Bodleian iSkills for the Medical Sciences Division and OUH staff: Introduction to Research Impact
An introduction to citation tracking and bibliometrics in which we use a range of ‘impact factor’ tools to find top journals and conferences, count citations and measure the impact of publications and researchers. Subjects to be covered include: Understanding the main issues involved in using citation analysis to measure impact; Using Journal Citation Reports and CiteScore Journal Metrics to find journal impact factors; Using Web of Science, Scopus and Google Scholar to track and count citations to papers and individual researchers; Calculating your own h-index; Measuring impact using altmetrics; Creating a researcher profile and using ORCID IDs to identify your work

Intended Audience: Researchers, Academics, Research Support Staff and Research Postgraduates in the Medical Sciences.
Date: 17 February 2020, 14:00 (Monday, 5th week, Hilary 2020)
Venue: Health Care Libraries - Knowledge Centre, Headington OX3 7DQ
Venue Details: Old Road Campus Research Building
Speaker: Eli Harriss (Health Care Libraries, University of Oxford)
Organising department: Bodleian Research and Learning Support
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Part of: Bodleian iSkills for the Medical Sciences Division and OUH staff - workshops in information discovery and reference management for the Medical Sciences
Booking required?: Required
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Cost: Free
Audience: Members of the University only
Editor: Dorothy Rutherford