Journal Impact Factor - The Worst Metric in ScienceChemistry Departmental Seminar (2015)
Presentation on the origins and proper use of the journal impact factor, followed by a critical look at the deficiencies and misuses of the metric - specifically the use for evaluating individual research output.
- scholarly communications,
- journal impact factor,
- journal metrics
Publication DateJanuary 21, 2015
LocationUnviersity of Akron
Citation InformationIan McCullough. "Journal Impact Factor - The Worst Metric in Science" Chemistry Departmental Seminar (2015)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/ian_mccullough/11/
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