In July, Yves Gingras published an article about the institutions’ ability to manipulate global rankings in the online newspaper University World News. This article also lead to an interview in the Times Higher Education.

Gingras, Yves et Vincent Larivière
« Measuring Interdisciplinarity » 
dans B. Cronin et C. Sugimoto (Eds) 
Beyond Bibliometrics: Harnessing Multidimensional Indicators of Scholarly Impact 
Cambridge MA, MIT Press (2014) 
pp. 187-200


Gingras, Yves
Les dérives de l'évaluation de la recherche,
du bon usage de la bibliométrie

Paris, Raisons d'agir Éditions
 (2014) 122p.



The OST has a world-class expertise in research evaluation, through a sustained commitment in four key areas:

  • Implementation and maintenance of databases
  • Development of research and evaluation methodologies
  • Basic research in scientometrics
  • Production of scientometric and technometric evaluative studies