Transition in Scientific Journals: towards a new Scientific Communication

296 views
248 views

Published on

Published in: Education
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
296
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
4
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
1
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Transition in Scientific Journals: towards a new Scientific Communication

  1. 1. Transition in Scientific Journals: towards a new Scientific Communication Alexandre López-Borrull alopezbo@uoc.edu Estudis Ciències de la Informació i la Comunicació Background New Information and Communication Technologies and the Internet have completely changed many of the ways thing were done However, Scientific and academic Communication have not changed as it was predicted. Journals, papers and their impact (measured in citations) are still the assets for evaluating the scientific performance Open Acess and other movements have had a big impact over the business model in Science, but not over the way Science is spread Objectives Methods Study of the accessibility of academic Analysis on parameters of four levels journals and papers 1.site publishers Definition of the added value parameters in digital journals Comparisons among different 2.journals 3.scientific articles disciplines, considering Chemistry, Physics, Information Science, 4.bibliography Communication Science Preliminary Results and Conclusions Added Value Parameters depending on the publisher rather than the journal Big Publishers seems to have more accessibility A bigger sinergy is expected between journal and author in the postpublication process There are not significant differences in accessibility among disciplines

×