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Tracking the commercialization of research

Altmetric badge : patent citations

Every article on Taylor & Francis Online has a ‘Metrics’ section which, along with details about article downloads and citations, includes the article’s Altmetric Attention Score. The data used to calculate this score has recently been expanded to include patent citations, helping you to discover where research articles have contributed to commercial innovation. We asked… Read more »

Research stories: Ronald L. Wasserstein in The American Statistician

Altmetric recently released their list of the 100 most-discussed journal articles of 2016. In at number 71 is an Editorial by Ronald L. Wasserstein & Nicole A. Lazar published in The American Statistician entitled, ‘The ASA’s Statement on p-Values: Context, Process, and Purpose’.   We caught up with author Ronald L. Wasserstein to congratulate him on the… Read more »

16 things you might not know about early career researchers

ECR in the library

What do early career researchers (ECRs) really think about peer review, open access, or Impact Factors? What motivates them to undertake research, how do they choose which journal to publish in, and how do they build their reputation amongst the scholarly community? Recent research from CIBER, an interdisciplinary and independent UK-based research group, analyzes interviews… Read more »

Altmetric for Books: now on Routledge Handbooks Online

Routledge Handbooks Online became the first customer of Altmetric for Books this month, meaning book editors, chapter authors and readers can now take advantage of functionality previously only available to scholars working on journal articles. Altmetric mines the internet for data to help authors, researchers, publishers and funders understand the many ways that research has… Read more »

OA research stories: Dr. Daniel Cameron

How does publishing treatment guidelines Open Access (OA) impact on the potential for use by physicians?  In this latest research story, Dr. Daniel Cameron reflects on the reaction to his evidence-based guidance on Lyme disease, and its worldwide impact and application. “Evidence assessments and guideline recommendations in Lyme disease: the clinical management of known tick… Read more »

Your research stories for Open Access Week

To celebrate OA Week, we asked researchers who’ve recently published their work Open Access (OA) to tell us why they chose OA as their route to publish, what reception their research article received, and how they found the experience. Read on for Dr Onica Le Gendre’s OA story. Published in Molecular and Cellular Oncology, 2015… Read more »

Measuring impact with article metrics

The Altmetric data available on Taylor & Francis Online enables you to see the attention your article is getting across traditional and social media outlets, blogs, public policy documents, post-publication peer-review forums, and online reference managers.