Where to publish? Development of a recommender system for academic publishing

Gutknecht, Christian Where to publish? Development of a recommender system for academic publishing., 2014 Master of Science in Business Information Systems thesis, University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland. [Thesis]

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This thesis using the method of research design is about creating a journal recommendation system for authors. Existing systems like JANE or whichjournal.com offer recommendations based on similarities of the content. This study invests how more sophisticated factors like openness, price (subscription or article processing charge), speed of publication can be included in the ranking of a recommendation system. The recommendation should also consider the expectations from other stakeholders like libraries or funders.

Item type: Thesis (UNSPECIFIED)
Keywords: Open Access, journal characteristics, selection of journal, publishing behaviour
Subjects: E. Publishing and legal issues. > EB. Printing, electronic publishing, broadcasting.
E. Publishing and legal issues. > ED. Intellectual property: author's rights, ownership, copyright, copyleft, open access.
I. Information treatment for information services > IK. Design, development, implementation and maintenance
Depositing user: Christian Gutknecht
Date deposited: 22 Jul 2014 21:25
Last modified: 02 Oct 2014 12:32
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10760/23523

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