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Curating your Scholarly Identity: Dissertation Author Introduction Video

Moving from (metrics)….

“...has the [article, book] appeared in a (published) reference list in an (already) established source in an (already) established medium”

to (altmetrics)…

“...what is the real time impact on the relevant scholarly community”


Metrics - peer-review process, citation counting, journal impact factors, etc.

Altmetrics (alternative + metrics) -  blogs, social networks, online repositories, comments sections, analysis of citation management systems (Mendeley, Zotero)