Publication
Title
A multi-metric approach for research evaluation
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Abstract
Background information is provided about the Web 2.0 related term altmetrics. This term is placed in the context of the broader field of informetrics. The term influmetrics is proposed as a better term for altmetrics. The importance of considering research products and not just scientific publications is highlighted. Issues related to peer review and making funding decisions within a multi-metric approach are discussed and brought in relation with the new metrics field.
Language
English
Source (journal)
Chinese science bulletin / Zhongguo Kexueyuan. - Beijing
Publication
Beijing : 2013
ISSN
1001-6538
Volume/pages
58:26(2013), p. 3288-3290
ISI
000323741500018
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UAntwerpen
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Web of Science
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Creation 15.10.2013
Last edited 01.11.2017
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