Comics Journals Articles Tracked by Altmetric in the last year (Dec 2013-Dec 2014)
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This file contains a refined dataset from an export using the Altmetric Explorer.
The data is the result of a search using the Altmetric Explorer application for mentions in the last year of articles published in the 5 journals with "comics" in the journal title currently tracked by Altmetric:
Journal Of Graphic Novels & Comics
ImageTexT: Interdisciplinary Comics Studies
Studies In Comics
The Comics Grid: Journal Of Comics Scholarship
Comics Buyer's Guide
The data was obtained on Thursday 18 December 2014 12:00 GMT. The data reflects the time period selected and the time of collection. Previous and future reports are likely to differ. The data was refined only for consistency; no figures were altered. Columns corresponding to Altmetric-specific metadata (URLs) were removed for readability. One entry was removed from the original exported data due to anomalous metadata.
This dataset contains 43 bibliographic references from 3 different journals and their respective metrics.
The data reflects Altmetric's methods of collection and tracking.
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This spreadsheet was created and shared by Ernesto Priego, Centre for Information Science, City University London.