Introduction to Research Metrics: an overview and update for librarians, professional staff and researchers

Introduction to Research Metrics Tile
Session for graduate & academic researchers & professional staff | Researcher@Library

This webinar, delivered by Faculty and Liaison librarians, is intended for graduate research students and academic staff at the university. The session aims to bring staff and researchers up to date with the current state-of-play regarding using research metrics to demonstrate research impact in grant applications, grant reporting and job or promotion applications.

There will be time during the webinar for questions and answers.

The topics include:

  • University of Melbourne’s position
  • Requirements of major funders (ARC, NHMRC)
  • Overview of prominent tools: discipline coverage, functionality, weaknesses

Register for the session using the book now link. Once you're registered, you will receive a Zoom invite. Check your university email account a few days before your session to find your meeting invitation.

A key resource introduced is the Research Impact Library Guide.

This event is part of the Researcher@Library program, and is presented  by RILAS for University of Melbourne staff and students only. For more information, email

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