Non-traditional metrics (alt-metrics) have become widely available in recent years to help you understand the wider impact of your work. These complement rather than replace traditional citations and measure very different things. This session will explore some of the metrics available: including article-level downloads, social media mentions, social bookmarking counts and recommendations. What do they mean, and how can you access them to follow the progress of your papers?
Our final session for July 2015 is in the Library Seminar Room or online at 11am (BST) on: