An introduction to citation tracking and bibliometrics, using a range of impact factor tools to find top journals and conferences, count citations and measure the impact of publications and researchers. We explain their strengths and weaknesses, and how to access them. We cover: Journal Citation Reports, SCImago Journal Rank, Web of Science, Scopus, Google Scholar, Essential Science Indicators, ORCID, and more.
|Intended audience||Researchers, Academics, Research Support Staff and Research Postgraduates, especially in Sciences and Social Sciences.|
|Prior knowledge||None required|
|Format||Presentation with practical exercises|
|Further information||See other courses in the iSkills programme|
|8th week||Thursday 12 March||14:00-15:30||1||0.00||Training Room, Radcliffe Science Library, Radcliffe Science Library, University Science Area, Oxford, OX1 3QP||Booking opens February 10th 2015||Email me when booking opens|
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