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The Retraction Watch Database

Presentation about retractiondatabase.org to the Joint Roadmap for Open Science Tools Workshop, Berkeley, 2018

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The Retraction Watch Database

  1. 1. Ivan Oransky, MD Co-Founder, Retraction Watch Distinguished Writer In Residence, NYU (Journalism) Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, NYU @ivanoransky/@retractionwatch The Retraction Watch Database Joint Roadmap for Open Science Tools Workshop Berkeley August 27, 2018
  2. 2. What Happens to Retracted Papers’ Citations? -Assn of College & Research Libraries 2011
  3. 3. What Happens to Retracted Papers’ Citations? -Assn of College & Research Libraries 2011 Of 391 citations analyzed, only 6% acknowledge the retraction.
  4. 4. What Happens to Retracted Papers’ Citations?
  5. 5. What Happens to Retracted Papers’ Citations? The major findings are that both citation counts and Mendeley reader counts continue to grow after retraction.
  6. 6. Do Journals Get the Word Out? Journal of Librarianship and Scholarly Communication, January 8, 2018
  7. 7. Do Journals Get the Word Out? Of the 812 records for retracted publications, 40.0% (n=325) did not indicate that the paper had been retracted. Journal of Librarianship and Scholarly Communication, January 8, 2018
  8. 8. Retractions By The Numbers Year # of Retractions # of Papers Published % 2000 36 1MM .004 2008 360 1.2MM .030 2010 4822 1.4MM .344* 2014 802 1.6MM .050 2016 1359 1.8MM .068 retractiondatabase.org
  9. 9. The Retraction Watch Database retractiondatabase.org

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