Next PNR Rendezvous is January 17

What does it mean for research to be meaningful? How do metrics help and hinder our understanding of research impact? The next PNR Rendezvous session addresses the history and evolution of meaningful metrics in higher education. Robin Chin Roemer, Head of Instructional Design and Outreach Services at the University of Washington libraries will be our guest presenter.  She will address topics such as the pros and cons of bibliometrics; the rise and risks of altmetrics; tools for tracing researcher impact; and the influence of different venues and disciplines on impact communication. The session is eligible for 1 Medical Library Association (MLA) CE credit whether attending the live session or watching the recording. When: Wednesday, January 17 starting at 1:00pm PT, Noon Alaska Time, 2:00pm MT Please note we are now encouraging attendees to register for PNR Rendezvous webinar sessions. It is not required. Information to register and join the webinar is included on our website. Questions? Please contact our office 
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