Date

11-14-2013

Document Type

PowerPoint Presentation

Disciplines

Communication | Information and Library Science

Abstract

An outline of altmetrics activities by librarians at UMass Medical School's Lamar Soutter Library, which include: utilizing altmetrics in the the medical school's institutional repository, eScholarship@UMMS, for a journal published by the library; and, education and outreach efforts.

Comments

Presented at the ACRL New England Chapter's Scholarly Communication Interest Group program "Altmetrics: Help Your Researchers Measure Their Full Impact," held November 14, 2013 at Northeastern University, Boston.

Keywords

altmetrics, institutional repositories, library as publisher, outreach, education