Bulletin of the Association for Information Science and Technology

The Bulletin of the Association for Information Science and Technology is a bi-monthly news magazine packed with developments and issues affecting the field, pragmatic management reports, opinion, and news of people and events in the information science community.

This Issue

April/May 2013

Vol. 39, No. 4
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Altmetrics: What, Why and Where?

by Heather Piwowar, Special Section Editor
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The Power of Altmetrics on a CV
by Heather Piwowar and Jason Priem
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Open Access and Altmetrics: Distinct but Complementary
by Ross Mounce
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Ask Not What Altmetrics Can Do for You, But What Altmetrics Can Do for Developing Countries
by Juan Pablo Alperin
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New Opportunities for Repositories in the Age of Altmetrics
by Stacy Konkiel and Dave Scherer
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The Many Faces of Article-Level Metrics
by Jennifer Lin and Martin Fenner
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Five Challenges in Altmetrics: A Toolmaker’s Perspective
by Jean Liu and Euan Adie
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Are Alternative Metrics Still Alternative?
by Mike Buschman and Andrea Michalek
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The Reception of Suzanne Briet in the United States
by Michael K. Buckland
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Editor’s Desktop
by Irene Travis
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President’s Page
by Andrew Dillon
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Inside ASIS&T
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IA: Enabling Action: Digging Deeper into Strategies for Learning
by Thom Haller
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RDAP Review: Collaborative Annotation for Scientific Data Discovery and Reuse
by Kirk Borne
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