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  • Introduction : Comprendre et maîtriser la redocumentarisation du monde 

    Salaün, Jean-Michel; Charlet, Jean (Cépadues Édition, 2007)
    Introduction du livre bilan du réseau thématique pluridisciplinaire du CNRS : "Document et contenu". Problématique générale et présentation des chapitres résumant les apports des groupes de travail.
  • Introduction : Crossing Digital Thresholds on the Paratextual Tightrope 

    Desrochers, Nadine; Apollon, Daniel (Information Science Reference, an imprint of IGI Global, 2014)
    The paratext framework is now used in a variety of fields to assess, measure, analyze, and comprehend the elements that provide thresholds, allowing scholars to better understand digital objects. Researchers from many disciplines revisit paratextual ...
  • Is it such a big deal? On the cost of journal use in the digital era 

    Shu, Fei; Mongeon, Philippe; Haustein, Stefanie; Siler, Kyle; Alperin, Juan Pablo; Larivière, Vincent (Association of College and Research Libraries, 2018)
    Commercial scholarly publishers promote and sell bundles of journals— known as big deals—that provide access to entire collections rather than individual journals. Following this new model, size of serial collections in academic libraries increased ...
  • Is science built on the shoulders of women? : a study of gender differences in contributorship 

    Macaluso, Benoit; Larivière, Vincent; Sugimoto, Thomas; Sugimoto, Cassidy R. (Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, 2016-08)
    Purpose: Women remain underrepresented in the production of scientific literature and relatively little is known regarding the labor roles played by women in the production of knowledge. This research examines these labor roles, using contributorship ...
  • Is there a digital archivist in the room? : the preservation of musique mixte 

    Boutard, Guillaume (2018)
    Over the past decade, the field of musique mixte/mixed music preservation grew separate from the digital preservation research (and practice) community. This paper presents potential preservation directions for this repertoire, based on current ...
  • The journal coverage of Web of Science and Scopus : a comparative analysis 

    Mongeon, Philippe; Paul-Hus, Adèle (Springer, 2015-10-19)
    Bibliometric methods are used in multiple fields for a variety of purposes, namely for research evaluation. Most bibliometric analyses have in common their data sources: Thomson Reuters’ Web of Science (WoS) and Elsevier’s Scopus. The objective ...
  • The kiss of death? : the effect of being cited in a reviewon subsequent citations 

    Lachance, Christian; Poirier, Steve; Larivière, Vincent (Association for information science and technology, 2014-01-27)
    This article inquires into recent claims that citation in a review article provokes a decline in a paper’s later citation count, these being instead given to the review. Using the Science Citation Index Expanded, we looked at the yearly percentages ...
  • Knowledge sharing in global health research : the impact, uptake and cost of open access to scholarly literature 

    Smith, Elise; Haustein, Stefanie; Mongeon, Philippe; Shu, Fei; Ridde, Valery; Larivière, Vincent (BMC, 2017)
    Background: In 1982, the Annals of Virology published a paper showing how Liberia has a highly endemic potential of Ebola warning health authorities of the risk for potential outbreaks; this journal is only available by subscription. Limiting the ...
  • The KRESCENT Program (2005-2015) : an evaluation of the state of Kidney Research Training in Canada 

    Burns, Kevin D.; Levin, Adeera; Fowler, Elisabeth; Butcher, Leah; Turcotte, Marc; Makarchuk, Mary-Jo; Macaluso, Benoit; Larivière, Vincent; Sherman, Philip M. (SAGE, 2017)
    Background: The Kidney Research Scientist Core Education and National Training (KRESCENT) Program was launched in 2005 to enhance kidney research capacity in Canada and foster knowledge translation across the 4 themes of health research. Objective: ...
  • The linguistic patterns and rhetorical structure of citation context : an approach using n-grams 

    Bertin, Marc; Atanassova, Iana; Sugimoto, Cassidy R.; Larivière, Vincent (Springer, 2016)
    Using the full-text corpus of more than 75,000 research articles published by seven PLOS journals, this paper proposes a natural language processing approach for identifying the function of citations. Citation contexts are assigned based on the ...
  • Long-distance interdisciplinarity leads to higher scientific impact 

    Larivière, Vincent; Haustein, Stefanie; Börner, Katy (Public library of science, 2015-03-30)
    Scholarly collaborations across disparate scientific disciplines are challenging. Collaborators are likely to have their offices in another building, attend different conferences, and publish in other venues; they might speak a different scientific ...
  • The many faces of mobility : using bibliometric data to measure the movement of scientists 

    Robinson-Garcia, Nicolás; Sugimoto, Cassidy R.; Murray, Dakota; Yegros-Yegros, Alfredo; Larivière, Vincent; Costas, Rodrigo (Elsevier, 2019-03-01)
    This paper presents a methodological framework for developing scientific mobility indicators based on bibliometric data. We identify nearly 16 million individual authors from publications covered in the Web of Science for the 2008–2015 period. Based ...
  • Measuring interdisciplinarity 

    Larivière, Vincent; Gingras, Yves (2014)
  • La médiation wiki et les GLAMS 

    Martel, Marie D. (2018-07-13)
  • Mesurer la science 

    Larivière, Vincent; Sugimoto, Cassidy R. (Les Presses de l'Université de Montréal, 2018)
    L’ensemble de la communauté scientifique réclame depuis plusieurs années des indicateurs fiables permettant de mesurer les répercussions de la recherche. La ferveur inégalée autour de la mesure de l’influence de la recherche, combinée avec les nouveaux ...
  • Misconduct policies, academic culture and career stage, not gender or pressures to publish, affect scientific integrity 

    Fanelli, Daniele; Costas, Rodrigo; Larivière, Vincent (Public library of science, 2015-06-17)
    The honesty and integrity of scientists is widely believed to be threatened by pressures to publish, unsupportive research environments, and other structural, sociological and psychological factors. Belief in the importance of these factors has inspired ...
  • Modeling a century of citation distributions 

    Wallace, Matthew L.; Larivière, Vincent; Gingras, Yves (Elsevier, 2009-05-06)
    The prevalence of uncited papers or of highly cited papers, with respect to the bulk of publications, provides important clues as to the dynamics of scientific research. Using 25 million papers and 600 million references from the Web of Science over ...
  • A multidimensional analysis of Aslib proceedings – using everything but the impact factor 

    Haustein, Stefanie; Larivière, Vincent (Emerald, 2014-07-15)
    Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to show that the journal impact factor (IF) is not able to reflect the full impact of scholarly journals and provides an overview of alternative and complementary methods in journal evaluation. Design/methodo ...
  • Multidimensional journal evaluation : analyzing scientific periodicals beyond the impact factor 

    Haustein, Stefanie (De Gruyter Saur, 2012)
    Scientific communication depends primarily on publishing in journals. The most important indicator to determine the influence of a journal is the Impact Factor. Since this factor only measures the average number of citations per article in a certain ...