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Title: Video – Why the h-index is inappropriate for early career researchers
Author/Creator: MyRI, Project Team
Cunningham, Prof. Padraig
Date: 6-Feb-2011
Description: MP4. In this short video, Professor Pádraig Cunningham outlines the basis of the h-index calculation and why it is not a usable metric for early career researchers in Computer Science and in general. Also available in our YouTube channel.
Subject keyword : MyRI
Citation Analysis
Bibliometrics for Researchers
Subject keyword (controlled): Academic teaching and learning support
Research Methods
Computer Science
Intended Level: 10 – Doctoral degree / Higher doctorate
9 – Masters degree / Post grad. diploma
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Rights: Some Rights Reserved; Open Access NDLR Licence (Creative Commons Attribution-Non-Commercial-Share Alike 3.0 Unported) Applies 
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