The counting house: measuring those who count. Presence of Bibliometrics, Scientometrics, Informetrics, Webometrics and Altmetrics in the Google Scholar Citations, ResearcherID, ResearchGate, Mendeley & Twitter

@article{MartnMartn2016TheCH,
  title={The counting house: measuring those who count. Presence of Bibliometrics, Scientometrics, Informetrics, Webometrics and Altmetrics in the Google Scholar Citations, ResearcherID, ResearchGate, Mendeley \& Twitter},
  author={Alberto Mart{\'i}n-Mart{\'i}n and Enrique Ordu{\~n}a-Malea and Juan Manuel Ayll{\'o}n and Emilio Delgado L{\'o}pez-C{\'o}zar},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2016},
  volume={abs/1602.02412}
}
Following in the footsteps of the model of scientific communication, which has recently gone through a metamorphosis (from the Gutenberg galaxy to the Web galaxy), a change in the model and methods of scientific evaluation is also taking place. [] Key Method A sample of 814 authors (researchers in Bibliometrics with a public profile created in GSC) was subsequently searched in the other platforms, collecting the main indicators computed by each of them. The data collection was carried out on September, 2015…
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