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Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet www.slu.se Bibliometrics Tools for evaluation Scopus Web of Science (WoS) Google Scholar (Publish or Perish)
Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet www.slu.se Scopus Citation Tracker, h-index, PatentCites, Affiliation Identifier http://www.scopus.com/scopus/home.url http://www.scopus.com/scopus/home.url Database produced by Elsevier Science Publishers. Covers over 15,000 peer-reviewed journal titles from more than 4,000 international publishers and includes 245 million references. Scopus covers several different disciplines such as Life and Health Sciences, Biological, Agricultural and Environmental Sciences. Reference lists are included from 1996, and these are automatically matched to corresponding publication records to obtain the citing/cited information of included publications.
Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet www.slu.se Bibliometrics Tools for evaluation h index: The h-index is based on the highest number of papers included that have had at least the same number of citations. Seibert: Of the 40 documents considered for the h index, 15 have been cited at least 15 times. h index=15
Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet www.slu.se Scopus Affiliation Search Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences
Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet www.slu.se Web of Science Web of Science Create Citation Report, Analyze, h-index http://apps.isiknowledge.com/ http://apps.isiknowledge.com/ Uptil now WoS has been the major source for bibliometric analyses. Contains material from 1958 Indexes about 8500 refereed scientific journals (Estimated total scientific journals are 22000).
Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet www.slu.se Web of Science Web of Science Impact Factor (Journal Citation Reports)Journal Citation Reports SLU publications of choice Journals (1997-2007) Publications IF 1. Scand. J. of Forest Research 2230.868 2. Forest Ecology and Management 2051.839 3. Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica 970.375 19. Plant Journal 54 6.565
Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet www.slu.se Google Scholar Google Scholar (Author/journal impact analysis and General citation search, h index) Publish or Perish Program that retrieves and analyzes academic citations.
Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet www.slu.se SourceHitsh index(article, citations) Simulating interactions between saturated and unsaturated storage in a conceptual runoff model Scopus401510 WoS42146 Google Scholar (PoP) 401112 Bibliometrics Tools for evaluation Jan Seibert
Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet www.slu.se Introduction to Open Access (OA) Open Access = –[…] free availability on the public internet, permitting any users to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to full texts of these articles […] The Berlin Declaration 2003
Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet www.slu.se Ways to Open Access Two ways to provide Open Access Green: OA Self-Archiving: Authors self-archive the articles in Open Archives (like Epsilon) Gold: OA Publishing: authors publish in one of the c. 3100 OA journals
Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet www.slu.se Institutional Repository (Open Archive) Definition: ”…a digital archive of the intellectual product created by the faculty, research staff, and students of an institution and accessible to end users both within and outside of the institution.” (Crow 2002, p. 16). Raym Crow: SPARC (The Scholary Publishing & Academic Resources Coalition)
Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet www.slu.se The SLU OA-policy states: - Increased visibility for the research made at SLU. -Publishing in Epsilons Open Archive can normally be made when the publication has been accepted by the journal. - Increased spread of SLU material. - Institutions in The Third World, where SLU already has collaborative projects, can take part of the scientific results made at SLU. - Opportunity to communicate direct to research politicians, administrators and experts within departments and authorities. - Savings in terms of reduced print costs. - Publications from SLU will be collected in a comprehensive archive. - The archive is safe for long term depositing.
Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet www.slu.se Archiving in institutional repositories and publishers' Open Access policies (SHERPA/RoMEO http://www.sherpa.ac.uk/romeo.php)http://www.sherpa.ac.uk/romeo.php
Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet www.slu.se Bibliometrics and Open Access New indicators? Searching for the correlation between use/download in the Open Archives and later citations.
Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet www.slu.se Åkerstedt, Maria and Persson Waller, Karin and Bach Larsen, Lotte and Forsbäck, Linda and Sternesjö, Åse Relationship between haptoglobin and serum amyloid A in milk and milk quality 2008, Article, peer-reviewed. Relationship between haptoglobin and serum amyloid A in milk and milk quality [Deposited 12 May 2008] [080514: 16 Hits/Requests] Björklund, Niklas Cues for shelter use in a phytophagous insect 2008, Article, peer-reviewed. Cues for shelter use in a phytophagous insect [Deposited 02 April 2008] [080514: 145 Hits/Requests] Seibert, Jan and Rodhe, Allan and Bishop, Kevin Simulating interactions between saturated and unsaturated storage in a conceptual runoff model 2003, Article, peer-reviewed. Simulating interactions between saturated and unsaturated storage in a conceptual runoff model [Deposited 25 April 2008] [080514: 26 Hits/Requests] Epsilon Open Archive (number of times requested)