Evaluating Journal Quality & Impact
Evaluating Journal Quality & Impact Online
Participants will explore tools for evaluating journal quality and appropriateness for publication, particularly how to avoid 'predatory' or exploitative journals and publishers. Journal impact is often measured using quantitative methods such as citation counts, h-index, and journal impact factors;. impact can also be evaluated qualitatively.:,Activities during the workshop will include: retrieving journal metrics via Scimago (Scopus) and Journal Citation Reports (Web of Science). Participants will also gain experience looking up Open Access (OA) journals using lists and directories such as Beall’s list. Finally, we will review some popular bibliographic management tools for collecting and organizing publications and supporting literature.
Related LibGuide: Scholarly Communications at Georgia Southern University by Ruth Baker
- Thursday, March 31, 2022
- 1:00pm - 2:00pm
- Time Zone:
- Eastern Time - US & Canada (change)
- This is an online event. Event URL will be sent via registration email.