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A Call to Improve South Africa's Journals

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Science  12 May 2006:
Vol. 312, Issue 5775, pp. 831
DOI: 10.1126/science.312.5775.831b

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PRETORIA, SOUTH AFRICA-- A new report by South Africa's national science academy concludes that about half of the country's 255 accredited research journals have virtually no impact abroad and less than a tenth of them are even indexed on international citation lists. (Read more.)