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The meta-labels, describing electronic documents

Author Rafael Repiso – Translation: Erika-Lucia Gonzalez-Carrion The digitalization of the information carries more complexity than the simple transference of data among the paper and the screen. As a result of this complexity there emerge the metadata, descriptive labels, continuing … Continue reading

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Call for Papers

Author Ana Pérez-Escoda – Translation: Erika-Lucia Gonzalez-Carrion The growing importance of the scientific publications as formats of the science in the last years, have done that the expression «Call for papers» is assumed as a topic within the scientific-academic field … Continue reading

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The peer review process

Author Raidell Avello Martínez– Translation: Erika-Lucia Gonzalez-Carrion               Since the XVII century, scientific journals started to be published. The Journal of Scavans was published in Paris in 1655; after some time, it appears in … Continue reading

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Consortium Journals

Author Angel Torres Toukoumidis– Translation: Erika-Lucia Gonzalez-Carrion Consortium Journals The globalization process has arrived to the academic sphere of diverse modes, among them are, the open access , the concurrence of multiple languages, the scientific social networks , and of … Continue reading

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The Q1, the excellence for antonomasia

Author Ignacio-Aguaded – Translation: Erika-Lucia Gonzalez-Carrion Today, talking about scientific journals in Universities is a theme, given the importance that for any researcher has to become known and edit in any periodic publication of quality their research results if he … Continue reading

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Immediacy factor: Eigenfactor

Author Ana Pérez-Escoda– Translation: Erika-Lucia Gonzalez-Carrion In the current panorama of metrics that measure our scientific production, traditional metrics and alternatives, it becomes confusing, and sometimes, oppressive to interpret or to know the indexes and indicators that measure and justify … Continue reading

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Alternative metrics: ALM

Author Rafael Repiso– Translation: Erika-Lucia Gonzalez-Carrion What are the Almetrics? They are metrics to measure the scientific activity, which origin is the register of information in digital platforms. Therefore, the first almetrics begin with Internet (number of views and downloads) … Continue reading

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