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Citations, Altmetrics and Researcher Profiles: Support

A guide to the key tools for examining research impact, as well as setting up and managing your research profiles.

How do I get help

The Library is able to assist you with:

  • examining your own research impact and metrics
  • using and comparing results from databases such as Scopus, Web of Science, InCites and Google Scholar
  • information on Australian indexes eg Socratic Index, ERA, COS and ARC.
  • finding citations of your work
  • identifying the highly ranked journals in your field
  • advice on literature searching
  • advice on open access publishing
  • advice on research data management
  • presentations to research groups, Centres or Schools on this topic.


The University Library offers a regular program of workshops and seminars aimed at higher degree research students and early career researchers.


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For further contact information visit the UWA Library Contact us page.