Informetrics and Scholarly Communication

Informetrics and Scholarly Communication

This lecture/seminar provides an advanced treatment of scholarly communication, the quantitative study of information production and use, informetric data modeling, research assessment, and applications in information studies scholarship and practice. Class members should have completed a course in research methods or one in statistical methods for the social sciences.

Class Name Informetrics and Scholarly Communication
Host School The University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee
Class Identifier 46949
Credit Value 3 Credit Hours
Faculty Dietmar Wolfram
Course Tool (Online) Desire2Learn
Class Description This lecture/seminar provides an advanced treatment of scholarly communication, the quantitative study of information production and use, informetric data modeling, research assessment, and applications in information studies scholarship and practice. Class members should have completed a course in research methods or one in statistical methods for the social sciences.
Class Disclaimer None
Delivery Asynchronous
Start and End Date January 22nd, 2013 - May 9th, 2013
Start and End Time
(if synchronous)
Days of Week
(of class meetings, if synchronous)
Last Add Day December 18th, 2012
Residency Start and End Date No Residency
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