This ebook provides the “nuts and bolts” needed to use altmetrics in a variety of library-land scenarios, including:
- Making collection development decisions
- Managing institutional repositories
- Helping faculty assemble evidence for their tenure & promotion packets
- Teaching workshops on altmetrics
In it, we also share our favorite resources for staying up-to-date on altmetrics research and news.
Overall, we share more than one hundred tips, tricks, and examples that you can use to guide your own application of altmetrics in libraries. Enjoy!