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Monday, May 15 • 10:45am - 11:45am
Measuring Scholarly and Public Impact LIMITED

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Most scholars are familiar with the traditional measures of scholarly impact, such as journal impact factor. In this workshop, researchers will learn about emerging ways to measure impact, called “altmetrics,” and the pros and cons of measuring impact in traditional and alternative ways.  

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Rachel Borchardt

Science Librarian, American University
Rachel Borchardt is the science librarian at American University. Her professional research focuses on the intersection of metrics and libraries, and she has written and presented on the topic in many venues, including a recent book publication titled Meaningful Metrics: A 21st-Century Librarian's Guide to Bibliometrics, Altmetrics and Research Impact, published by the American Library Association and available from the ALA Store and Amazon... Read More →

Monday May 15, 2017 10:45am - 11:45am
Mud Box, Lower Level