Bibliometrics and Performance Figures

Performance Figures

Based on the institutional publication databases for GFZ, PIK and IASS the library provides performance figures for internal and external research assessments, like POF and QUIBS.

You want to know more? Ask us or check the GFZ intranet.

Bibliometric services

The library

  • Offers citation analyses for you (Hirsch-Index and more)
  • Helps you to interprete such numbers
  • Comes to your working group and informs on metrics.

Impact factor of journals

The library helps you

  • With journal impact factors
  • To compare journals

Good to know: A journal impact factor says nothing about citation rates of individual articles published in these journals.

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