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3.1.2017
Altmetrics PlumX at EBSCO platform

Palacký University in Olomouc has an unique opportunity to use altmetrics PlumX at EBSCOhost platforms. This tool evaluates the impact of research and provides evidence about usage of scientific output at all levels. It helps to save time and makes searching easier. Alternative metrics PlumX are available at million of records in databases at EBSCOhost platform and also in EBSCO Discovery Service (EDS).

Plum Metrics provide unique information about usage (display, download, WorldCat), bookmarking (e.g. Mendeley), mention (Wikipedia etc.), social media (Facebook, Twitter) and citation (Scopus, PubMed, SSRN etc.). Users and authors can follow in real time impact and reflection of all types of publications (articles, books, collection, video, posters etc.). PlumX Metrics help users to have a deeper and superior research with modern evaluation of results.

Additional information can be find here. Search for a specific keyword and look for an icon similar to this one. Simiralry metrics can be find also in databases SpringerLink, Wiley Online, Library, Cambridge Journals Online or Scopus 

(but they are named differently e.g. Altmetric or CiteScore Metrics).

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