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Guide to Scholarly Writing, Publishing, and Research Impact: Metrics for the Humanities and Other Emerging Metrics

This guide to scholarly communications will acquaint researchers with knowledge and tools for better understanding and managing the creation and dissemination of their scholarly research.

HuMetricsHSS: Metrics in the Humanities

Research Quality Plus (RQ+)

Relative Citation Ratio (RCR) from NIH

The Relative Citation Ratio (RCR) is a NIH metric representing a citation-based measure of scientific influence. The RCR normalizes the number of citations a work receives by taking into account the average number of citations received by works in that field.

This metric will only be available for works in PubMed from about 1995 onwards.

 

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