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4.4 Altmetric.com: A Brief History

Ben McLeish

Abstract

Shortly following the publication of the altmetrics manifesto, a number of small companies were founded to address the demand of services around metrics aggregation on scholarly outputs. This chapter endeavours to tell the story of the Altmetric service, a small company which now has its home at Digital Science.

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