Track the Impact of Your Published Articles with Altmetrics

Citation counts are one way to measure of your impact; and European PMC are now offering more.

Europe PubMed Central (PMC) has now been freely integrated with to offer citation-alternative impact measures for over 3 million life sciences and biomedical research articles.  The altmetrics summary, shown below, highlights non-citation based impact of each article such as appearance in mainstream media outlets, public policy documents, social media shares, online reference managers, and many more.  Additional information on, including their scope of coverage can be found here:

Europe PMC is free database incorporating titles and abstracts from the U.S based PubMed Central (PMC) and PubMed databases.  This Europe based database offers citation counts and impact measures and other literature searching options beyond the scope of PubMed and PMC.  Additional information about Europe PMC and its mission can be found here:

For more information about tracking scholarly impact available at Emory, please contact Research Impact Informationist, Kim Powell at krpowel [at] emory [dot] edu or Ask-A-Librarian.