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Bibliometrics and citation analysis: Altmetrics

What is altmetrics

Altmetric tracks what people are saying about papers online on behalf of institutions, publishers, authors, libraries and institutions.


Use almetrics to increase the impact of your research output.

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PLOS Impact explorer


PlumX Metrics

Plum Analytics aims to provide a more comprehensive measure of a researcher's impact by collecting data about usage of citations, data sets, open access publications, presentations, blogs and other types of scholarly communication. These metrics are available at article level and is collected from multiple sources. For more information about Plum Analytics and their 5 categories of metrics, visit their metrics page