Friday, 27 May 2016
An introduction to Altmetrics for Librarians, Researchers and Academics
Tattersall has an edited book coming out in June on the topic of
Altmetrics. Altmetrics - A practical guide for librarians, researchers
and academics is published by Facet Books. As part of the book launch
Andy has created a short video explaining altmetrics in addition to
writing a blog post for Cilip which can read in full below.
The book can be pre-ordered and purchased from various outlets.
Altmetrics: What they are and why they should matter to the library and information community
Scholarly communication is instrumental to altmetrics
Altmetrics provide an insight into things we have not measured before
What is the role of the library and information professional?
ScHARR Information Resources Blog: An introduction to Altmetrics for Librarians, Researchers and Academics