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Examples of impact

Search tools

Help resources

Knowledge:

Recognition of research publications (e.g. citation metrics, particularly field weighted)

QUT ePrints (good starting point for metrics)

  • Full-text article downloads, including geographical location of downloader
  • Publication citations from Web of Science and Scopus
  • Attention score from Altmetric Explorer
  • Dimensions metrics, including Relative Citation Ratio and Field Citation Ratio

Citation analysis and altmetrics (Digital Workplace)

Research Impact: Use citation metrics to assess impact (Uni Sydney)

SciVal (Overview module)

  • Based on Scopus data
  • Find Feld-Weighted Citation Impact for articles and researchers
  • Other useful metrics
  • Benchmarking

SciVal – The Overview Module

Elsevier Quick Reference Cards for Research Impact Metrics (SciVal)

SciVal Metrics Guidebook

Scopus (Indexing and Abstracting database)

  • Find Field-Weighed Citation Impact of individual publications
  • Find researcher and publication citations

Scopus Tutorials

Incites

  • Based on Web of Science data
  • Benchmarking
  • Find Category Normalised Citation Impact of publications and researchers

InCites Benchmarking & Analytics: Learn the Basics

Dimensions

  • Find Relative Citation Ratio for documents and Field Citation Ratio
  • Digital Science Product
How to (Dimensions)

Data sharing

Google Dataset Search

Google Dataset Search FAQs

DataCite Search DataCite Search Help

Contribution to registries or biobanks

 

 

 

 

Prizes and conference presentations

QUT ePrints

 

Altmetrics

 

Social Media Tools e.g. Twitter.

 

Blog Posts – Blog Search Engine

 

 

 

Beginners Guide to Altmetrics

Uptake of research tools and techniques

Google Advanced Search

Searching for grey literature using Google Advanced Search

Google Analytics Getting started with Google Analytics

Evidence of uptake of the research by other disciplines

Google Advanced Search

Searching for grey literature using Google Advanced Search

Health:

Policy or program adopted

Google Advanced Search

Searching for grey literature using Google Advanced Search

Analysis and Policy Observatory (APO)

APO Blog

Altmetric Explorer Beginners Guide to Altmetrics

A clinical guideline adopted

Australian Clinical Practice Guideline

ACPG FAQs

Analysis and Policy Observatory (APO) e.g. documents mentioning research used for guidelines APO Blog

International or national practice standards adopted

Australian and International Standards Databases

Library guide

Improved service effectiveness

Google Advanced Search

Searching for grey literature using Google Advanced Search

 

Phase I, Phase II and Phase III clinical trials underway or completed

Australian New Zealand Clinical Trials Registry (ANZCTR)

 

List of international trial registries (libguide)

How to search (ANZCTR)

improved productivity due to research innovations (e.g. reduced illness, injury)

 

 

Quality-Adjusted Life Years, Disability-Adjusted Life Years, Potential Years of Life Lost, Patient Reported Outcome Measure and other relevant indicators

 

 

relative stay index for multi-day stay patients, hospital standardised mortality ratio, cost per weighted separation and total case weighted separation

 

 

reports (including community and government)

Google Advanced Search

Searching for grey literature using Google Advanced Search

Economic:

Health Care System Savings

 

relative stay index for multi-day stay patients, hospital standardised mortality ratio, cost per weighted separation and total case weighted separation

 

 

reduction in Medicare Benefits Schedule/Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme costs

Newspapers and News Media

The Conversation

Searching Informit (News Media database).

Searching Factiva (newspapers)

improved productivity due to research innovations (e.g. reduced illness, injury)

 

 

improved service effectiveness

Google Analytics

Getting started with Google Analytics

Product Development

a research contract with an industry partner and an active collaboration

Google Analytics

Getting started with Google Analytics

granting of a patent

The Lens

Patent Search Analysis

execution of a licensing agreement with an established company

 

 

income from intellectual property

 

 

raising funding from venture capital or other commercial sources or from government schemes that required industry co-participation

 

 

successful exit from start-up company (public market flotation, merger or acquisition)

 

 

development of pre-good manufacturing practice prototype

 

 

successful generation or submission of:

a regulatory standard data set

applications for pre-market approval of a medical device

a new drug or device for registration (e.g. by Food and Drug Administration, European Medicines Agency, Therapeutic Goods Administration)

Google Dataset Search

Google Dataset Search FAQs

product sales

 

 

Social:

uptake or demonstrated use of evidence by decision makers/policy makers

Google Advanced Search

Searching for grey literature using Google Advanced Search

Altmetric Explorer Beginners Guide to Altmetrics
Newspapers and News Media

Searching Informit (News Media database).

Searching Factiva (newspapers)

Analysis and Policy Observatory (APO) APO Blog

qualitative measures demonstrating changes in behaviours, attitudes, improved social equity, inclusion or cohesion

 

 

improved environmental determinants of health

 

 

improved social determinants of health

 

 

changes to health risk factors