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Mar

A public lecture by Jane Burns, Altmetric Ambassador for Ireland at NUIG

Understanding Altmetrics to determine where your research is gaining attention.

John Cox, University Librarian at NUI Galway, is delighted to invite you to a public lecture by Jane Burns, Altmetric Ambassador for Ireland.

Date: Wednesday, 9th May 2018.

Time: 10 – 11:30

Venue: Room G010 Hardiman Research Building, NUI Galway

Jane’s presentation will give you an understanding of Altmetrics and how they can complement traditional bibliometric measurements for your research impact. There will be an opportunity to ask questions about how to use Altmetrics to identify potential collaborators, to engage with and develop your online research profile.

Jane is an experienced library and information professional who has recently been appointed Manager of Information, Library & Web Services for the Irish Hospice Foundation. In 2015, jane was accepted by the Altmetric Organisation to be their Ambassador for Ireland.

More info and registration: https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/understanding-altmetrics-to-determine-where-your-research-is-gaining-attention-tickets-43922714020