Part I: Altmetrics landscape, impact and value. In this series of three posts we look at the world of emerging metrics as indicators of impact and what value they may hold for academic institutions and librarians.
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Setting new standards in research collaboration: Introducing Mendeley Institutional Edition powered by Swets
Press Releases • Jan 12, 2012 16:13 +08
Swets, the world’s leading information service company, and Mendeley, creators of the revolutionary online reference management and academic social networking tool, are pleased to announce the launch of Mendeley Institutional Edition powered by Swets
Press Releases • Sep 20, 2011 09:05 +08
SwetsWise Selection Support offers an unparalleled range of features that assist librarians in making more informed collection development decisions. The new impact factor analysis allows for further, in-depth evaluation of a library’s holdings, measuring the wider impact of content as well as the usage and cost per use.
News • Jul 17, 2012 10:36 +08
Mendeley (and Mendeley Institutional Edition powered by Swets), on the other hand, allows a similar social aspect for sharing research content and collaborating but at the same time address serious workflow issues in a simple and effective way
News • May 14, 2012 15:53 +08
One of the key benefits of the Mendeley Institutional Edition is that it can give you an immediate insight into the reading behavior and patterns of your institution’s researchers. .
News • Sep 28, 2011 10:14 +08
Swets has recently implemented impact factor analysis into SwetsWise Selection Support. The addition of this powerful functionality makes SwetsWise Selection Support the most comprehensive selection management tool available. SwetsWise Selection Support is the only tool you can analyze and compare cost, usage and impact factor through one online interface.
Blog posts • Aug 01, 2012 16:14 +08
What are the components of an effective collection management strategy? We explore a range of techniques to help inform your decision-making and achieve your library's objectives.
Blog posts • Sep 05, 2012 09:06 +08
Part III: Altmetrics in the wider academic context. This post looks at the role of altmetrics in tenure and grant awards, departmental impact and institutional repositories, as well as thoughts on a single scoring system and altmetrics for eBooks.
Blog posts • Sep 03, 2012 14:16 +08
Part II: Librarians and the benefits of altmetrics. The second part of this series of posts on altmetrics looks at some specific ways in which they may assist librarians in their roles.