A guide to understanding the evolution of influence indicators and article level metrics

A guide to understanding the evolution of impact indicators and article level metrics

You’ve put your research out into the world. Now it’s time to sit back (or more likely, to embark working on your next project!) and wait for signs of your freshly published scholarship’s influence to emerge. The problem is, traditional bibliometric indicators of research influence, such as the Influence Factor, can take anywhere from months to years to accrue. Continue reading A guide to understanding the evolution of influence indicators and article level metrics