Los criterios de calidad editorial LATINDEX en el marco de la evaluación de las revistas españolas de Humanidades y Ciencias Sociales

Revista española de Documentación Científica (Impact Factor: 0.57). 01/2002;
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ABSTRACT After a short description of the regional information system LATINDEX, the results of the application of editorial quality criteria to the Spanish journals in Social Sciences and Humanities are given. The authors analyse, from the obtained data, the presence of Spanish journals in the LATINDEX Catalogue. Complementary assessment criteria to decide the permanence or not of journals in ISOC data base are explained, emphasizing the international diffusion aspects. Finally, a content evaluation is announced for a next future.Tras una breve presentación del Sistema regional de Información LATINDEX, se aportan los resultados de la aplicación de los criterios de calidad editorial a las revistas españolas de Humanidades y Ciencias Sociales. Partiendo de los datos obtenidos, se analiza la presencia de las revistas en el Catálogo y se describen los criterios complementarios de valoración aplicados para decidir la permanencia o no de las revistas en la base de datos ISOC. Se hace especial mención de los aspectos de difusión internacional y se perfila un estudio de valoración de contenidos para un próximo futuro.

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