New blog post: Discussing indicators in research funding - What role do altmetrics play?
The OISRIS blog welcomes a new author: MA student Grischa Fraumann, who has written a thesis about altmetrics and research funding.
Altmetrics track down and count the mentions of scholarly outputs in social media, news sites, policy papers, and social bookmarking sites. To what extent are they used and valued to measure impact in research funding? This question is tackled in the newest post in the OSIRIS blog: Discussing indicators in research funding: What role do altmetrics play?