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Doctoral College

Bibliometrics: measuring the impact of research


Measuring research impact is increasingly important and can be applied to journals, researchers and even whole departments or universities. This session will give you an understanding of the importance and key principles of bibliometrics - a key technique for measuring this impact.

Course Description

This training, delivered by staff from the University Library, consists of these key strands:-

What you can expect to learn:-

Pre Course Preparation

You will be required to complete a pre-course survey. Details will follow once you have booked a place.

Led by

Michael Whitton, Nicki Clarkson, Vicky Fenerty - Library (Research Engagement).

This session is for

All doctoral researchers from any discipline. However, if you are from the Humanities, Art and Law disciplines, please contact us at to discuss before booking a place.

Dates and times

Monday 4th November 2019, 10:00-11:30 - Highfield Campus
Tuesday 4th February 2020, 13:00-14:30 - Highfield Campus
Friday 15th May 2020, 10:00-11:30 - Highfield Campus

How to book

To register for this session, please use Gradbook button below. Any questions, contact -


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