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Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Scholarly Metrics

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Scholarly Metrics

Created on Tuesday, August 12, 2014 9:59 AM

 Scholarly metrics are tools that track and measure the scholarly influence of a published work, journal, scholar or institution. Bibliometrics, encompasses a variety of metrics based on cited reference data to measure scholarly output, impact, relevance and ranking, including citation count, impact factor, h-index. In academia, these metrics is an integral part of the promotion and tenure process.