Post Profile






should you publish in PLoS One?

My response to this question on Facebook: Do not publish in PLoS if you need a status boost for the job market or promotion. Do publish if journal prestige is not a factor. My case: good result but I was in a race against other computer scientists. Simply could not wait for a four year […]
read more

share

Related Posts


PLoS ONE Impact Factor and Page Rank

Academics / General Science : Sciencebase

As far as I am aware, the online, interactive, open access journal PLoS ONE (Public Library of Science ONE), has not yet been given any love by ISI, the Thomson Reuters company that doles out impact factors to journal publishers. Im...

Krüppel-like factor 12 promotes colorectal cancer via early growth response protein 1

Academics / General Science : Science Codex

Results of preclinical studies by MUSC investigators reported in the July 2016 issue of PLOS One, demonstrate for the first time that the transcription factor KLF12 promotes CRC cell growth, in part, by activating EGR1. Furthermore,...

Four of Diamonds Replaces Brooks Way on The X Factor UK 2016

Television / Reality TV : Rickey: Reality Tv

Brooks Way was disqualified this week from The X Factor UK due to allegations against Josh Brooks, who allegedly beat up his girlfriend. As a result, one act is being brought back to the competition. The lucky act in question? Girl ...

curating PLoS One

Academics / Sociology : orgtheory.net

On the Facebook group, Jerry finally admitted that PLoS One was not the journal of the cheeto eating antichrist. It has highly cited articles. It has good papers. It has a high impact factor. In other words, it’s gonna be fine. But ...

the status of electronic journals

Academics / Sociology : orgtheory.net

Discussion question: When do electronic journals acquire the prestige of traditional paper journals? Does eliminating the paper copy diminish the journal’s reputation or impact? How are hiring and promotion committees judging electr...

Comments


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC