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Altmetric Explorer Pilot (2023)

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Altmetric Explorer 2023 Pilot

UNLV Libraries has obtained access to Altmetric Explorer for a 1-year pilot program. During this pilot, UNLV Libraries will gather feedback from users across campus to determine whether obtaining an ongoing subscription is needed.

UNLV faculty, staff, and students can access Altmetric Explorer by visiting

NOTE: An account must be created using your UNLV email address, or by logging in while on the main UNLV campus.

We need your feedback! Please consider leaving feedback about your experience using Altmetric Explorer by filling out this short survey.

Feedback Form

For questions or concerns regarding the pilot, please contact Christina Miskey via email at

What is Altmetric Explorer?

Altmetric Explorer is a tool that tracks altmetrics, using persistent identifiers such as DOIs, ISSNs, and ISBNs, and creates an Altmetric Attention Score (how it's calculated) reflecting some of the impacts that an article or scholarly work has on sources such as social media, news media outlets, and more. 

Check out some additional resources and information below:

Schedule a Demo or Intro Session!

Are you interested in Altmetric Explorer, but you would like a demonstration of how to use this tool? Contact us!

Schedule a live demo with Altmetric Explorer experts and librarian Christina Miskey.

Schedule an individual consultation to get one-on-one help.

Schedule a librarian to attend an upcoming department meeting.

For Authors

Authors can use Altmetric Explorer to locate and track the attention for their individual publications, search for information on journals, and locate trending research in their subject area.

Check out these resources to learn how Altmetric Explorer can benefit you as an author.

For Colleges/Units

Colleges and units can use Altmetric Explorer to generate reports of trending journals in your subject area, create reports of authors in your unit, and compare outputs to others in the same field.

Check out these resources to help learn about what Altmetric Explorer can do for your unit.

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