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Understanding Research Impact: Impact Measurements & Tools

Impact Measurements & Tools


  • Browzine - Provides a newsstand interface for browsing journals subscribed to by UR; can sort by SJR journal rank.
  • CiteScore - Elsevier/Scopus; journals, book series, conference proceedings and trade journals in the Scopus database. Includes SJR & SNIP.
  • Journal Citation Reports - Web of Science/Clarivate; impact factor of journals from the Science Citation Index Expanded and the Social Science Citation Index. Also provides visualizations.
  • InCites - Bibliometric analysis layer for Web of Science resources
  • Dimensions (Register with UR credentials) - Discovery layer for grants, publications, citations, clinical trials and patents.

Metrics - Journal Level

  • Eigenfactor
  • H5-index - Top cited publications over the past five years (Google Scholar)
  • JCR
  • SJR - Includes journal & country rank

Metrics - Author Level

Scholarly Profile Tools

You as a Data Point - Academic Social Networks

Research Initiatives Librarian

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Sarah Pugachev
Rush Rhees Library, 755 Library Road, Rochester, NY 14627

Interdisciplinary Social Sciences Librarian

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Stephanie Barrett
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Rush Rhees Library, 500 Joseph C. Wilson Blvd.
Rochester, NY 14627