Altmetrics in Global Search

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Altmetrics in Global Search

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22 april 2014

In Global Search, the discovery tool offered by the Library, we are now showing an Altmetrics badge with some of the articles.

Altmetrics are new metrics proposed as an alternative to the widely used journal impact factor and personal citation indices like the h-index.

In Global Search the Library is now showing an Altmetrics badge with some of the articles.

An example from Global Search:

Altmetrics in Global Search

Altmetric.com collects the relevant discussions around each article from Twitter, Facebook, science blogs, mainstream news outlets, YouTube and many more sources.