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Altmetrics: Explore your Research Impact beyond Academia

Altmetrics: Explore your Research Impact beyond Academia

This session will cover alternative metrics, or altmetrics, which track the engagement and attention to research from a diverse set of online sources, such as news media, public policy, and patents. You will be introduced to Altmetric Explorer and other tools to delve into the conversations around your (or your institution’s) research. This information can help paint a richer picture of the full reach and impact of your research, which can be useful in communicating with others about your research. 

Slides available at http://bit.ly/explore-altmetrics

To receive PDN credit for this course, enroll at https://profdev.tlos.vt.edu/browse/assessmentevaluation/courses/lib29-110420

If you are an individual with a disability and desire an accommodation, please email library-event-accessibility-g@vt.edu during regular business hours at least 10 business days prior to the event.

Related LibGuide: Tell Your Story - Impact & Engagement by Rachel Miles

Date:
Wednesday, November 4, 2020
Time:
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Audience:
    Beginners       Faculty/Staff       Graduate Students  
Categories:
    Workshop  

Registration is required. There are 20 seats available.

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