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7. What plans does BioMed Central have to enhance its article metrics?
Research into the web based metrics or 'altmetrics' is a gathering pace, and as more data becomes available. We plan to keep adding to the current metrics and indicators, as they continue to expose a fuller picture of the way that research is disseminated and its eventual impact.
Read more & keep up to date with our work on article metrics via our blog:
- What are article metrics?
- Why do BioMed Central journals provide metrics at the article level?
- What article metrics do BioMed Central journals provide?
- How do BioMed Central journals use article metrics to help readers discover interesting articles?
- Do the article access counts include accesses on other websites and bibliographic databases?
- How does BioMed Central ensure article metrics are reliable?
- What plans does BioMed Central have to enhance its article metrics?
- Other useful links and tools relating to article metrics