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Scholarly Metrics for UVM Faculty

Tracking Your Scholarship

Google Scholar allows you to create a profile, "claim" your scholarship, and track who is citing your work.  It also calculates your H5 and H10 Indices.  

How to create a profile:

  • Go to Google Scholar.
  • Click on the "My Citations" tab.
  • Customize your name, institution, and contact info.
  • GS matches your name to works which may have been authored by you.  "Claim" your indexed scholarship.
  • View your H5 and H10 index in Google Scholar.
  • Click on the number of citations to see what other scholarship cites your own.

Quick tutorial on creating a Google Scholar profile:

Interesting blog post on creating citation alerts through GS for your own scholarship: