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Discussion, criticism and advice-giving: content analysis of health blogs. - Scientific American (blog) - http://news.google.com/news...
Discussion, criticism and advice-giving: content analysis of health blogs. Scientific American (blog) ... held accountable for criticism of, say, colleagues. Blogs posts are already a source of alternative metrics (altmetrics), but to be accepted as a valid source of impact in the scientific community, they (and other altmetrics) must be better ...
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Autism Speaks to Use PlumX to Track Research Impact - IT Business Net - http://news.google.com/news...
Autism Speaks to Use PlumX to Track Research Impact IT Business Net It delivers a more complete picture of research and answers questions about research impact by gathering altmetrics or alternative metrics which are metrics around artifacts such as articles, clinical trials, blog posts, grants, books, theses ...
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Autism Speaks to Use PlumX™ to Track Research Impact - PR Web (press release) - http://news.google.com/news...
Autism Speaks to Use PlumX™ to Track Research Impact PR Web (press release) It delivers a more complete picture of research and answers questions about research impact by gathering “altmetrics” or “alternative metrics” which are metrics around artifacts such as articles, clinical trials, blog posts, grants, books, theses ...
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The MARquee » Blog Archive » NISO Issues Altmetrics White Paper ... - http://nnlm.gov/mar...
The National Information Standards Organization (NISO) has released a draft white paper summarizing Phase I of its Alternative Assessment Metrics (Altmetrics) Project for public comment. The Initiative was launched in July ...
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Publication metrics in a changing landscape - Research Information (press release) - http://news.google.com/news...
Publication metrics in a changing landscape Research Information (press release) In addition, the sharing and mentioning of scientific articles on social network sites such as Twitter and Facebook forms the basis of altmetrics, alternative metrics making use of the large quantities of structured data that these sites provide to ...
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Ten reasons you should put altmetrics on your CV right now ... - http://blog.impactstory.org/altmetr...
The most obvious benefit of including altmetrics on a CV is that you're providing more information than your CV's readers already have. Readers can still assess the CV items just as they've always done: based on title, journal ...
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NISO Altmetrics Draft Now Open for Public Comment - InfoToday.com - http://news.google.com/news...
NISO Altmetrics Draft Now Open for Public Comment InfoToday.com NISO (National Information Standards Organization) released a white paper draft that is open for public comment through July 18, 2014. The “NISO Altmetrics Standards Project White Paper” covers the potential development of standards and recommended ...
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Science: It's Always Better With Beer - New Haven Independent - http://news.google.com/news...
Science: It's Always Better With Beer New Haven Independent “It is our absolute responsibility not just to publish in journals that our colleagues will read, but to share this knowledge…most scientists don't feel any responsibility, because it doesn't help with tenure, but a lot of us are pushing for ...
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Standards: NISO Releases Draft of White Paper With Results From ... - http://www.infodocket.com/2014...
NISO's Altmetrics project gathered together the variety of stakeholders in this arena to better understand the issues, obtain their input on what issues could best be addressed with standards or recommended practices, and ...
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Visualize Impact with the Plum Print from Plum™ Analytics - DigitalJournal.com - http://news.google.com/news...
Visualize Impact with the Plum Print from Plum™ Analytics DigitalJournal.com Plum Analytics gathers metrics (often called altmetrics) about research from more than thirty sources including PLOS, PubMed and YouTube, and categorizes them into Usage, Captures, Mentions, Social Media and Citations. Its product, PlumX, is an impact ... and more »
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Analyzing Twitter with MATLAB - Automated Trader (blog) - http://news.google.com/news...
Analyzing Twitter with MATLAB Automated Trader (blog) So much so, that social media metrics are now considered part of altmetrics, an alternative to the established metrics such as citations to measure the impact of scientific papers. Today's guest blogger, Toshi, will show you how to access the Twitter ...
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Altmetrics in the Humanities and Social Sciences | Altmetric.com - http://www.altmetric.com/blog...
This is a guest blog post written by Mads Bomholt, Customer Support and Data Coordinator at Altmetric. Mads is also currently working towards a PhD in 19th Century Imperialism at King's College London. Scholars working in ...
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Open Science & Altmetrics Monthly Roundup (May 2014 ... - http://blog.impactstory.org/may-201...
Open Science & Altmetrics Monthly Roundup (May 2014). Don't have time to stay on top of the most important Open Science and Altmetrics news? We've gathered the very best of the month in this post. Read on!
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Altmetrics: A librarian's outlook on potential applications | Library ... - http://libraryconnect.elsevier.com/article...
Librarians cannot ignore altmetrics. They are turning up in subscription products that we buy and open access sources and tools we recommend. Librarians need to assess the potential for altmetrics to properly support ...
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Plum Analytics Extends PlumX with Enterprise-Level Security - DigitalJournal.com - http://news.google.com/news...
Plum Analytics Extends PlumX with Enterprise-Level Security DigitalJournal.com Plum Analytics gathers metrics (often called altmetrics) about research from more than thirty sources including PLOS, PubMed and YouTube, and categorizes them into Usage, Captures, Mentions, Social Media and Citations. Its product, PlumX, is an impact ... and more »
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Altmetrics tell a story, but can you read it? | Library Connect - http://libraryconnect.elsevier.com/article...
Altmetrics data reveal what scholars are using to research and what kinds of research outputs are being reused. They tell us the story of what people in society are talking about. Where does altmetric data come from? Altmetric ...
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Cooperstown, Ground Zero for Altmetrics | The Scholarly Kitchen - http://scholarlykitchen.sspnet.org/2014...
The altmetrics movement is a key aspect of scholarly communications today. We can learn more about altmetrics by studying the statistical analysis of baseball.
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Altmetrics, library outreach, and value - American Library Association - http://www.acrl.ala.org/value...
Altmetrics, going beyond citation counts to measure scholarly impact via blog posts, twitter and other forms of social media, is becoming a hot topic in library literature as well as more general scholarly communication.
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Altmetrics: Mistaking the Means for the End | The Scholarly Kitchen - http://scholarlykitchen.sspnet.org/2014...
This Spring has been a season of altmetrics, at least for me, as I have spent much of the last two months either moderating panel discussions on alternative and new metrics, or giving requested talks on the subject. I've spoken ...
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Library Intelligencer » Altmetrics as indicators of public impact - http://blogs.unimelb.edu.au/library...
http://www.slideshare.net/patlori.... Scholarly citations can be traced all the way back to the 15th century, but in the 21st century the internet, social media and the open access movement have ...
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Telling stories with altmetrics | Think Links - http://thinklinks.wordpress.com/2013...
Altmetrics has seen an increasing interest as an alternative to traditional measures of academic performance. This past week I gave a talk in Amsterdam for Open Access week about how altmetrics can be used by academics ...
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Telling stories with altmetrics | Web & Media VU - http://wm.cs.vu.nl/blogs...
Altmetrics has seen an increasing interest as an alternative to traditional measures of academic performance. This past week I gave a talk in Amsterdam for Open Access week about how altmetrics can be used by academics ...
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Twitter neemt wetenschap steeds meer de maat - Volkskrant - http://news.google.com/news...
Volkskrant Twitter neemt wetenschap steeds meer de maat Volkskrant Zogeheten altmetrics beginnen een serieuze aanvulling te worden op de traditionele citatie-indices die aangeven hoe vaak een gepubliceerd artikel wordt aangehaald in andere artikelen. 'We hebben met alle grote partijen inmiddels wel een keer aan tafel ... and more »
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Twitter neemt wetenschap steeds meer de maat - Volkskrant - http://news.google.com/news...
Twitter neemt wetenschap steeds meer de maat Volkskrant Zogeheten altmetrics beginnen een serieuze aanvulling te worden op de traditionele citatie-indices die aangeven hoe vaak een gepubliceerd artikel wordt aangehaald in andere artikelen. 'We hebben met alle grote partijen inmiddels wel een keer aan tafel ...
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OA-Tage 2013: Entwicklung in Richtung Open Science findet verstärkt ... - Juraforum.de - http://news.google.com/news...
OA-Tage 2013: Entwicklung in Richtung Open Science findet verstärkt ... Juraforum.de 2) Die Impact-Messung von Open-Access-Publikationen standardisiert sich zunehmend (z.B. COUNTER-Downloads, Altmetrics). Dadurch lässt sich z.B. die Nutzung und der Impact von frei im Netz verfügbaren Veröffentlichungen klarer beziffern. and more »
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The Canadian War on Science: Updates to the chronology of the Conservative ... - Straight.com - http://news.google.com/news...
Straight.com The Canadian War on Science: Updates to the chronology of the Conservative ... Straight.com ... just how many new items I was able to find (with the crowdsourced help of all of you out there) in a few short months. The response to my initial post has been incredibly gratifying. Please see my #altmetrics post for a slightly out of date list of ...
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Why altmetrics are about more than just research impact ~ libfocus ... - http://www.libfocus.com/2013...
Much of the discussion around altmetrics to date has centred on the debate around measuring impact, and whether traditional citation-based measures can offer a true reflection of the use, engagement with and value of ...
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Oct. 21-27: Open access unlocks information for everyone, everywhere - WSU News - http://news.google.com/news...
WSU News Oct. 21-27: Open access unlocks information for everyone, everywhere WSU News He will discuss the latest developments in open access and reflect on almost two years of experience collecting, analyzing and visualizing alternative metrics or “altmetrics”- alternative systems for analyzing citations and the impact of scholarship in ...
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Free Livestream Available for NISO Altmetrics Project Meeting on ... - http://www.sspnet.org/communi...
Free Livestream Available for NISO Altmetrics Project Meeting on October 9. October 7, 2013 – As previously announced, NISO is undertaking—with a grant from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation—a two-phase initiative to explore, identify, and ...
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Scholarship 2.0: An Idea Whose Time Has Come: NISO Altmetrics ... - http://scholarship20.blogspot.com/2013...
As previously announced, NISO is undertaking—with a grant from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation—a two-phase initiative to explore, identify, and advance standards and/or best practices related to a new suite of assessment ...
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