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Altmetrics: A Practical Guide for Librarians, Researchers and Academics-Paperback-Facet Publishing UK-The Library Marketplace

Altmetrics: A Practical Guide for Librarians, Researchers and Academics

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edited by Andy Tattersall ISBN-13: 9781783300105 224 pages • 6 x 9 Year Published: 2016 Alternative metrics for measuring scholarly impact from social networks such as Twitter and blogs to online platforms such as Mendeley, ResearchGate and Altmetrics.org, altmetrics are having a huge impact on how academics and researchers build profiles and sh...


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Teaching Information Skills: Theory and Practice, 2/e-Paperback-Facet Publishing UK-The Library Marketplace

Teaching Information Skills: Theory and Practice, 2/e

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Jo Webb and Chris Powis ISBN-13: 9781856049498 240 pages • 6 x 9  2017 This fully updated edition of the bestselling textbook shows librarians how to empower their library users and teach information skills. Informed by best teaching practice and contemporary learning theories, the text covers both the theory and practice of library instruction...


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