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Bibliometrics in Libraries

12th September 2013

Following on from the success of the Bibliometricians meeting at The Open University in March, the University of Sussex and the OU are proud to present the second Bibliometrics in Libraries workshop - a one day event sponsored by Elsevier for those who support researchers with bibliometrics.

Speakers

Looking past the usual metrics to help  researchers demonstrate excellence to support grant applications

Peter Darroch, SciVal Consultant, Elsevier (Slides)

An introduction to Rexplore

Enrico Motta, Professor of Knowledge Technologies, Open University (Slides)

Citation evaluation beyond journals

Alain Frey, Thomson Reuters (Slides)

Article-level and alternative metrics: tracking other indicators of impact online

Jean Liu, Altmetric.com (PDF)

What does a bibliometrician do all day?

Stephen Pearson, Research Information Analyst, University of Manchester Library (Slides)

The h-index.  Friend or Foe?

Ian Rowlands, Research Services Manager and Bibliometrician, University of Leicester (Slides)

Tips for improving citations

Clari Gosling, Bibliometrician, The Open University (Slides)