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Research Productivity Impact - STEM: Library Resources

Resources from Social Media and Open Access that collect productivity of STEM fields. Most of them help researchers to determine the impact of their research productivity'

Books and other materials at NIU Libraries


Web of Science

This database provides the author's Impact Factor and some other bibliometrics data


It provides some bibliometrics and altmetrics data


It will soon present a set of bibliometrics and altmetrics data


Cronin, Blaise; Sugimoto, Cassidy R. editors (2015). Scholarly metrics under the microscope: from citation analysis to academic auditing. Information Today, Medford, NJ.

Call Number: Z669.8 .S34 2015

Ding, Ying; Rousseau, R.; Wolfram, Dietmar, editors (2014) Measuring scholarly impact: methods and practice, Springer, Cham, Switzerland:

Call Number: Z669.8 .M43 2014

Cronin, Blaise; Sugimoto, Cassidy R., editors (2014). Beyond bibliometrics: harnessing multidimensional indicators of scholarly impact,

The MIT Press, Cambridge, MA.

Call Number: Z669.8 .B49 2014

Thelwall, Michael Arijan (2017). Web indicators for research evaluation: a practical guide, Morgan & Claypool, San Rafael, CA.

Call Number: Internet. QA76.9.D343 T445 2017. Electronic Resource.

Seadle, Michael S. (2017). Quantifying research integrity, Morgan & Claypool, San Rafael, CA.

Call Number: Internet. Q180.55.M67 S426 2017. Electronic Resource.

Cummings, William K. (2012). Scholars in the changing American academy: new contexts, new rules and new roles, Springer, N.Y.

Call Number: LB17 .C86 2012

He, Daqing; Jeng, Wei (2016). Scholarly collaboration on the academic social web, Morgan & Claypool, San Rafael, CA.

Call Number: Internet. ZA4228 .H47 2016. Electronic Resource.