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Who are altmetrics for?


Showcase research impact to your authors and readers in a beautiful new way. Monitor, search and measure all of the conversations about your journal’s articles, as well as those published by your competitors.

Publishers are now including altmetrics along with citations to articles. Below are links to publisher announcements about these services.

(Adapted from John Hopkins Sheridan Libraries)

Librarians and repository managers

Add value to your libraries and institutional repositories. Track article level metrics for your institution's research outputs, and show faculty, staff and students a richer picture of their on research impact.


Complement your reading by instantly visualizing a paper's online attention. Discover new scholarly articles in hundreds of disciplines while monitoring your personal research in academia and beyond.

(Adapted from Altmetric)

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