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Workshops and Classes: iSkills: Research impact - citation analysis tools

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Bodleian iSkills: Research impact - citation analysis tools

During this introduction to citation tracking and bibliometrics we will use a range of 'impact factor' tools to find top journals and conferences, count citations and measure the impact of publications and researchers.

Subjects to be covered include:

  • Understanding the main issues involved in using citation analysis to measure impact
  • Using Journal Citation Reports and CiteScore Journal Metrics to find journal impact factors
  • Using Web of Science, Scopus and Google Scholar to track and count citations to papers and individual researchers
  • Calculating your own h-index
  • Measuring impact using altmetrics
  • Creating a researcher profile and using ORCID IDs to identify your work

Intended Audience:  Researchers, Academics, Research Support Staff and Research Postgraduates in Sciences and Social Sciences.

Dates and booking

Next session TBA Radcliffe Science Library, IT Training Room > Booking now closed


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Presenters:  Karine Barker and Juliet Ralph

Format:  Presentation with practical exercises

What you will need? A computer and software are provided, however you can bring your own with the correct software installed (read our guidance first).