Describes the main metrics currently used to evaluate scholarly researchers and their work, explains how they are inadequate, and proposes a new family of Less Wrong Metrics (LWMs) which may better express the value of research.
|Commissioning body||SPARC Europe|
|Number of pages||8|
|Publication status||Published - 25 Jan 2016|
|Name||SPARC Europe Briefing Papers|
Taylor, M. (2016). Better ways to evaluate research and researchers. (SPARC Europe Briefing Papers; Vol. 8). SPARC Europe. http://sparceurope.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/12/Evaluate-SEBriefingPaper-1215.pdf