Archive for February, 2010
UTHSC faculty and students now have online access to JCR Web 2008 available in both Science and Social Sciences editions. JCR Web allows you to evaluate and compare journals (e.g., most frequently cited journals and highest impact journals in a field) using citation data drawn from over 7,500 scholarly and technical journals. The major purpose and use of JCR Web are to generate journal Impact Factors, a measure of the frequency with which the “average article” in a journal has been cited in a particular year. Based on articles’ cited reference data, JCR Web ranks a journal in its subject categories. The journal ranking information also helps indentify its research importance and impact at the journal and category levels.
Here is another way to keep up to date with the library. The library Facebook page showcases general information about the library such as hours of operation and contact information, as well as news, resources, library workshops, and events.
The page is still growing. Please feel free to visit the page and tell us what you think. You are welcome to become a fan.