San Francisco Declaration on Research Assessment is now five years old. Where next for DORA?

« (…) Five years ago at the American Society of Cell Biology Annual Meeting in San Francisco, leading cell biologists, editors … Continuer la lecture de « San Francisco Declaration on Research Assessment is now five years old. Where next for DORA? »

The catalogue that made metrics, and changed science

« In 1830, Charles Babbage had an unusual idea. Exasperated by how little recognition science was getting in England, the computer … Continuer la lecture de « The catalogue that made metrics, and changed science »

Journée « Innométriques 2017 » – Métriques de la publication scientifique : Nouvelles pratiques, nouveaux usages

« 30 novembre 2017 – CNRS – Campus Gérard-Mégie OBJECTIFS : La Journée « Innométriques 2017 » propose de réunir la … Continuer la lecture de « Journée « Innométriques 2017 » – Métriques de la publication scientifique : Nouvelles pratiques, nouveaux usages »

Research Impact Metrics: A Faculty Perspective

« Les bibliothèques universitaires mettent de plus en plus l’accent sur la communication savante. Ce faisant, les bibliothécaires se demandent comment … Continuer la lecture de « Research Impact Metrics: A Faculty Perspective »

Higher education & research in France, facts and figures 10th edition – June 2017

« This tenth edition is more than ever a reference tool for all those involved in higher education and research as … Continuer la lecture de « Higher education & research in France, facts and figures 10th edition – June 2017 »

More researchers to now benefit from Plum Analytics Metrics

« PlumX Metrics now integrated into leading Elsevier products and services Elsevier, the information analytics company specializing in science and health, … Continuer la lecture de « More researchers to now benefit from Plum Analytics Metrics »

The measure of metrics

« Change is constant in scholarly publishing; nowhere more than in the world of metrics. Here, four industry leaders offer Tim … Continuer la lecture de « The measure of metrics »

Make Data Count: Building a system to support recognition of data as a first class research output

« The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation has made a 2-year, $747K award to the California Digital Library, DataCite and DataONE to … Continuer la lecture de « Make Data Count: Building a system to support recognition of data as a first class research output »

A systematic identification and analysis of scientists on Twitter

« Metrics derived from Twitter and other social media—often referred to as altmetrics—are increasingly used to estimate the broader social impacts … Continuer la lecture de « A systematic identification and analysis of scientists on Twitter »

Metrics for openness

« The characterization of scholarly communication is dominated by citation-based measures. In this paper we propose several metrics to describe different … Continuer la lecture de « Metrics for openness »

LIBER: The Leiden Manifesto under review: What libraries can learn from it

« This paper is a critical discussion of the Leiden Manifesto for libraries already engaged in bibliometric practices. It offers practical … Continuer la lecture de « LIBER: The Leiden Manifesto under review: What libraries can learn from it »

Publier et évaluer autrement

« Une évaluation fondée sur les principes de la science Ouvrir les données et publier autrement Comment rendre son rapport de … Continuer la lecture de « Publier et évaluer autrement »

Altmetrics: The Emerging Alternative Metrics for Web Research Analysis

« The use of web 2.0 is becoming the essential part of present day life. People are spending time for many … Continuer la lecture de « Altmetrics: The Emerging Alternative Metrics for Web Research Analysis »

Journée INNOMETRIQUES – CNRS, 17 octobre 2016 – La publication scientifique à l’heure du TDM

Rapport de synthèse et Propositions d’action pour 2017 « Le colloque Innométriques qui s’est tenu au Campus Gérard Mégie du CNRS … Continuer la lecture de « Journée INNOMETRIQUES – CNRS, 17 octobre 2016 – La publication scientifique à l’heure du TDM »

Royaume-Uni : New Forum for Responsible Research Metrics launched

« A group of research funders, sector bodies and infrastructure experts are working in partnership to promote the responsible use of … Continuer la lecture de « Royaume-Uni : New Forum for Responsible Research Metrics launched »

Mastering Open Access Metrics

« Like their subscription-based counterparts, Open Access articles’ metadata is essential to measuring its impact in the academic world. Open Access … Continuer la lecture de « Mastering Open Access Metrics »

JOURNÉE INNOMÉTRIQUES

« Le colloque Innométriques aura lieu le 17 octobre 2016 au CNRS, campus Gérard Mégie. Il vise à vise à répondre … Continuer la lecture de « JOURNÉE INNOMÉTRIQUES »

Anne E. Rauh: Altmetrics in the Library

« Research libraries assist scholars in demonstrating the value of their scholarly output through citation metrics and other measures. As the … Continuer la lecture de « Anne E. Rauh: Altmetrics in the Library »

A success story – Bookmetrix’s first year of empowering book authors

« Bookmetrix, a new platform launched at last year’s London Book Fair, celebrates its first year of operation. Bookmetrix reports how … Continuer la lecture de « A success story – Bookmetrix’s first year of empowering book authors »

Repères RSTI – The Metric Tide: Report of the Independent Review of the Role of Metrics in Research Assessment and Management

« Après quinze mois de consultation et de collecte de données, les auteurs de cet avis du Higher Education Funding Council … Continuer la lecture de « Repères RSTI – The Metric Tide: Report of the Independent Review of the Role of Metrics in Research Assessment and Management »

Journal Metrics live on Scopus

« Last week, we announced that the 2014 journal metrics values were launched and freely available on www.journalmetrics.com. This week, we’re … Continuer la lecture de « Journal Metrics live on Scopus »

Publier la Science n°8 / juin 2015. INRA (.pdf)

Réseaux sociaux Rédaction Métriques et impact Libre accès Evaluation Ethique Processus de publication Données de la recherche Communication scientifique Outils … Continuer la lecture de « Publier la Science n°8 / juin 2015. INRA (.pdf) »

Research Information – June/July 2015

« … Long live the MOOC As digital technologies re-shape traditional teaching methods in higher education, the MOOC is finding its feet, … Continuer la lecture de « Research Information – June/July 2015 »

Où en est-on des réseaux sociaux académiques ?

« Alors que l’utilisation des réseaux sociaux de chercheurs est toujours croissante, que les éditeurs s’y intéressent de plus en plus … Continuer la lecture de « Où en est-on des réseaux sociaux académiques ? »

Le manifeste de Leiden pour la mesure de la recherche

« The Leiden manifesto for research Metrics, Nature, 520, 429-431 by Diana Hicks, Paul Wouters, Ludo Waltman, Sarah de Rijcke & … Continuer la lecture de « Le manifeste de Leiden pour la mesure de la recherche »

CABI and PlumX Partner in Pilot Program

« Scientists at CABI will be able to gauge the impact of their agricultural and environmental research in several unique ways … Continuer la lecture de « CABI and PlumX Partner in Pilot Program »

Scopus increases interoperability with SciVal and introduces new journal metric

« On December 4, Scopus released two important new features. The Scopus header has been redesigned to increase the interoperability with … Continuer la lecture de « Scopus increases interoperability with SciVal and introduces new journal metric »

Le futur des logiciels bibliographiques

« Voici la présentation faite par Frédéric Clavert, membre du Blog Zotero francophone, à la journée « Regard(s) sur les logiciels bibliographiques, … Continuer la lecture de « Le futur des logiciels bibliographiques »

Research Trends: Special Issue on the 10 years of Scopus

« Since its launch in the fall of 2004, Scopus has established itself as the largest abstract and citation database of … Continuer la lecture de « Research Trends: Special Issue on the 10 years of Scopus »

LIBER signs the San Francisco Declaration on Research Assessment

« At the October Executive Board meeting in Lausanne  the LIBER Executive Board agreed to sign the San Francisco Declaration on Research … Continuer la lecture de « LIBER signs the San Francisco Declaration on Research Assessment »

From Attention to Citation: What are altmetrics and how do they work?

« Scholarly and social impacts of scientific publications could be measured by various metrics, including article usage, Mendeley readership and Altmetric … Continuer la lecture de « From Attention to Citation: What are altmetrics and how do they work? »

Digital Content Next Research Reveals 80 Percent of Digital Publishers Are Interested in Using Time-Based Metrics to Price and Sell Ads

« More than half of leading publishers see attention metrics as next new standard; Publishers identify lack of standardized metrics and … Continuer la lecture de « Digital Content Next Research Reveals 80 Percent of Digital Publishers Are Interested in Using Time-Based Metrics to Price and Sell Ads »

Scopus h-index being updated to include content from 1970 to the present

« The Scopus Cited Reference Expansion, announced in March, is well on its way. Our October 23 release saw the expansion … Continuer la lecture de « Scopus h-index being updated to include content from 1970 to the present »

Publier à l’ère des Big Data

« Via un anodin tweet à l’occasion de la Foire de Francfort, le cyberlibraire et fournisseur de supports de lecture électronique … Continuer la lecture de « Publier à l’ère des Big Data »

Making Data Count: PLOS, CDL, and DataONE join forces to build incentives for data sharing

« In partnership with the University of California Curation Center at the California Digital Library,and DataONE, we are pleased to announce the launch of a … Continuer la lecture de « Making Data Count: PLOS, CDL, and DataONE join forces to build incentives for data sharing »

Usage Metrics & the Taylor & Francis Open Access Survey

« Taylor & Francis recently published their annual Open Access Survey. This is a survey they conducted of the authors they … Continuer la lecture de « Usage Metrics & the Taylor & Francis Open Access Survey »

PlumX Adds Further Book Support with Goodreads Metrics

« Plum AnalyticsTM considers books an important research output or artifact, as demonstrated by our use of OCLC WorldCat metrics (see this blog … Continuer la lecture de « PlumX Adds Further Book Support with Goodreads Metrics »

Working Paper: “Google Scholar Metrics 2014: a Low Cost Bibliometric Tool” – Alberto Martín-Martín, Juan Manuel Ayllón, Enrique Orduña-Malea, Emilio Delgado López-Cózar

« Abstract We analyse the main features of the third edition of Google Scholar Metrics (GSM), released in June 2014, focusing … Continuer la lecture de « Working Paper: “Google Scholar Metrics 2014: a Low Cost Bibliometric Tool” – Alberto Martín-Martín, Juan Manuel Ayllón, Enrique Orduña-Malea, Emilio Delgado López-Cózar »

A broader view of research impact through Altmetric – Euan Adie, Founder of Altmetric

« The rapidly evolving academic research and publishing community is seeing many digital developments, one of which is being compared to … Continuer la lecture de « A broader view of research impact through Altmetric – Euan Adie, Founder of Altmetric »

2013 SNIP and SJR journal metrics now available in Scopus

« …via the Journal Analyzer functionality in Scopus. The Journal Analyzer allows you to select up to 10 journals for comparison; the results … Continuer la lecture de « 2013 SNIP and SJR journal metrics now available in Scopus »

The rejection of metrics for the REF does not take account of existing problems of determining research quality

« Amidst heavy scepticism over the role of metrics in research assessments, Martin Smith [Professor of Politics at the University of York] wonders whether the … Continuer la lecture de « The rejection of metrics for the REF does not take account of existing problems of determining research quality »