Blaise Cronin, Rudy Professor of Information Science, Indiana University Bloomington, gave the lecture “The Numbers Game: Scholarly Communication and Digital Metrics” on Monday 10 December 2012 at City University London. I wrote a report for the Altmetric blog, here.
At the Altmetric blog, my report from “The Future of Academic Impact” conference which took place on Tuesday the 5th of December 2012 at Senate House, London.
In my previous Fieldwork post I posed some initial questions about how humanities and social sciences scholars and journals might benefit from alt-metrics data. In my latest Fieldwork post I take a quick look at the Library Science journals currently available through the Altmetric Explorer.