Research Impact Services

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What are Research Impact Services?

Unlock the full potential of your research with our comprehensive Research Impact Services. Our dedicated team provides personalized support to researchers, offering expert guidance on maximizing the visibility and influence of your scholarly work. From crafting impactful dissemination strategies to leveraging social media and citation analytics, we empower you to enhance the reach and significance of your research within the academic community and beyond.

Consultation & Training

Personalized consultations and training sessions can be requested by individuals or groups on topics such as:

  • ORCID (Open Researcher and Contributor ID)
  • Author profiles (e.g., Google Scholar, Scopus, Web of Science, etc.)
  • Citation analysis and bibliometrics
  • Co-authorship network analysis
  • Broader / social impacts of research

To request a consultation, please contact our Research Impact Librarian Jeremy Katz ( or fill out a consultation request.

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FSU Libraries is pleased to announce that the FSU community now has access to SciVal, a powerful tool for visualizing research performance, benchmarking against peers, and identifying emerging research trends. Using data from Scopus, the world's largest citation database, SciVal provides researchers and administrators with strategic insights to help their research programs thrive.

More specifically, SciVal supports researchers and authors with:

  • Assessing research performance summaries for any desired research entity (from individual researchers to entire colleges and departments)
  • Identifying and analyzing existing and potential collaboration opportunities based on publication output and citation impact
  • Analyzing research trends for self or pre-defined research areas, measuring the impact of institutions, countries, authors, and Scopus sources involved
  • Identifying which research topics have momentum, indicating higher levels of funding

You can login to SciVal using your FSU ID.

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Research Guides

Explore FSU Libraries’ research guides on Citation Analysis and Alternative Citation Metrics to find more useful information on how to measure and enhance your research impact.

Primary Contact

Jeremy Katz
Research Impact Librarian