The Education Library Blog recently featured several blog entries on the topic of Impact Factor:
- Does Criticisms Overcome the Praises of Journal Impact Factor?
- Finding the Impact Factor for a Journal
- Using Google Scholar for journal impact factors and the h-index in nationwide publishing assessments in academia – siren songs and air-raid sirens
- The Consequences of Predicting Scientific Impact in Psychology Using Journal Impact Factors
- Relative Influence of Professional Counseling Journals
- The weakening relationship between the impact factor and papers’ citations in the digital age
- Rigor, Impact and Prestige: A Proposed Framework for Evaluating Scholarly Publications