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February 2014 - News Archive

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Committee Drafts DORA to Improve Research Output Evaluation

DORA logoThe San Francisco Declaration on Research Assessment (DORA) was drafted in December 2012 by a committee of editors and publishers concerned with the way in which journal impact factors unfairly skew the evaluation of scientific research output. Recommendations for overcoming deficiencies with impact factors include:

To read and sign the declaration, click here.

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Web of Science Webinar Added for Winter Workshops ’14

Web of Science logoThomson-Reuters recently upgraded its Web of Science interface. To familiarize Boulder Labs users, the Library has added a webinar on updates and new features for the interface, as well as basic search and access to metrics like the h-index. There will be two dates:

For more information, contact Aric Villarreal, x3003.

Added 2/11


Library Invites Feedback--Annual Review of Statistics and Its Application

Annual Reviews logoThe Library has obtained a one-year trial period for 2014 for the Annual Review of Statistics and Its Application. This new E-journal focuses on advances in statistical methods and the computational tools used to apply them. Please submit your comments on the usefulness of this journal to Your feedback will guide our decision on retaining the journal following the trial period. Annual Review of Statistics and Its Application is available from the Library’s E-journals page.

Added 2/20


Select ACS Articles Freely Available Online

ACS Editors' Choice logoThe American Chemical Society now features Editors’ Choice, in which ACS editors select one peer-reviewed article per day to be freely available online. Articles are selected across all ACS publications and remain free in perpetuity. Editors’ Choice features include:

For more information, visit the Editors’ Choice page, which is also linked from the ACS Publications home page.

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