August 2013; 39(3)


Journal editing: making an impact. Armen Yuri Gasparyan [PDF]


Original Articles

3D or 3-D: a study of terminology, usage and style. Andrew J. Woods [PDF]



Journal Impact Factor: “the poor man’s citation analysis” and alternative approaches. Werner Marx, Lutz Bornmann [PDF]

Journal Impact Factor: baby and bathwater discarded? R. Grant Steen [PDF]

Grey literature: a growing need for good practice. Paola De Castro, Sandra Salinetti [PDF]

Common errors to look out for in medical papers. Nikhil Pinto [PDF]

On the current presentation of scientific papers: 4. Spacing things out. Denys Wheatley [PDF]


Reports of meetings

The Third World Conference on Research Integrity: at EASE with publication ethics. Ana Marušić [PDF]

Annual Meeting of the Council of Science Editors. Clarinda Cerejo [PDF]

Annual Meeting of the Society for Scholarly Publishing. Marisha Fonseca [PDF]


Book reviews

How to Prepare a Scientific Doctoral Dissertation Based on Research Articles by Björn Gustavii. Christiaan Sterken [PDF]

Eloquent Science: A Practical Guide to Becoming a Better Writer, Speaker, & Atmospheric Scientist, by David M. Schult. Pippa Smart [PDF]


Regular features

EASE-Forum Digest [PDF]

The Editor’s Bookshelf [PDF]

My Life as an Editor – Bob Campbell [PDF]

News Notes [PDF]

This Site I Like: The Research Collaboratory for Structural Bioinformatics website: proteins and nucleic acids visualisation for the curious editor. Arturo Robertazzi [PDF]