The Rise of Alternative Metrics (Altmetrics) for Research Impact MeasurementAsia Research News (2017)
Altmetrics are new metrics proposed as alternatives to impact factor for journals as well as individual citation indexes (h-index). Altmetrics uses online activities to measure the impact, buzz and word of mouth for scientific information. It includes new methods to measure the usage at citation level.
- Research impact measurement,
- Research visibility,
Publication DateApril 3, 2017
Citation InformationBonn, B. Y., & Ale Ebrahim, N. (2017). The Rise of Alternative Metrics (Altmetrics) for Research Impact Measurement. Retrieved from https://doi.org/10.6084/m9.figshare.4814215.v1 http://www.researchsea.com/html/article.php/aid/10563/cid/6
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