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Paperity partners with Altmetric in measuring social impact of papers

With the advent of Internet era and online academic publishing, not only the way how scholars communicate, but also how their impact is measured, undergo radical evolution. Traditional citation-based metrics, such as impact factor or h-index, are being increasingly complemented by “alternative metrics”, or altmetrics, which measure online attention received by a given article in a…

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Paperity Launched!

With the beginning of the new academic year, Paperity, the first multidisciplinary aggregator of Open Access journals and papers, has been launched. Paperity will connect authors with readers, boost dissemination of new discoveries and consolidate academia around open literature. Right now, Paperity includes over 160,000 articles from 2,000 scholarly journals, and growing. The goal of…