July 14, 2014
Selected New Books on Higher Education
Beyond Bibliometrics: Harnessing Multidimensional Indicators of Scholarly Impact, edited by Blaise Cronin and Cassidy R. Sugimoto (MIT Press; 466 pages; $70 hardcover, $35 paperback). Writings on new web-based ways of measuring scholarly impact and productivity that go beyond the tracking of bibliographic citations; topics include the cultural and ethical implications of using metrics to evaluate scholarship.
Bridging the Divide Between Faculty and