survey on current and future evaluation of research data impact (RDA/WDS Bibliometrics WG)

Jochen Schirrwagen jochen.schirrwagen at UNI-BIELEFELD.DE
Tue Oct 7 11:10:51 EDT 2014

***apologies for crossposting, this is the 2nd call***

Dear All,

The Research Data Alliance/ World Data Service (RDA/WDS) Publishing Data
Bibliometrics Working Group is conducting a survey to investigate the
viability of bibliometrics for data. We would like to invite all data
producers, users, managers and publishers to complete the survey to tell
us how you currently evaluate the impact of data, and how you would wish
to do so in the future.

The survey is one page long and should take no more than five minutes to
complete. The survey link is

The results will be disseminated via the Bibliometrics Working Group web
page towards the end of 2014.

If you would like to know more about the survey or the Bibliometrics
working group, or if you would like to join the working group, then
please email [log in to unmask] or visit the working group web page at

Please do pass on this invitation to anyone else who you think might be

Your feedback in the survey is very much appreciated!

Kind regards,

Jochen Schirrwagen

Department of Library Technology and Knowledge Management
Bielefeld University - University Library
Universitätsstr. 25 - 33615 Bielefeld, Germany
Tel: +49 (0) 521/106-4047
Fax: +49 (0) 521/106-4052

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