Altmetrics measure research impact using alternate (or alternative) metrics.
This guide to Altmetrics addresses the following questions:
These resources offer more insight on altmetrics:
Altmetrics are used to compliment other bibliographic measures.
To learn more about other measures of research impact, see the following guides:
This guide is a co-creation of Lauren Byl, Kailee Hilt, Shannon Gordon, Laura Bredahl, and Stephanie Mutch.