Universalizing science: alternative indices to direct research

« Measurement is a complicated but very necessary task. Many indices have been created in an effort to define the quality … Continuer la lecture de « Universalizing science: alternative indices to direct research »

An introduction to altmetrics for librarians, researchers and academics

« (…)The book looks at how altmetrics came about and their connection back to the first rumblings of the social web … Continuer la lecture de « An introduction to altmetrics for librarians, researchers and academics »

Badges for Books provides title and chapter-level attention insights for authors, editors and readers to monitor and report on the wider dissemination and influence of their scholarly writing

« Altmetric today announce the launch of Altmetric Badges for Books, enabling publishers to provide an at-a-glance summary of the online … Continuer la lecture de « Badges for Books provides title and chapter-level attention insights for authors, editors and readers to monitor and report on the wider dissemination and influence of their scholarly writing »

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 »

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 »