EPJ Web Conf.
Volume 186, 2018Library and Information Services in Astronomy VIII: “Astronomy Librarianship in the era of Big Data and Open Science”
|Number of page(s)||6|
|Section||Metrics in Astronomy: Local Applications|
|Published online||27 July 2018|
A Bibliometric Analysis of Observatory Publications 2011-2015
National Research Council Canada, Dominion Astrophysical Observatory, 5071 West Saanich Road, Victoria, BC V9E 2E7 Canada
* e-mail: Dennis.Crabtree@nrc-cnrc.gc.ca ORCID: 0000-0002-0162-6086
Published online: 27 July 2018
Bibliometrics are increasingly used as metrics to measure the performance of individuals, institutions and countries. Refereed publications are the primary output of modern observatories. In this paper, I use bibliometric techniques to examine the performance of astronomical observatories.
© The Authors, published by EDP Sciences, 2018
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