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What Does Your Repository Do?: Understanding and Calculating Impact
Digital Commons+ Great Lakes User Group Annual Meeting
  • Margaret Heller, Loyola University Chicago
Room 205, Christopher Center for Library and Information Resources, Valparaiso University, Valparaiso, IN
Start Date
31-7-2014 1:35 PM
End Date
31-7-2014 2:05 PM
Librarians working in scholarly communications need to understand how to calculate and explain how including work in a repository affects its impact. This presentation describes the current state of research and practice into metrics for repositories including traditional metrics and newer alternative metrics, and some preliminary results of a research study assessing the usage and impact of a Digital Commons repository.
Citation Information
Margaret Heller. "What Does Your Repository Do?: Understanding and Calculating Impact" (2014)
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