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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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Driving Altmetrics Performance Through Marketing — A New ... - http://scholarlykitchen.sspnet.org/2013...
Does the rise of altmetrics mean a shift in the journal publishing landscape where marketing and publicity efforts surrounding articles take precedence?
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'Plum'ming the Depths of Altmetrics: OCLC and Plum Analytics Strike a Deal - InfoToday.com - http://news.google.com/news...
'Plum'ming the Depths of Altmetrics: OCLC and Plum Analytics Strike a Deal InfoToday.com An altmetrics company founded just over a year ago, Plum Analytics concentrates on tracking the impact of research beyond the traditional metrics that are based on citation counts, such as those supplied by the Journal Impact Factor from Thomson ...
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Visualizing Article Performance — Altmetrics Searches for ... - http://scholarlykitchen.sspnet.org/2013...
The design and construction of article performance measures can reveal deeply held biases.
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UITS News | IUScholarWorks, statistics, and altmetrics - http://uitsnews.iu.edu/2013...
IUScholarWorks, statistics, and altmetrics. Jim Halliday will present as part of the Digital Library Brown Bag Series: Wednesday, Oct. 23, noon; Wells Library E174. Online: http://breeze.iu.edu/diglib. Tags: events. << Back ...
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Altmetrics beyond the numbers | AoB Blog - http://aobblog.com/2013...
"When does promotion become gaming?" asks altmetric.com. A good altmetric system may be inherently hard to game without adding value to discussions.
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Altmetrics: Present and Future (SIG/MET) - Scholarship 2.0 - http://scholarship20.blogspot.com/2013...
Dr. Cassidy Sugimoto, Indiana University Bloomington; Judit Bar-Ilan, Bar-Ilan University; William Gunn, Mendeley; Stefanie Haustein, Université de Montréal; Stacy Konkiel, Indiana University Bloomington,; Vincent Larivière, ...
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NISO > Altmetrics Steering Group - Scholarship 2.0 - http://scholarship20.blogspot.com/2013...
Wed, 11 Sep 2013 > MP3 recording - Altmetrics Steering Group call - September 10, 2013 (6MB); Thu, 05 Sep 2013MP3 recording - Altmetrics Steering Group call - September 4, 2013 (5MB); Tue, 03 Sep 2013 > MP3 ...
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DigitalKoans » Blog Archive » "A Look at Altmetrics and Its Growing ... - http://digital-scholarship.org/digital...
This document serves as an informational review of the emerging field and practices of alternative metrics or altmetrics. It is intended to be used by librarians and faculty members in research libraries and universities to better ...
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Altmetrics: New Partnership Brings OCLC WorldCat Data to Plum ... - http://www.infodocket.com/2013...
OCLC has established a partnership with Plum Analytics, an altmetrics organization that develops analytical tools for scholars and researchers, to leverage WorldCat data to help researchers better analyze and measure the ...
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Should We Ditch Journal Impact Factor? - ScienceCareers.org - http://news.google.com/news...
Should We Ditch Journal Impact Factor? ScienceCareers.org ... tenure committees to “eliminate the use of journal-based metrics, such as Journal Impact Factors, in funding, appointment, and promotion considerations,” and to encourage the development of alternative metrics (altmetrics) to measure a scientist's ...
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S&TL > Introduction to Altmetrics for Science ... - Scholarship 2.0 - http://scholarship20.blogspot.com/2013...
Quantifying scholarly output via citation metrics is the time-honored method to gauge academic success. Altmetrics, or alternative citation metrics, provide researchers and scholars with new ways to track influence across ...
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17 Essential Altmetrics Resources | Scholarly Communication - https://blogs.libraries.iub.edu/scholco...
Some have posited that altmetrics (article-level metrics that measure impact across the social web) may be a good replacement for the impact factor; others contend that altmetrics can serve only as a supplement to existing, ...
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Gaming altmetrics | Altmetric.com - http://www.altmetric.com/blog...
Many people looking at altmetrics use a lot of social media data and there are well-established spammy industries built up around paying for tweets and Facebook Likes. Given that we know a small minority of researchers ...
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Should We Ditch Journal Impact Factor? - Science Careers Blog (blog) - http://news.google.com/news...
Should We Ditch Journal Impact Factor? Science Careers Blog (blog) ... tenure committees to “eliminate the use of journal-based metrics, such as Journal Impact Factors, in funding, appointment, and promotion considerations,” and to encourage the development of alternative metrics (altmetrics) to measure a scientist's ...
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news In detail - Knowledgespeak - http://news.google.com/news...
news In detail Knowledgespeak The metrics are provided by London-based start-up Altmetric. The new service extracts online mentions of scholarly articles from social media, newspapers, blogs and other sources and collates them into reports that can be used by publishers ... and more »
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Altmetrics added to Royal Society of Chemistry journals - Blogs Home - http://blogs.rsc.org/rscpubl...
We are pleased to announce the inclusion of Altmetrics on 5 Royal Society of Chemistry journals. Energy and Environmental Science · Dalton Transactions · Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics · Chemical Society Reviews
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The Royal Society of Chemistry Integrates Altmetric Badges ... - http://www.altmetric.com/blog...
Donuts are now integrated into 5 Royal Society of Chemistry journals. We're pleased to announce that Altmetric donuts have now been integrated into 5 Royal Society of Chemistry journals. The 5 journals participating in the ...
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