Author Archives: Ignacio-Aguaded

About Ignacio-Aguaded

Full Professor of Education and Communication at the Universidad de Huelva. Is president of Grupo Comunicar, a long-standing Media Literacy collective in Spain. He is editor in chief of Comunicar, the IberoAmerican scientific journal of education and communication. He is also head of the Agora investigation team that forms part of the Andalusia Investigation Plan (HUM-648).

H, H5, G, i, i5

This is not a letter soup! They are the acronyms of some of the best known scientific production indexes. Both researchers and journals are ranked by their level of productivity and impact in the scientific community, usually measured by citations … Continue reading

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Policy of reviewers

Scientific journals of international prestige have as their maxims the rigor, punctuality and transparency of all their processes, so that they generate confidence in the scientific community that has access to the studies and research that are published, as well … Continue reading

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Shipping protocols: checklist

A scientific manuscript is the result, the visible point, of a research that sometimes has implied months, and even years of work, from the design of the same until the elaboration of the conclusions and the final or executive report. … Continue reading

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Plagiarism, antiplagiarism and selfplagiarism

Mentioning “plagiarism” is nearly citing an evil term with negative connotations, supposes, first of all denouncing that the intellectual activity is moving in directions far from ethics and the respect of the right to the authorship. Since the beginning of … Continue reading

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The revision process and the reviewers protocol

Sending an article to a scientific journal of high level of excellence is a complex process that requires a previous formation, not drowning in a sea of uncertainties, and specially not to miss, for technical and formal reasons, the magnificent … Continue reading

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Standardization of authors: ORCID

The community of researchers around the world has grown steeply. Until recently we moved in local or regional scenarios and identification was a subject rather anecdotal because it was necessary neither to respond to international standards nor the circle of … Continue reading

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The School of Authors of Comunicar: clues to publish in scientific journals

In recent years we have witnessed a real revolution in all fields. The irruption of the Internet has radically transformed many areas of our lives, among which are not escaping the systems of access and processing of information. Until just … Continue reading

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