Impact of bibliometrics upon the science system: Inadvertent consequences?

@article{Weingart2005ImpactOB,
  title={Impact of bibliometrics upon the science system: Inadvertent consequences?},
  author={P. Weingart},
  journal={Scientometrics},
  year={2005},
  volume={62},
  pages={117-131}
}
  • P. Weingart
  • Published 2005
  • Sociology, Computer Science
  • Scientometrics
SummaryRanking of research institutions by bibliometric methods is an improper tool for research performance evaluation, even at the level of large institutions. The problem, however, is not the ranking as such. The indicators used for ranking are often not advanced enough, and this situation is part of the broader problem of the application of insufficiently developed bibliometric indicators used by persons who do not have clear competence and experience in the field of quantitative studies of… Expand
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