Best Practices for the Use of Scholarly Impact Metrics Institutional Repository Document uri icon


  • Citation analysis and other bibliometric methods help justify your scholarly impact narrative by providing evidence of three characteristics of scholarship: scholarly output, scholarly impact, and the nature and development of scholarship over time or discipline. This guide provides research-based best practices for the use of scholarly impact metrics and recommendations on strategies to enhance the scholarly identify of researchers.

author list (cited authors)

  • Herbert, B., Potvin, S., & Budzise-Weaver, T.

complete list of authors

  • Herbert, Bruce||Potvin, Sarah||Budzise-Weaver, Tina

publication date

  • February 2016