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Promotion & Tenure Resource Guide

This guide is intended to provide resources useful to individuals who need to evaluate research and its impact. It includes journal acceptance rates, citation analysis, impact factors, journal rankings, creating publication lists, etc.

Free Software Packages

Online Author Communities

The purpose of these sites is to allow you to set up your own profile and then create a list of publications (either your own or others). Many of them will allow you to see what other researchers are saving on their lists (indicating usefulness) and some offer report-generating abilities.

Your Librarian

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Lorrie Pellack
Head, Research & Instruction Services Dept.
150c Parks Library
Ames, IA 50011-2140
Phone: 515-294-5569