Altmetrics for librarians: 100+ tips, tricks, and examples
journal contributionposted on 03.10.2016, 18:19 by Stacy KonkielStacy Konkiel, Natalia MadjarevicNatalia Madjarevic, Amy LightfootAmy Lightfoot
Altmetrics are a hot topic in libraries nowadays, but what do they mean in a practical sense for the average librarian’s work?
In this ebook, you'll learn:
- The top resources for planning altmetrics outreach and workshops on your campus;
- How to use altmetrics to make collection development decisions;
- Why simple metrics are no good for your faculty's promotion and tenure dossiers (and what data you can use instead);
- The best places to learn about developments in altmetrics that affect libraries;
- ...and much more!