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NISO Opens Altmetrics Draft for Public Comment
NISO (National Information Standards Organization) released the Altmetrics Definitions and Use Cases draft document from the NISO Altmetrics Initiative for public comment through April 20, 2016. It features a statement about altmetrics’ role in research evaluation; highlights of how stakeholders collect, develop, and consume altmetrics; and explanation and contextualization for commonalities among stakeholders’ needs, goals, and usages.
For more information, read the press release.
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