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Time to Convert to Metrics

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

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Published date: July 2007
Keywords: research assessment, metrics, RAE, open access, citation, downloads, impact
Organisations: Web & Internet Science


Local EPrints ID: 264329
PURE UUID: c5b21700-618b-4348-8235-dc24c439b9ff
ORCID for Les Carr: ORCID iD

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Date deposited: 21 Jul 2007
Last modified: 18 Jul 2017 07:36

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Author: Tim Brody
Author: Les Carr ORCID iD
Author: Stevan Harnad
Author: Alma Swan

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