Usage Bibliometrics as a Tool to Measure Research Activity

  title={Usage Bibliometrics as a Tool to Measure Research Activity},
  author={Edwin A. Henneken and Michael J. Kurtz},
Measures for research activity and impact have become an integral ingredient in the assessment of a wide range of entities (individual researchers, organizations, instruments, regions, disciplines). Traditional bibliometric indicators, like publication and citation based indicators, provide an essential part of this picture, but cannot describe the complete picture. Since reading scholarly publications is an essential part of the research life cycle, it is only natural to introduce measures for… Expand
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