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Demystifying Research Metrics

This introductory workshop is targeted at staff and students who are publishing or who plan to publish in the future, and is particularly aimed at research students and Early Career Researchers.

Demystifying Research Metrics. CaRST Hours 1 to 2 hours. A: Knowledge and Intellectual Abilities. Face to Face.

This workshop examines the nature of bibliometrics and almetrics measurements, and why they are important for researchers.

The session will include:

  • Understand what bibliometrics and altmetrics mean
  • Review research profiles in Scopus
  • Explore metrics
    • Author h-index
    • Article metrics including altmetrics
    • Journal Ranking metrics

*The content presented in this workshop is repeated in the Demystifying Research Metrics Lecture. Students should choose to attend either the lecture or workshop.

Demystifying Research Metrics
Target Audience All Postgraduate Research Students
CaRST Credit 2 hours
Domain A: Knowledge and Intellectual Abilities
Learning Outcomes A1
Mode of Delivery Face to Face
Pre-requisites None
Resources Library Guide on Research Impact
Provider University Libraries
Evidence of Completion The organiser will take attendance and returned a signed class list to CaRST. Attendance will be recorded online in the University Course Bookings system.

Helen Attar or 8313 5345

Mary O’Connor or  8313 1063
Dates 2017 Course Dates:
21 February 2017, 10:00AM - 11:30AM
6 April 2017, 2:00PM - 3:30PM
7 June 2017, 10:00AM - 11:30AM
9 November 2017, 2:00PM - 3:30PM
Booking Through the University Course Bookings system.

Book Online

Career and Research Skills Training (CaRST) Unit

Adelaide Graduate Centre
Level 2, Schulz Building
SA 5005


T: +61 8 8313 5882
F: +61 8 8313 5725