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Research Impact: Home

A guide to measuring impact for authors of scholarly publications.

Overview

Authoring a paper, dissertation, journal article, or book? Find out how to measure its impact in the scholarly community.

This guide provides information and additional resources for getting started with the most common approaches to measuring and communication the impact and extent of the reach of your published work. 

Author Identification: author IDs help uniquely identify you and your publications

Citation Metrics: tools to measure citations within "traditional" publishing (books, articles, published papers)

Journal Impact: explore the impact factor for journals to which you are considering submitting work for publication

Altmetrics: learn about the impact of your work beyond traditional citation metrics More Resources: new approaches and trends in the field of research impact metrics

 

Research Impact Resources

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