Citations on preprints

Preprints is a relatively new class of scientific publications that seek to expedite the publication of results and new ideas in an updatable format. Specifically, new versions of the same article could be posted when ready. Thus, the publication format provides a forum for the discussion of new ideas and data, and allows authors to … More Citations on preprints

Citations in preprints are also accounted for in Google Scholar Citations

Google Scholar Citations is a free service from Google Scholar that tracks the number of citations that a particular article or preprint earn. As an observation, I noted that Google Scholar Citations also account for citations in preprints, which is a strong acknowledgement to the increasingly important role played by preprints in providing an early … More Citations in preprints are also accounted for in Google Scholar Citations