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dc.contributor.author Robertson, Mark
dc.contributor.author van der Bliek, Rob
dc.date.accessioned 2007-12-18T20:09:57Z
dc.date.available 2007-12-18T20:09:57Z
dc.date.issued 2007-12-18T20:09:57Z
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10315/1166
dc.description.abstract Citation data has commonly been used by funders and administrators as a way to measure the quality and impact of research. The use of these data for this purpose is controversial since these measures disadvantage the humanities and social sciences. After a brief introduction to the sources of this data, we will be examining some of the reasons why these data are biased towards the sciences and they effect this has on York University. We will open this up to a discussion of the role of the Libraries in the measurement of research. en
dc.language.iso en en
dc.subject Research Indicators en
dc.subject Citation Analysis en
dc.subject Scholarly Communication en
dc.subject YUL Scholarly Communication Retreat en
dc.title Research Indicators en
dc.type Presentation en

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