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Uses and Misuses of the Journal Impact Factor

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Title Uses and Misuses of the Journal Impact Factor
Names Wheeler, Patricia A. (creator)
Walker, Alexis (creator)
Date Issued 2006-05-11 (iso8601)
Internet Media Type application/msword
Abstract The second in a series of articles published in OSU This Week by members of the Faculty Senate Library Committee regarding threats to an open and sustainable system of scholarly communication and potential solutions. Article describes what journal impact factors are and how they are determined and makes recommendations for their proper use.
Genre Article
Topic Journal impact factors
Identifier OSU This Week, Vol. 46, No. 30, May 11, 2006

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