11. Scholarly impact

Welcome to Module 11

 In this module you will learn:
  • what the h-index is
  • how to find your h-index manually and on Web of Science, Scopus and Google Scholar
  • how to find your article citation counts on Web of Science and Scopus
  • what Journal Impact measures are
  • where to find the Thomson Reuters Journal Impact Factor, the SCImago Journal and Country Rank, and the ABDC Journal Quality List
  • the different kinds of alternative metric measures (‘altmetrics’)
  • how to look up international library book holdings on WorldCat
  • about the Publish or Perish metric tracking programme
  • the importance of creating a context and narrative when presenting your research metrics.