ORCID and Plum™ Analytics Work Together to Maximize Information Available About Scholarly Activities – Researchers Can Connect Their ORCID Identifiers with PlumX Profile

« Researchers can now easily connect with their scholarly activities and contribution while also tracking the metrics from their work by … Continuer la lecture de « ORCID and Plum™ Analytics Work Together to Maximize Information Available About Scholarly Activities – Researchers Can Connect Their ORCID Identifiers with PlumX Profile »

Webinar Replay: Plum Analytics and Our Approach to Altmetrics

« On July 31, Andrea Michalek, Plum Analytics President and co-founder, presented an hour-long webinar about altmetrics in general and PlumX, … Continuer la lecture de « Webinar Replay: Plum Analytics and Our Approach to Altmetrics »

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 »

New edition with updated July 2014 info. 15th edition promoting Green road to Open Access

« …The criteria for inclusion are very simple: The repositories should have their own web domain or subdomain and include at … Continuer la lecture de « New edition with updated July 2014 info. 15th edition promoting Green road to Open Access »

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 »

NISO Altmetrics Standards Project White Paper

« … Summary  In the first phase of the NISO Alternative Assessment Metrics Project (July 2013 through June 2014), three in-person meetings were … Continuer la lecture de « NISO Altmetrics Standards Project White Paper »

Altmetrics in practice: How are institutional repositories using altmetrics today? Adie, Euan; Francois, Sebastien; Nixon, William – Workshop at Open Repositories 2014, Helsinki, Finland, June 9-13, 2014

« … Although alternative metrics (altmetrics) are still in their infancy, the concept of using non-traditional measures to assess research impact has … Continuer la lecture de « Altmetrics in practice: How are institutional repositories using altmetrics today? Adie, Euan; Francois, Sebastien; Nixon, William – Workshop at Open Repositories 2014, Helsinki, Finland, June 9-13, 2014 »

What are the Public Library of Science Collections ? – Part II

« PLOS Collections (1) is a specific section of the Public Library of Science (PLOS) initiative which hosts collections of articles … Continuer la lecture de « What are the Public Library of Science Collections ? – Part II »

PlumX Includes Usage Statistics from EBSCO Databases – The Additional Information will Provide Useful Information on Research Impact

« Metrics from Plum™ Analytics will now include usage statistics for articles and books that are available from EBSCO Information Services … Continuer la lecture de « PlumX Includes Usage Statistics from EBSCO Databases – The Additional Information will Provide Useful Information on Research Impact »

Altmetric Launches New Tool to Help Academic Institutions Track and Report on Broader Impact of Research

« Alternative metrics provider Altmetric today announced the release of Altmetric for Institutions, a web-based software application that enables higher educational … Continuer la lecture de « Altmetric Launches New Tool to Help Academic Institutions Track and Report on Broader Impact of Research »

Un standard ISO pour les indicateurs Altmetrics en discussion

« … Le Niso a donc  entamé une démarche de normalisation des indicateurs de type altmetrics sur les productions scientifiques. Il propose … Continuer la lecture de « Un standard ISO pour les indicateurs Altmetrics en discussion »

College & Research Libraries News – Top trends in academic libraries. A review of the trends and issues affecting academic libraries in higher education

« … Every other year, the ACRL Research Planning and Review Committee produces a document on top trends in academic libraries. This … Continuer la lecture de « College & Research Libraries News – Top trends in academic libraries. A review of the trends and issues affecting academic libraries in higher education »

Plum Analytics Extends PlumX with Enterprise-Level Security. Users Measuring Research Impact Can Use Single Sign On to Authenticate Through Shibboleth

« … By allowing single sign-on, Plum Analytics, an EBSCO company, enables users easier access to the alternative metrics it provides from the authentication … Continuer la lecture de « Plum Analytics Extends PlumX with Enterprise-Level Security. Users Measuring Research Impact Can Use Single Sign On to Authenticate Through Shibboleth »

Research Trends – Issue 37: Special Issue on alternative metrics – Mike Taylor, Gali Halevi and Henk F. Moed

« This special issue of Research Trends is dedicated to altmetrics, or, as some may prefer, alternative metrics. The growing interest … Continuer la lecture de « Research Trends – Issue 37: Special Issue on alternative metrics – Mike Taylor, Gali Halevi and Henk F. Moed »

Novel Research Impact Indicators – Martin Fenner, Jennifer Lin (.pdf)

« Abstract Citation counts and more recently usage statistics provide valuable information about the attention and research impact associated with scholarly publications. … Continuer la lecture de « Novel Research Impact Indicators – Martin Fenner, Jennifer Lin (.pdf) »

Measuring the Value of Journals | Periodicals Price Survey 2014

« Journal price data is important for budget management processes, but price alone is not the sole factor determining value. Some metrics, … Continuer la lecture de « Measuring the Value of Journals | Periodicals Price Survey 2014 »

Springer now sharing data from Altmetric on SpringerLink

« … Springer announced that it has added altmetrics information to every article available on SpringerLink (link.springer.com), the publishing company’s online platform. … Continuer la lecture de « Springer now sharing data from Altmetric on SpringerLink »

Do ‘altmetrics’ correlate with citations? Extensive comparison of altmetric indicators with citations from a multidisciplinary perspective Rodrigo Costas, Zohreh Zahedi and Paul Wouters – CWTS-WP-2014-001 (.pdf)

« Abstract An extensive analysis of the presence of different altmetric indicators provided by Altmetric.com across scientific fields is presented, particularly … Continuer la lecture de « Do ‘altmetrics’ correlate with citations? Extensive comparison of altmetric indicators with citations from a multidisciplinary perspective Rodrigo Costas, Zohreh Zahedi and Paul Wouters – CWTS-WP-2014-001 (.pdf) »

Altmetrics Bibliography – Charles W. Bailey, Jr.

« Introduction The Altmetrics Bibliography includes selected English-language articles and technical reports that are useful in understanding altmetrics. The « altmetrics » concept is still … Continuer la lecture de « Altmetrics Bibliography – Charles W. Bailey, Jr. »

Zenodo, un entrepôt de données

 » Zenodo permet, comme d’autres outils  (figshare, Dryad,…), de déposer des ensembles de donnés et de les lier aux publications scientifiques qui … Continuer la lecture de « Zenodo, un entrepôt de données »

Open science, open access : compte-rendu d’un voyage à San Francisco

 » Du 22 au 30 juillet 2013 se tenait la Semaine Open Science à San Francisco : un cocktail impressionnant de … Continuer la lecture de « Open science, open access : compte-rendu d’un voyage à San Francisco »

NISO to Develop Standards and Recommended Practices for Altmetrics

 » … The National Information Standards Organization (NISO) announces a new two-phase project to study, propose, and develop community-based standards or … Continuer la lecture de « NISO to Develop Standards and Recommended Practices for Altmetrics »

Mike Taylor : « The Challenges of Measuring Social Impact Using Altmetrics »

 » Abstract Altmetrics gives us novel ways of detecting the use and consumption of scholarly publishing beyond formal citation, and it … Continuer la lecture de « Mike Taylor : « The Challenges of Measuring Social Impact Using Altmetrics » »

The fourth annual Research Data Access and Preservation Summit Du 4 au 5 avril 2013 – Baltimore, États-Unis

 » RDAP13, the fourth annual Research Data Access and Preservation Summit, takes place April 4-5, 2013 in Baltimore, MD at … Continuer la lecture de « The fourth annual Research Data Access and Preservation Summit Du 4 au 5 avril 2013 – Baltimore, États-Unis »