An introduction to tools such as Journal Citation Reports, Web of Science, Scopus and Essential Science Indicators for calculating research impact in the Sciences and Social Sciences. We cover: finding journal Impact Factors, calculating your h-index, finding hot papers and authors, comparing research output of institutions and countries, and the emerging area of altmetrics.
|Intended audience||Researchers, academics and other staff in Sciences and Social Sciences|
|Prior knowledge||If unfamiliar with citation tracking on Web of ScienceScopus, Research Impact I: Who's citing you?|
|Resources||Brief notes are supplied at no charge|
|Format||Presentation with practical exercises|
|Where next?||See other sessions in the WISER programme.|
Frequency: Every term subject to teacher availability. Express an interest in future dates for this course.