Article metrics attempt to provide a snapshot of how an individual article is being discussed, shared, and used. They combine traditional metrics, such as number of times cited, with altmetrics. Many databases allow you to view the number of times articles have been cited, but a several now have more in-depth information. Look at the box below to see the databases with more in-depth information.
Many of our resources have the altmetrics widget embedded within their database. Look at the list below to see where you can find altmetrics.