Depositing preprints on bioRxiv results in advantages in terms of citations and Altmetrics, according to recently published findings.
Open source software is often used in science but is left uncited in many publications: researchers urge authors to make a change.
Authors and editors are asked to be vigilant, and advice to peer reviewers is updated, amidst scandal of reviewer who asked for multiple self-citations during reviews.
How can journal growth affect impact factor and what can be done to avoid it?
Can preprints be cited in the same way as papers published in a peer reviewed journal, or do we need to define new standards?
We examine a recent Nature study that reveals how many papers end up without a single citation.