May 19, 2022

Rankings: The Top 10 “Hot” Articles in Library and Information Science, February 2014

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Hot Articles is based on usage data from millions of researchers across journals, publishers and platforms. It helps the users to discover articles that other users found interesting – in general and for a specific topic.

Note: Two articles on the Top 10 list are available full-text (free) on the open web.

1. The Impact of Scientific Journals of Communication: Comparing Google Scholar Metrics, Web of Science and Scopus

2. Google Scholar Metrics: An Unreliable Tool For Assessing Scientific Journals

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About Gary Price

Gary Price ( is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.