Week 7: Network Analysis and Web Mentions

Greetings! This week I dug a bit deeper into the citation data, created some additional visuals, and looked into some tools to scrape mentions of DataONE on the web. (I refer a lot to “citing” and “cited” articles in this post so here’s a clarification: citing = all articles that Continue reading Week 7: Network Analysis and Web Mentions

Week 6: Bibliometrics Results and Visualization

Hello! This week I worked on the rest of the bibliometrics analysis for the articles published by those associated with DataONE which are currently in Library 1 in Zotero. I also did some frequency counts of the articles in library 1 and created an Impact Score based on citations and Continue reading Week 6: Bibliometrics Results and Visualization

Week 5- Bibliometrics & Preliminary Results

Happy Friday! I started out this week with a bit of a setback. I began linking the database I created containing all the articles produced by those affiliated with DataONE to all the citations that cite those articles (henceforth referred to as Cited By articles). While I was doing this Continue reading Week 5- Bibliometrics & Preliminary Results

Week 4: Almost ready for bibliometrics…

Hello! This week was a lot of data extraction and cleaning; the necessary evils before being able to proceed into some more exciting citation analysis! In the beginning of the week I extracted all the citations from Library 1 (which is composed of the citations authored by those affiliated with Continue reading Week 4: Almost ready for bibliometrics…

Week 3: Finishing libraries 1 & 2 and starting library 3

Hello all! This week I cleaned up Zotero Libraries 1 and 2 (for more information on the specific libraries see my posts from last week and the week before). This involved removing duplicates and resolving missing metadata issues such as authorship information. I also imported additional citations from Scopus and Continue reading Week 3: Finishing libraries 1 & 2 and starting library 3

Week 2- Zotero library building and data cleaning

Greetings everyone! So I’ve been plugging away on my first project, building two Zotero libraries. To recap, I’m creating a Zotero library for publications that have been authored by those involved with DataONE (Library 1) and one for community publications that mention DataONE publications, resources, or tools (Library 2). Thus Continue reading Week 2- Zotero library building and data cleaning

Week 1 – Onboarding and Zotero Library Building

Greetings DataONE interns, mentors, and everyone else! My name is Paige Alfonzo and I am the intern for the “Reach and Citation of DataONE” project. I currently live in Zurich, so I virtually met my mentors, Amber Budden and Amanda Whitmire, and did all the onboarding tasks that are normally Continue reading Week 1 – Onboarding and Zotero Library Building

Welcome to the 2019 Summer Internship Open Notebooks

We are excited to begin work with our 2019 cohort of summer interns across a range of projects.  Information about the projects can be found on our internship description page. Our interns will start recording their activities, experiences and results in this space later this month.