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NFAIS 2013 – Altmetrics, ImpactStory, Jason Priem

Slowly I’m summarizing a few of the great presentations at NFAIS 2013. Altmetrics are alternative metrics for scholarly output — ways to measure impact,  recognizing that scholarship now happens across media, and impact does not result solely through peer-reviewed journal … Continue reading

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Knowledge as a Network; Libraries as platforms

NFAIS 2013 opened with a glorious bit of philosophizing about knowledge in a  keynote from David Weinberger, author of Everything is Miscellaneous and Too Big To Know. Some people might not care about “what knowledge is,” but surely anyone in … Continue reading

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