September 20, 2018 What Are Altmetric Scores and Why Do They Matter? Altmetric scores track online conversations about peer-reviewed research and are published by Altmetric. Scores are comprised of various metrics and qualitative data measuring a journal article’s online reputation. Reprints Desk’s Article Galaxy, helps researchers make efficient use of Altmetrics.
August 1, 2018 Key Facts Every Researcher Should Know About Scopus Owned by Elsevier, Scopus is a multidisciplinary database that covers peer-reviewed journals, books, conference proceedings, and patents across the fields of science, technology, medicine, social sciences, and arts and humanities.
July 19, 2018 Key Facts Researchers Should Know About Google Scholar Google Scholar is a free search engine that uses Google’s familiar, intuitive interface. It indexes scholarly literature across a wide range of disciplines and publishing formats, an excellent resource for performing high-level, preliminary research.
July 12, 2018 Key Facts Every Researcher Should Know About PubMed It’s important for scientific researchers to choose their discovery channels wisely—and to understand how they work. We will take a peek under the hood of PubMed, one of the most popular scientific discovery portals—sharing key facts, tips, and insights to help set you on your way.
June 14, 2018 So Many Articles, So Little Time There are currently about 50 million scholarly journal articles published online. Unless researchers are well equipped to harness this influx of scientific content, risking missing out on the useful information and insights. Discovery portals ensure an efficient discovery process.
April 19, 2018 It’s Here! Article Galaxy 2.0 Featuring Gadgets Part Three: Library Gadgets Will Supercharge Your Research Tasks Article Galaxy 2.0 with its Gadget ecosystem has been making waves with scientific researchers and the librarians who help them get access to the vital literature they need to validate their findings. Gadgets — user-specific tools dramatically improve research capabilities and productivity.