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Citations, Altmetrics and Researcher Profiles: Library help

A guide to the key tools for measuring and describing your research performance, as well as setting up and managing your research profiles

Need help to find evidence of your research performance?

The Library offers a Metrics Support Service to UWA researchers and postgraduate students who wish to find evidence of their research performance. Our librarians are information specialists who can show you how. This charter explains what is in scope for the service, and how to book a consultation.

Contact for support

Email your questions to our friendly library staff.


HDR Students

UWA Staff

More contact options are available on the Library Contact us page.

Learn more

The Metrics Toolkit - developed to help scholars and evaluators understand and use citations, web metrics, and altmetrics responsibly in the evaluation of research.

Research Impact Things  -  self-paced training and development tool created by The International Association of University Libraries (IATUL). While the tool is aimed at librarians, it is relevant to anyone interested in research impact measurement.


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