20 minutes for researchers: Bibliometrics for dummies

Tuesday 11 April, at 08:15

In bibliometrics, statistical methods are used to analyze publications and links between them. In this session, we will explain the sometimes contested metrics Journal Impact Factor and h-index which are used for comparison, evaluation and ranking of research.

About the event

This event in the series 20 minutes for researchers is arranged by the Social Sciences Libraries and Team Publishing and bibliometrics. During 20 minutes we will recommend tools and services that can facilitate your life as a researcher. Researchers and doctoral students from any faculty are welcome to join.

If you are unable to attend and would like to know more about the topic, please contact us at forskarservice@ub.gu.se and we’ll be happy to set up a separate Zoom session with your research group.

No registration needed. The presentation will not be recorded.

  • Event series: 20 minutes for researchers
  • Event type: Webinar
  • Language: English (or Swedish, if all participants speak Swedish)
  • Audience: Researchers and doctoral students