Is there a need for an organisation to curate, maintain, support and promote the effective and ethical use of metrics?

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The 2015 Altmetrics Workshop
Amsterdam, 9 October 2015

Michael Taylor
Kristi Holmes
Fiona Murphy

Abstract

Is the metrics community sufficiently organized to support the growing importance of metrics?

Metrics are becoming established at the centre of the scholarly world. It is therefore critical that steps are taken to ensure that they are used properly, that they are both efficient and effective, and that their establishment is based on a secure footing for the future.

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