What Does Your Repository Do?: Understanding and Calculating ImpactDigital Commons+ Great Lakes User Group Annual Meeting
LocationRoom 205, Christopher Center for Library and Information Resources, Valparaiso University, Valparaiso, IN
Start Date31-7-2014 1:35 PM
End Date31-7-2014 2:05 PM
DescriptionLibrarians 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 InformationMargaret Heller. "What Does Your Repository Do?: Understanding and Calculating Impact" (2014)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/margaret_heller/5/