Assessing the Reliability and Validity of Google Scholar Indicators. The Case of Social Sciences in Italy

Google Scholar is an appealing data source for the measurement of scientific production in the social sciences and humanities (SSH) fields. Its appeal derives from its extensive coverage of the literature. This contrasts with issues of data quality, which are still quite controversial. This chapter...

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Main Author: Biolcati-Rinaldi, Ferruccio
Molteni, Francesco
Salini, Silvia
Format: Book Chapter
Language: English
Place of publication: Cham Springer International Publishing 06.01.2018
Springer
published in: The Evaluation of Research in Social Sciences and Humanities pp. 295 - 319
Data of publication: 20180106
ISBN: 9783319685533
3319685538
EISBN: 3319685546
9783319685540
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Database: OpenAIRE (Open Access)
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