Bogus New Impact Factor Appears

The latest bogus scholarly metric to appear is International Impact Factor Services (IIFS). If you need a laugh, I recommend that you...

Article-Level Metrics: An Ill-Conceived and Meretricious Idea

Many are excited about innovative measures that purport to quantify scholarly impact at a more granular level. Called article-level metrics or...

The Serials Crisis is Over

I declare that the serials crisis, the event that gave birth to the open-access movement, is over. I base my declaration on my observations as...