“If we do not press harder for better metrics, we risk making poor funding decisions or sidelining good scientists” (Lane, 2010). I met with my mentor this week to go through my work and lay out final products. I’ll be producing a white paper from my research, as well as Continue reading Week 9 – The beginning of the end
I’ve had a changing lens at times in this project, looking at DataONE page views, examining issues with data citation metrics, identifying where references to the use of existing datasets might occur in the research process. The data life cycle has seemed a useful place to concentrate and bring some Continue reading Aperture and focus
I had fun with Google analytics this week. I was provided access to the account for the DataONE website and it makes some interesting “reading.” Top page: “create and document backup policy”. Lots of interest in best practices generally, and in the upcoming webinars. Looking at audience for the last Continue reading Who Do You Think You’re Talking To?