Telling the Story of Research: Altmetrics at Pitt

Date: September 29, 2016
Moderator: Karen Shephard
Speaker: Lauren B. Collister, Timothy S. Deliyannides

Tracks: Information Technology; Library Management; Reference, Research & Client Services

As scholars face increasing pressure to document the impact of the research they publish, libraries are perfectly positioned to apply their strengths with organization, metadata, and online systems to give their research communities new insights from alternative metrics. Learn about new tools that measure a wide range of impact from traditional citation counts to faster, broader indicators of social impact. Discover how the University Library System, University of Pittsburgh has integrated Plum Analytics with its institutional repository to help legal scholars at Pitt document their total output, demonstrate the impact of their work, and tell the story of their research.

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