Time to Convert to Metrics

Brody, Tim, Carr, Les, Harnad, Stevan and Swan, Alma (2007) Time to Convert to Metrics. Research Fortnight, 17-18.


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The 2008 Research Assessment Exercise (RAE) will be a parallel metric and panel exercise. It is hence a natural testbed for validating candidate metrics against the panel rankings.If Eugene Garfield, the founder of the Institute for Scientific Information and the father of Scientometrics had come of age in the online era, he would have been developing Open Access Scientometrics at the University of Southampton.

Item Type: Article
Keywords: research assessment, metrics, RAE, open access, citation, downloads, impact
Divisions : Faculty of Physical Sciences and Engineering > Electronics and Computer Science > Web & Internet Science
ePrint ID: 264329
Accepted Date and Publication Date:
July 2007Published
Date Deposited: 21 Jul 2007
Last Modified: 31 Mar 2016 14:09
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URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/264329

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