highest performing authors.
Bibliometrics for the subject areas Dentistry, Health Professions, Nursing, and Psychology for the 20 highest performing authors.
On average, Immunology and Microbiology, Neuroscience as well as Biochemistry, Genetics, and Molecular Biology have the highest citation rates.
Bibliometrics of the 20 highest performing authors in Earth and Planetary Sciences as well as Environmental Sciences.
Bibliometrics of the 20 highest performing authors in Agricultural and Biological Sciences as well as Veterinary Science.
Bibliometrics of the 20 highest performing authors in Business, Management, and Accounting as well as Economics, Econometrics, and Finance.
Bibliometrics of the 20 highest performing authors in Energy, Engineering, and Materials Science.
The 20 highest performing authors in Medicine published more than 7700 articles in seven years.
How many authors does it really need to write a paper?
Methodology for analysing the number of authors per article using meta data from Scopus.
On average, the 20 highest performing authors in Physics and Astronomy have more than 1200 coauthors per article.