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The University of Malta Library in collaboration with Thomson Reuters is organizing two identical seminars on Web of Science.

The seminar is going to be held on:

1. Monday, 27 November at 15:00- 17:00 - OH113 (Old Humanities Building)
2. Tuesday, 28 November at 10:00- 12:00 - GWHA (Gateway Hall A)

The main speaker for the seminar will be Mr Amine Triki, Education Specialist from Thomson Reuters, and will cover the following topics:

  • Big Data in Research – Impactful papers Vs Impact Factor
  • The Research Malta
  • How to define your research subject area: ideas, hot subjects, literature?
  • What to Read and What to Cite?              
  • Citations Importance
  • Journal Selection Criteria
  • Publishing Challenges
  • Why to publish?
  • Where to publish?
  • When to publish?
  • How to publish?
  • With whom to publish?
  • The Impact Factor
  • Can the impact factor be used as the main evaluation tool ?
  • Citations and IF variations
  • When not to publish
Please register by email via or by phone on 2340 2541.


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