Altmetrics: social media metrics tools expanding the librarian's role

Richard Hulser
2017 Figshare  
Using a case study at a United States natural history museum, this article focuses on why altmetrics are important to senior management in research institutions and how librarians in institutions worldwide could utilise altmetrics social media metrics tools to expand the understanding of the value of their information services expertise to support an institution's mission and goals.
doi:10.6084/m9.figshare.5457289.v1 fatcat:5dbegurxrjcd5owby4lgakqm7e