This project aims at studying the social media reception of African publications as covered by the most important “altmetric” sources. The project will consider all African publication data from the Web of Science database and the Altmetric.com database, thus being the largest altmetric study on the continent so far.
1 January 2015 – 31 December 2020
social media, South African research, altmetrics
Clara Calero-Medina, Rodrigo Costas Comesana, Zohreh Zahedi