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Open Access Citation Advantage: An Annotated Bibliography Version 5
This annotated bibliography updated as of 12/21/2016 lists studies and review articles that examine whether open access (OA) articles receive more citations than equivalent subscription; i.e., toll access (TA) articles. ...
Open Access Citation Advantage: An Annotated Bibliography.Version 6
This annotated bibliography updated as of 8/23/2017 lists studies and review articles that examine whether open access (OA) articles receive more citations than equivalent subscription; i.e., toll access (TA) articles. ...
Impact of flat-rate contracts on information services and behavior
The impact of the availability of flat-rate online literature databases on the services of a corporate chemical research library and its patrons was studied. This includes flat-rate services marketed directly to end users ...
Finding Physical Properties of Chemicals: A Practical Guide for Scientists, Engineers, and Librarians. [Revision 3]
Free Internet resources that provide a significant amount of physical property information are critically reviewed. These free Web sites cannot totally replace classic print sources and online subscription databases. ...
Evaluating Collections & Saving Money: Old and New Tools
This present discusses evaluation of journal and database subscriptions by means of a faculty survey, subject fund reallocations, shift of material off-site, and evaluating databases in an environment when so many use just Google.
Citing of Industry Standards in Scholarly Publications
Industry standards are used in many disciplines, including science and technology areas. To date, little research has been conducted regarding the citing of standards in scholarly publications. The aim of this study was ...
Get Cited or Perish: The h-index & Researcher Incentives for Open Access
Increasingly, citations to one’s publications are being used as part of the evaluation of dossiers, departments, and even in the evaluation of grants. Hence, it is important to not only figure out where to publish, but ...
Justification for Keeping Print Journal Subscription Form
This handy 1-page form provides a checklist of reasons a library would continue to maintain a print subscription rather than going electronic only.
A Practical Comparison of Scopus and Web of Science Core Collection
Few organizations can afford both Web of Science and Scopus, making it difficult for librarians to make in-depth comparisons to support acquisition decisions. The new SUNY-wide Elsevier Big Deal included access to Scopus ...
Three Success Stories
(SLA Physics-Astronomy-Mathematics Division, 2015-04-29)
The presenter discusses the three most successful outreach methods he has used during his 14 years at the University at Buffalo. The keys to success will be described in some detail. 1) A one-on-one lunch with every new ...