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Scholarly Impact Metrics

Book and Book Chapter Impact


Collect a wide range of numbers to better show your impact:

How many Libraries have your book (use Worldcat)

Has it been listed as a Best Seller or Recommended Reading? 

Is the book being used as a text book? 

Has it been reviewed on Amazon or goodreads or Google books? 

Are there translations or other editions of your book?

Have you been invited to hold book signing or other public engagements on your book?

Has it won any awards or prizes? 


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[PDF] Alternative metrics for book impact assessment: Can Choice reviews be a useful source?

K KoushaM Thelwall - ISSI, 2015 -