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Wiley's Performance in the 2016 Journal Citation Report
The Journal Citation Report (JCR) by Clarivate Analytics provides quantitative tools for ranking, evaluating, categorizing, and comparing journals. An important tool in the JCR is the Impact factor. It measures the frequency with which the "average article" in a journal has been cited in a certain period and is the oldest and most popular tool for measuring the quality of journals within disciplines. It is commonly used by researchers for deciding which journals to publish in, and by librarians for collection management.

In the annual JCR released in June 2017, Wiley reported strong performance and maintained its #3 position in terms of the number of titles indexed, articles published and citations received. Here's a summary of the key highlights:

2016 JCR

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Wiley Content Sharing
On 31st July, Wiley announced the availability of Content Sharing across its research portfolio of more than 1,700 journals. The launch follows a successful four-month trial that began in early 2017. Wiley Content Sharing facilitates collaboration by allowing authors and subscribers to share free-to-read full-text articles with non-subscribers. This new functionality provides the public with greater access to research when following links from selected media outlets globally.

"Wiley Content Sharing will provide researchers with more opportunities to collaborate and share their results, while also gaining higher visibility and recognition for their work,"
Judy Verses, EVP, Research, Wiley

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National License Agreement Provides India with Unlimited Access to the Cochrane Library
Wiley is pleased to announce that over 1.3 billion residents of India will have one-click access to more than 7,000 published systematic reviews in healthcare interventions through the Cochrane Library. The license will run from 2017 to 2020 and access is provided through IP recognition. The collaboration is made possible thanks to the National Medical Library in India.

"This national license will have a great impact on the quality of evidence and research used in healthcare interventions across India. We are very committed to future-proofing our healthcare system and by enabling one-click free access to the Cochrane Library we are looking after our population."
Dr. K.P Singh, Director - National Medical Library

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Botanical Society of America and Wiley Confirm New Publishing Partnership
Wiley is delighted to announce its selection by the Botanical Society of America (BSA) as publishing partner for its esteemed scholarly journals, the American Journal of Botany and Applications in Plant Sciences. Founded in 1893, the BSA is a leading international professional society with over 3,000 members.

Wiley will assume publishing responsibility for the BSA's highly regarded journals, beginning in January 2018 and the titles will be hosted on Wiley Online Library, including back file content from American Journal of Botany dating back to 1914.

"Wiley's proven expertise in scientific publishing and marketing will not only expand the reach of BSA publications, but also provide enhanced tools and technologies to assist our authors and members with the publication process and the dissemination of their research."
BSA President, Dr. Loren Rieseberg

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Wiley and International AIDS Society Confirm New Publishing Partnership
On 13th July, Wiley announced a new partnership with the International AIDS Society (IAS) to publish their fully open access journal, Journal of the International AIDS Society (JIAS). JIAS is well-established with an Impact Factor of 6.296, and all articles in the journal are open access and free to view, download and share.

"We look forward to drawing on Wiley's vast publishing experience and are confident that the HIV research community and the public will both benefit from this new partnership."
IAS Executive Director, Owen Ryan

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Highlights from Wiley Exchanges
Wiley Exchanges is an online community for researchers, learners, and professionals to share ideas and collaborate on opportunities as they pursue their goals. Check some of the latest posts:

Wiley Exchanges

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