Scholastica Blog — What You Need to Know About NISO's Altmetrics Use... 2016-04-14


" ... In July 2013 The National Information Standards Organization (NISO) launched the NISO Alternative Assessment Metrics Project with the goal to create basic standards for altmetrics usage by: [1] Devising definitions for terms commonly used in assessing altmetrics in order to make it easier for stakeholders to discuss them [2] Identifying primary use cases for altmetrics and key stakeholders [3] Developing a statement about the role altmetrics should play in evaluating scholarly research The group just released Altmetrics Definitions and Use Cases, a report on their findings, which we’ve taken some time to breakdown ..."


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Tags: oa.comment oa.reports oa.niso oa.altmetrics oa.standards oa.definitions oa.terminology oa.metrics

Date tagged:

04/14/2016, 07:44

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04/14/2016, 03:43