, Volume 58, Issue 6, pp 12–13 | Cite as

Impact Factor: Early Career Research & Digital Scholarship

  • Laura A. PasquiniEmail author
  • Jenny S. Wakefield
  • Tiffany Roman


It is becoming increasingly vital to publish and share research as well as get citations for the purpose of researcher visibility. The publishing options available for research distribution seem endless. It really is an academic jungle out there! This article reviews why early career researchers and graduate scholars should consider their research impact in the digital age.


digital scholarship open access impact factor research publishing 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Laura A. Pasquini
    • 1
    Email author
  • Jenny S. Wakefield
    • 1
  • Tiffany Roman
    • 2
  1. 1.University of North TexasDentonUSA
  2. 2.Indiana UniversityBloomingtonUSA

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