June 2018 Scholarly Impact Report

FIU Law Library is pleased to report the following scholarly impact achievements made by FIU Law in June 2018.

Our institutional repository, eCollections @ FIU Law Library had 2715 full-text downloads and 27 new submissions were posted, bringing the total works to 1610. Florida International University College of Law scholarship was read by 324 institutions across 112 countries. Here are the details:

The most popular papers were:

Thomas E. Baker
The Impropriety of Expert Witness Testimony on the Law (115 downloads)

Eden Sarid
Don’t Be a Drag, Just Be a Queen—How Drag Queens Protect their Intellectual Property without Law (67 downloads)

Eloisa Rodriguez-Dod
Ashes to Ashes: Comparative Law Regarding Survivors’ Disputes Concerning Cremation and Cremated Remains (65 downloads)

The most popular publications were:

Faculty Publications (1273 downloads)

FIU Law Review (903 downloads)

Ceramic Wares (344 downloads)

As part of the dual upload and scholarly impact process utilized by FIU Law Library’s Digital Initiatives Center, we are also increasing our scholarly impact in SSRN. Works in our FIU College of Law Legal Studies Research Paper Series achieved 592 downloads. Here are the most downloaded works for June 2018 in SSRN:

Abstract ID Title Authors Total Valid
2960192 Using Science to Build Better Learners: One School’s Successful Efforts to Raise Its Bar Passage Rates in an Era of Decline Louis N. Schulze 365
3103017 ‘Nationwide’ Injunctions are Really ‘Universal’ Injunctions and They Are Never Appropriate Howard Wasserman 11
3171563 Spanish Law and Its Expansion M. C. Mirow 8

According to HeinOnline’s Author Profiles, our faculty authors have been cited 5524 times in case law and legal scholarship.

Congratulations to FIU Law!

This report is produced by FIU Law Library’s Digital Initiatives Center. The Digital Initiatives Center digitizes, uploads and disseminates the scholarship of FIU Law through our institutional repository, eCollections @ FIU Law Library, the FIU College of Law Legal Studies Research Paper Series in SSRN, Selected Works from bepress, and HeinOnline’s Author Profiles.