Research metrics quick reference

Increasingly, librarians are reporting on research outputs and advising researchers on metrics that help illuminate research impact. Download this quick reference tool with clear definitions on metrics like the h-index and CiteScore. And share it with your researchers to review research metrics as they:

  • Decide where to publish
  • Update online profiles
  • Enrich promotion and tenure portfolios
  • Apply/report to funders
  • Benchmark research outputs

This quick reference was developed in partnership with librarian Jenny Delasalle and last updated in August 2020.

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