Open access scientometrics and the UK Research Assessment Exercise

@article{Harnad2009OpenAS,
  title={Open access scientometrics and the UK Research Assessment Exercise},
  author={S. Harnad},
  journal={Scientometrics},
  year={2009},
  volume={79},
  pages={147-156}
}
  • S. Harnad
  • Published 2009
  • Computer Science
  • Scientometrics
Scientometric predictors of research performance need to be validated by showing that they have a high correlation with the external criterion they are trying to predict. The UK Research Assessment Exercise (RAE) — together with the growing movement toward making the full-texts of research articles freely available on the web — offer a unique opportunity to test and validate a wealth of old and new scientometric predictors, through multiple regression analysis: Publications, journal impact… Expand
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