Written by Karen Clews and guest bloggers Vicky Wallace and Judith Hegenbarth With the increasing emphasis on knowledge transfer and impact it has never been more important for researchers to ensure that their research is reaching all appropriate audiences, and more importantly, being read by them! At Birmingham the Library Research Support Team and Research … Continue reading “Writing to get read”
Can we ignore the journal impact factor?
Journal metrics have been in the news again recently with the Nobel Prize Facebook and Twitter accounts sharing a video of 4 Nobel Laurites speaking out against the use of journal impact factors to judge research quality. Do you know what the issues are and how they can be used. Karen Clews and guest blogger Vicky Wallace look at … Continue reading “Can we ignore the journal impact factor?”