Mike Buschman, Co-founder                   mike@plumanalytics.com                       @plumanalytics    Using Plum toAs...
Current State of Scholarly Measure              Plum Analytics Confidential   2
Reality of Scholarly Communication              Plum Analytics Confidential   3
Plum Analytics Confidential4
Changing the focus on metrics                   how much your    COUNTER        university uses                           ...
Metrics are not the same    Plum Analytics Confidential6
Different categories of impact• Usage  • Downloads, views, book holdings, ILL, document     delivery• Captures  • Favorite...
Different versions and links                         Institutional   Researcherarxiv.org       PLOS     repository      we...
#altmetrics allmetrics altmetrics              9
What is Plum building?• Next generation impact analysis metrics for scholarly research.• Aggregating artifact and author l...
Plum Impact Reports• Measure people, labs, departments,  institutes, universities, museums,  journals, etc.               ...
Measuring the Modern ResearcherNicolas Pinto – PhD from MIT in 2010 • Some of his research is published.                  ...
Comparisons• He tweets:• He shares, and it is measurable:                                                 Plum Analytics C...
Categories of ImpactPlum allows you to drill into the specifics behind each type of impact.                               ...
Fully Customizable Hierarchy                     Group researchers                    in flexible hierarchy               ...
Create User and Group Profiles                          Web-based tools to                          create a profile for  ...
Associate Artifacts                Artifacts can be associated with                 a researcher and/or a group           ...
Research Output Summarized Clear, visual summaries of each researcher’s or group’s output                                 ...
Tabular View               Sortable, table-view of full output.Exportable to spreadsheets or integrated into other applica...
Visualizations of Output                       Sunburst chart                          shows the                          ...
Thank You!    Mike Buschman    mike@plumanalytics.com    206-331-7297                             21
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  • Published articles in prominent journals cite other articles in prominent journals = prestige and tenure.This mechanism of using citations in published journals to determine impact of research was built in the 1960’s.
  • Promotion vs. interactionPeople metrics vs. artifact metricsTweets != citations
  • Using plum to assess research impact -2012-10-30

    1. 1. Mike Buschman, Co-founder mike@plumanalytics.com @plumanalytics Using Plum toAssess Research Impact October 30, 2012
    2. 2. Current State of Scholarly Measure Plum Analytics Confidential 2
    3. 3. Reality of Scholarly Communication Plum Analytics Confidential 3
    4. 4. Plum Analytics Confidential4
    5. 5. Changing the focus on metrics how much your COUNTER university uses Plum Analytics Confidential the collection Article-level how much the metrics and world uses your research Plum 5
    6. 6. Metrics are not the same Plum Analytics Confidential6
    7. 7. Different categories of impact• Usage • Downloads, views, book holdings, ILL, document delivery• Captures • Favorites, bookmarks, saves, readers, groups, watchers Plum Analytics Confidential• Mentions • Blog post, news story, Wikipedia article, comments, review• Social Media • Tweets, Google +1s, likes, shares, ratings• Citations • Web of Science, Scopus, Google Scholar, Microsoft 7 Academic Search, patents
    8. 8. Different versions and links Institutional Researcherarxiv.org PLOS repository website Plum Analytics Confidential Link Bit.ly DOI Direct resolver link 8
    9. 9. #altmetrics allmetrics altmetrics 9
    10. 10. What is Plum building?• Next generation impact analysis metrics for scholarly research.• Aggregating artifact and author level metrics into a research reputation graph.• Clicks, views, tweets, likes, links, tags, favorites, Google +1’s, Plum Analytics Confidential etc. will be captured and correlated. This graph will power intuitive research directories and visualizations at the artifact, researcher, lab, department, publication, and institution level. 10
    11. 11. Plum Impact Reports• Measure people, labs, departments, institutes, universities, museums, journals, etc. Plum Analytics Confidential 11
    12. 12. Measuring the Modern ResearcherNicolas Pinto – PhD from MIT in 2010 • Some of his research is published. Plum Analytics Confidential • What other research is Pinto doing? How is his research being used? Promoted? Interacted with? 12 • What is Pinto’s real scientific impact?
    13. 13. Comparisons• He tweets:• He shares, and it is measurable: Plum Analytics Confidential • 1,204 slideshare views • 26 tweets • 2 Google +1 • 3 LinkedIn Shares • 1 Facebook Share, 1 like, 1 comment• All before his research is “published”• Web of Science cited-by count = 2 in 3 years 13• Google Citations does not list him yet
    14. 14. Categories of ImpactPlum allows you to drill into the specifics behind each type of impact. Plum Analytics Confidential Clicking on any category shows more detailed metrics. 14
    15. 15. Fully Customizable Hierarchy Group researchers in flexible hierarchy for your own purposes Plum Analytics Confidential 15
    16. 16. Create User and Group Profiles Web-based tools to create a profile for each group and researcher Plum Analytics Confidential Plum can also import profiles from existing 16 systems
    17. 17. Associate Artifacts Artifacts can be associated with a researcher and/or a group Plum Analytics Confidential Each section can be expanded to fill in details. 17
    18. 18. Research Output Summarized Clear, visual summaries of each researcher’s or group’s output Plum Analytics Confidential 18
    19. 19. Tabular View Sortable, table-view of full output.Exportable to spreadsheets or integrated into other applications. Plum Analytics Confidential 19
    20. 20. Visualizations of Output Sunburst chart shows the Plum Analytics Confidential relative impact of all output for a researcher. 20
    21. 21. Thank You! Mike Buschman mike@plumanalytics.com 206-331-7297 21

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