Research Article

The Assessment of Science: The Relative Merits of Post-Publication Review, the Impact Factor, and the Number of Citations

  • Adam Eyre-Walker mail,

    Affiliation: School of Life Sciences, University of Sussex, Brighton, United Kingdom

  • Nina Stoletzki

    Affiliation: Hannover, Germany

  • Published: October 08, 2013
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pbio.1001675

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Impact Factor

Posted by felixschweizer on 10 Oct 2013 at 01:17 GMT

I wonder whether consideration of other metrics for journal quality such as Eigenfactor would change the conclusion?

No competing interests declared.