The Library adopts PlumX to provide Altmetrics for scholarly and creative works by Lingnan's community. PlumX is integrated with with DC@Lingnan and Lingnan Scholars to track both the traditional means of citation counts (via Scopus), and further complementing with other non-traditional measures of scholarly impact or usage mined from activities in a variety of online tools and social media. It demonstrates impact far beyond the scope within the traditional scholarly community, but uncover other potential impacts taken place within other general or non-traditional community.
Learn more about PlumX metrics, please access: https://plumanalytics.com/learn/about-metrics/.
For each article / artifact, its impact in 5 categories would be presented like this:
- Book Chapters
- Conference Papers
- Journal articles
- and more