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Social media: influencers identification & monitoring solutions

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A great list of 10 discovery tools to identify influencers is provided by Jason Falls in his blog:
Falls, Jason. The landscape: SME’s list of influencer identification tools. Social Media Explorer: Online, 10th of January 2011.

and gives an impressive list of 150 current solutions to monitor social media…


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January 25, 2011 at 9:26 pm

Experts profiling application for Institutions

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Elsevier announced the integration of Collexis Expert Profiling, into the SciVal suite as SciVal Experts (External link

The offering enables institutions to find experts while fostering collaboration within the organization.

SciVal Experts provides institutions with a customizable faculty information system based on content from SciVerse Scopus.

 By generating Fingerprints of individual researcher’s expertise and exposing connections among authors, SciVal Experts enables researchers, research administrators and senior leadership to identify experts within and across institutions for all disciplines.

SciVal Experts visualizes network connections within an organization to help facilitate further collaboration and provides links to download publication data for deeper analysis.

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December 16, 2010 at 9:23 pm

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Researchers Identification multiple initiatives

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This good paper underlines various initiatives world wide for central registry and programs promoted by STM publishers (Thomson’s ResearchID, Elsevier Scopus Author Identifier, etc.)

It is all about the importance of correct authors identification system in databases to analyze their real science productivity.

Rovner, Sophie L. A question of identity.Chemical & Engineering news, Vol.88, N°21, pp. 36-37. Online May 24, 2010:

Written by hbasset

June 2, 2010 at 8:00 pm