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Citation Counts and Journal Impact Factors for Tenure and Promotion

Guide overview

Citation Counts and Journal Impact Factors

This guide is based on a  T&P Workshop hosted by the Office of Faculty development, June 19, 2020  and presented by Kate Langan, Associate Professor University Libraries.  

This guide will review the following topics

  1. tools to use for citation counts and journal impact factors. We will not have much time to practice today during the meeting. 
  2. citation counts and journal impact factors, why use them, how to use them 
  3. where and how to find your citation counts
  4. where and how to find journal impact factors
  5. review other metrics you may want to consider