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Special issue on bibliographic data sources
(MIT Press, 2020-02-20)
Opening science : the rebirth of a scholarly journal
(MIT Press, 2020)
Which scientific elites? : on the concentration of research funds, publications and citations
(Oxford University Press, 2010-03-01)
Using the population of all university professors (N=13,479) in the province of Quebec (Canada), this paper analyses the concentration of funding, papers and citations at the level of individual researchers. It shows ...
The effect of university–industry collaboration on the scientific impact of publications : the Canadian case, 1980–2005
(Oxford University Press, 2008)
Previous research on university-industry collaboration in Canada concluded, using mean impact factors as a proxy, that the scientific impact of such research is not inferior to that of university research. Using ...
On the topicality and research impact of special issues
(MIT Press, 2019)
The publication of special issues constitute an important yet underinvestigated phenomenon of scholarly communication. In an attempt to draw attention to the proliferation of special issues, Priem (2006) suggested that ...
A community of curious souls : an analysis of commenting behavior on TED talks videos
(Public library of science, 2014-04-09)
The TED (Technology, Entertainment, Design) Talks website hosts video recordings of various experts, celebrities, academics, and others who discuss their topics of expertise. Funded by advertising and members but provided ...
Self-selected or mandated, open access increases citation impact for higher quality research
(Public library of science, 2010-10-18)
Background: Articles whose authors have supplemented subscription-based access to the publisher’s version by selfarchiving their own final draft to make it accessible free for all on the web (‘‘Open Access’’, OA) are cited ...
A small world of citations? : the influence of collaboration networks on citation practices
(Public library of science, 2012-03-07)
This paper examines the proximity of authors to those they cite using degrees of separation in a co-author network, essentially using collaboration networks to expand on the notion of self-citations. While the proportion ...
Astrophysicists’ conversational connections on Twitter
(Public Library of Science, 2014-08-25)
Because Twitter and other social media are increasingly used for analyses based on altmetrics, this research sought to understand what contexts, affordance use, and social activities influence the tweeting behavior of ...
Do altmetrics work? Twitter and ten other social web services
(Public library of science, 2013-05-28)
Altmetric measurements derived from the social web are increasingly advocated and used as early indicators of article impact and usefulness. Nevertheless, there is a lack of systematic scientific evidence that altmetrics ...