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Journal Citation Reports – 2012 Data Now Available

The current (2013) edition of Journal Citation Reports (JCR) is now available.  When selecting the edition from within JCR, you should select “2012 Edition” to view the most recent data released. JCR is a journal evaluation tool.  It can be used … Continue reading

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Open Access for the Humanities

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The open access movement is often associated with scholarship in science disciplines in light of policies such as the NIH Public Access Policy which mandate the deposit of publications that result from grant funded research, the existence of established open … Continue reading

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2011 Journal Citation Reports (JCR) Now Available

2011 data is now available in JCR and includes more than 10,500 of the world’s most highly cited, peer reviewed journals in 232 disciplines.  Journal Citation Reports can show you the most frequently cited journals and highest impact journals in … Continue reading

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The Fate of HR 3699 – Can we make a difference?

In a recent Inside Higher Ed essay, eleven provosts of prominent research institutions who are members of the CIC (Committee on Institutional Cooperation) wrote in a collective essay, “our scholars seek to share information broadly as the most effective way … Continue reading

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University Library Journal Cancellations FY 2011

The list of cancelled journal titles is now available online at http://homer.gsu.edu/journalcancellation/list.php .  Journal cancellations will take effect January 1, 2011.  Alternative access to a journal title may be available through one of the library’s databases. Please search the E-Journal … Continue reading

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ARTstor Travel Awards 2010

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As a subscriber to ARTstor, Georgia State graduate students and faculty are eligible to apply for one of five ARTstor Travel Awards.  Each research travel award is $1,500 and must be used by September 1, 2011.  The intent of the … Continue reading

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National Book Award Winners – Check one out!

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The National Book Awards are given by the National Book Foundation “to enhance the public’s awareness of exceptional books written by fellow Americans, and to increase the popularity of reading in general.”  Prizes are awarded in four cateogries: Fiction, Nonfiction, … Continue reading

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APA Style Guide 6th edition "laden with errors"

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Since the 6th edition of the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association was released in July, there have been many comments from librarians, faculty, and students, about rules that have been changed from the 5th edition.  It is no easy task to interpret … Continue reading

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