Metrics and Dimensions Badges

Which metrics and indicators are used in Dimensions?
The following metrics and indicators are used with publications and other content types in Dimensions: Publication citations The publication citations val...
Fri, 19 Jul, 2019 at 11:55 AM
How can I get more information about Dimensions badges and use them myself?
For more information on Dimensions badges, just go to the badges website -
Thu, 25 Jan, 2018 at 12:22 PM
Who can use the Dimensions badges?
The Dimensions Badges are available for free, for the non-commercial purposes described in our terms of use, found here, and outlined below. If you’d like t...
Thu, 25 Jan, 2018 at 12:23 PM
What is the Dimensions Badge Details Page?
The Dimensions Details Pages can be accessed through any Dimensions Badge, simply by clicking on the Badge or its legend. Each publication shown in Dimensi...
Thu, 25 Jan, 2018 at 12:30 PM
How can I create a static Dimensions badge?
How can I create a static badge? One very useful feature of the Dimensions Badges is that any of them can be easily saved as an image. You simply need to r...
Thu, 25 Jan, 2018 at 12:31 PM
What is Altmetric?
Altmetric is a part of the Digital Science group. Altmetric allows users to track and measure activity around academic research, pulling patterns and compel...
Thu, 25 Jan, 2018 at 12:32 PM
What is the RCR? How is the RCR score calculated?
The Relative Citation Ratio (RCR) is a citation-based measure of scientific influence of a publication. It is calculated as the citations of a paper, normal...
Tue, 6 Feb, 2018 at 1:06 PM
Why don’t all publications have citation counts, RCR, FCR and Altmetric attention scores?
Not all publications in Dimensions will have all three metric scores associated with them. The reasons for this vary with each metric - Citation count - If...
Thu, 25 Jan, 2018 at 1:16 PM
Why might there be variations in citations and RCR score with other platforms?
Citation differences will always be seen between any two platforms, as these depend on the content of the databases in question, as well as the comparative ...
Thu, 25 Jan, 2018 at 1:17 PM
Will journal impact factors be added to Dimensions?
Dimensions does not include journal impact factors, but instead uses article-level metrics. The journal impact factor (JIF) of an academic journal is a meas...
Thu, 25 Jan, 2018 at 1:17 PM