Welcome: ISI or Scopous? A webquest for TEFL students who are going to publish their papers.
Description: The present Webquest is designed for those who are eager to learn more about academic publishing, grand bibliographical database services and citation indexing. It will provide good command of knowledge about scientific journals which are periodical publications intended to further the progress of science, normally by reporting new research, and Journal ranking which is widely used in academic circles in the evaluation of an academic journal’s impact and quality. Usually it is based on indexes/abstracts given by ISI, SCOPUS, Google, etc. In order to serve these purposes webquest users are expecting to have very basic understanding of employing computers and the Net.
Grade Level: College / Adult
Curriculum: English / Language Arts
Keywords: Journal Ranking, ISI, Scopus,Thompson Reuters, Master lists, Web of Science, Impact Factor, JCR.
Author(s): Norin Sharif