Librarians working in scholarly communications need to understand how to calculate and explain how including work in a repository affects its impact. This presentation describes the current state of research and practice into metrics for repositories including traditional metrics and newer alternative metrics, and some preliminary results of a research study assessing the usage and impact of a Digital Commons repository.
Heller, Margaret. What Does Your Repository Do?: Understanding and Calculating Impact. LITA Forum, , : , 2014. Retrieved from Loyola eCommons, University Libraries: Faculty Publications and Other Works,
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