Month: May 2017

esss 2017: European Summer School for Scientometrics

Berlin, Germany
September 17 – 22, 2017

http://www.esss.info

Dear colleagues,

We are happy to announce that this year’s registration for the European
Summer School for Scientometrics (esss) is open NOW. The event will take place in Berlin, Germany from September 17 – 22, 2017.

Like in previous years the programme offers an Introduction to Bibliometrics, lectures, tutorials and practical exercises. “Identification of Research Focuses. National & Institutional Profiles and Strategic Partnerships “ will be this year`s focus.

For further information regarding the programme, please visit our website:

http://www.esss.info/programme.html

For registration please use the following link:

http://www.esss.info/registration.html

The regular participation fee is 900 EUR, reduced fee for students is 650 EUR.
This includes all courses, all lunch and coffee breaks and all course material. It excludes travel, accommodation and social events. In order to benefit from the reduced student fee it is necessary to confirm your student status by sending an appropriate record (scan) to congress@univie.ac.at.

Please note that there is NO application procedure and that the limited seats will be sold on a “first come, first serve” basis.

If you have any further questions or are in need of invitation letters, please do not hesitate to contact our esss office (mailto: office@ scientometrics-school.eu).

We are looking forward to seeing you in Berlin!

 

Living bibliography on Open Access

Bachrach, S. (1998, September 4). INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY:Who Should Own Scientific Papers? Science. American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). https://doi.org/10.1126/science.281.5382.1459
Björk, B.-C., Welling, P., Laakso, M., Majlender, P., Hedlund, T., & Guðnason, G. (2010, June 23). Open Access to the Scientific Journal Literature: Situation 2009. (E. Scalas, Ed.), PLoS ONE. Public Library of Science (PLoS). https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0011273
Bohannon, J. (2016, April 28). Who’s downloading pirated papers? Everyone. Science. American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). https://doi.org/10.1126/science.352.6285.508
Chawla, D. S. (2017). Unpaywall finds free versions of paywalled papers. Nature.
Cullen, R., & Chawner, B. (2011, December). Institutional Repositories, Open Access, and Scholarly Communication: A Study of Conflicting Paradigms. The Journal of Academic Librarianship. Elsevier BV. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.acalib.2011.07.002
Gargouri, Y., Hajjem, C., Larivière, V., Gingras, Y., Carr, L., Brody, T., & Harnad, S. (2010, October 18). Self-Selected or Mandated, Open Access Increases Citation Impact for Higher Quality Research. (R. P. Futrelle, Ed.), PLoS ONE. Public Library of Science (PLoS). https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0013636
Ginsparg, P. (2006, September 20). As We May Read. Journal of Neuroscience. Society for Neuroscience. https://doi.org/10.1523/jneurosci.3161-06.2006
Ginsparg, Paul. (1997, May). Winners and Losers in the Global Research Village. The Serials Librarian. Informa UK Limited. https://doi.org/10.1300/j123v30n03_13
Haque, A., & Ginsparg, P. (2009, November). Positional effects on citation and readership in arXiv. Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology. Wiley-Blackwell. https://doi.org/10.1002/asi.21166
Laakso, M., Welling, P., Bukvova, H., Nyman, L., Björk, B.-C., & Hedlund, T. (2011, June 13). The Development of Open Access Journal Publishing from 1993 to 2009. (M. Hermes-Lima, Ed.), PLoS ONE. Public Library of Science (PLoS). https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0020961
Moed, H. F. (2007). The effect of “open access” on citation impact: An analysis of ArXiv’s condensed matter section. Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology. Wiley-Blackwell. https://doi.org/10.1002/asi.20663
Whitfield, J. (2012, February 9). Elsevier boycott gathers pace. Nature. Springer Nature. https://doi.org/10.1038/nature.2012.10010

 

A living bibliography on the evaluation of monographs

Giménez-Toledo, E., Mañana-Rodríguez, J., Engels, T. C. E., Ingwersen, P., Pölönen, J., Sivertsen, G., … Zuccala, A. A. (2016, February 15). Taking scholarly books into account: current developments in five European countries. Scientometrics. Springer Nature. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11192-016-1886-5
Ossenblok, T. L. B., Verleysen, F. T., & Engels, T. C. E. (2014, January 22). Coauthorship of journal articles and book chapters in the social sciences and humanities (2000-2010). Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology. Wiley-Blackwell. https://doi.org/10.1002/asi.23015
Torres-Salinas, D., & Moed, H. F. (2009, January). Library Catalog Analysis as a tool in studies of social sciences and humanities: An exploratory study of published book titles in Economics. Journal of Informetrics. Elsevier BV. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.joi.2008.10.002
Torres-Salinas, D., Robinson-García, N., Cabezas-Clavijo, Á., & Jiménez-Contreras, E. (2013, November 7). Analyzing the citation characteristics of books: edited books, book series and publisher types in the book citation index. Scientometrics. Springer Nature. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11192-013-1168-4
Torres-Salinas, D., Robinson-García, N., Jiménez- Contreras, E., & Delgado López-Cózar, E. (2012, November 29). Towards a “Book Publishers Citation Reports”. First approach using the “ Book Citation Index.” Revista española de Documentación Científica. Departmento de Publicaciones del CSIC. https://doi.org/10.3989/redc.2012.4.1010
Torres-Salinas, D., Robinson-Garcia, N., Miguel Campanario, J., & Delgado López-Cózar, E. (2014, January 8). Coverage, field specialisation and the impact of scientific publishers indexed in the Book Citation Index. Online Information Review. Emerald. https://doi.org/10.1108/oir-10-2012-0169
Torres-Salinas, D., Rodríguez-Sánchez, R., Robinson-García, N., Fdez-Valdivia, J., & García, J. A. (2013, April). Mapping citation patterns of book chapters in the Book Citation Index. Journal of Informetrics. Elsevier BV. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.joi.2013.01.004
Verleysen, F. T., & Engels, T. C. E. (2012, December 21). A label for peer-reviewed books. Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology. Wiley-Blackwell. https://doi.org/10.1002/asi.22836
Verleysen, F. T., & Engels, T. C. E. (2014, January). Barycenter representation of book publishing internationalization in the Social Sciences and Humanities. Journal of Informetrics. Elsevier BV. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.joi.2013.11.008
Verleysen, F. T., & Ossenblok, T. L. B. (2017, March 3). Profiles of monograph authors in the social sciences and humanities: an analysis of productivity, career stage, co-authorship, disciplinary affiliation and gender, based on a regional bibliographic database. Scientometrics. Springer Nature. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11192-017-2312-3
Zuccala, A. (2012, August 22). Quality and influence in literary work: evaluating the “educated imagination.” Research Evaluation. Oxford University Press (OUP). https://doi.org/10.1093/reseval/rvs017
Zuccala, Alesia, Guns, R., Cornacchia, R., & Bod, R. (2014, November 6). Can we rank scholarly book publishers? A bibliometric experiment with the field of history. Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology. Wiley-Blackwell. https://doi.org/10.1002/asi.23267
Zuccala, Alesia, & van Leeuwen, T. (2011, July 20). Book reviews in humanities research evaluations. Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology. Wiley-Blackwell. https://doi.org/10.1002/asi.21588
Zuccala, Alesia, van Someren, M., & van Bellen, M. (2014, April 24). A machine-learning approach to coding book reviews as quality indicators: Toward a theory of megacitation. Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology. Wiley-Blackwell. https://doi.org/10.1002/asi.23104