“Altmetric Mentions and the Communication of Medical Research”, New Report From Digital Science
The following report was recently made available by Digital Science and funded by Nesta, a registered charity in the UK that promotes innovation.
Digital Science is a business division of Macmillan Science Education. Altmetric and FigShare are two DS products.
Altmetric Mentions and the Communication of Medical Research
The report looks at whether data emerging from media ‘mentions’ of research provide timely indicators of outcomes linked to social and technical innovation for stakeholders in networks beyond academia.
Direct to Full Text Report (17 pages; (PDF)
About Gary Price
Gary Price (email@example.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. He earned his MLIS degree from Wayne State University in Detroit. Price has won several awards including the SLA Innovations in Technology Award and Alumnus of the Year from the Wayne St. University Library and Information Science Program. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com. Gary is also the co-founder of infoDJ an innovation research consultancy supporting corporate product and business model teams with just-in-time fact and insight finding.