Data from: U-Index, a dataset and an impact metric for informatics tools and databases

Alison Callahan, Rainer Winnenburg & Nigam H. Shah
Measuring the usage of informatics resources such as software tools and databases is essential to quantifying their impact, value and return on investment. We have developed a publicly available dataset of informatics resource publications and their citation network, along with an associated metric (u-Index) to measure informatics resources’ impact over time. Our dataset differentiates the context in which citations occur to distinguish between ‘awareness’ and ‘usage’, and uses a citing universe of open access publications...
2 citations reported since publication in 2019.
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23 downloads reported since publication in 2019.

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