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Bibliometrics and Altmetrics: Measuring the Impact of Knowledge

This guide includes information on which of the databases contain citation measures that can be used to gage either an author, article or journal impact.

Databases Useful for Citation Searching and Impact

Databases that measure citation impact:

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Books Useful for Understanding Bibliometrics and Almetrics