May 24, 2022

New From LIBER: “Why Do Measures Fluctuate? Metrics Report – Guidelines for Talking to Management.”

From LIBER (Association of European Research Libraries):

This report is for those based in libraries who are trying to address challenges of metrics in relation to research with senior management. It assumes a familiarity with metrics and their fluctuations, and its aim is to facilitate discussions with management. The report was written by members of LIBER’s Innovative Metrics Working Group.

Direct to Full Text Report
8 pages; PDF.

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Gary Price ( is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.