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No A 4 U: The relationship between multitasking and academic performance

Overview of attention for article published in Computers & Education, January 2012
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • One of the highest-scoring outputs from this source (#10 of 877)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (98th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (87th percentile)

Mentioned by

news
2 news outlets
blogs
1 blog
twitter
28 tweeters
facebook
1 Facebook page
wikipedia
1 Wikipedia page

Readers on

mendeley
392 Mendeley
citeulike
2 CiteULike
Title
No A 4 U: The relationship between multitasking and academic performance
Published in
Computers & Education, January 2012
DOI 10.1016/j.compedu.2011.12.023
Authors

Reynol Junco, Shelia R. Cotten

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United States 22 6%
Canada 4 1%
Malaysia 3 <1%
United Kingdom 3 <1%
Germany 2 <1%
Brazil 2 <1%
Nigeria 1 <1%
Australia 1 <1%
France 1 <1%
Other 14 4%
Unknown 339 86%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 92 23%
Student > Bachelor 67 17%
Student > Master 67 17%
Student > Doctoral Student 36 9%
Professor > Associate Professor 26 7%
Other 104 27%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Social Sciences 129 33%
Psychology 88 22%
Computer Science 55 14%
Business, Management and Accounting 32 8%
Arts and Humanities 15 4%
Other 73 19%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 55. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 25 April 2017.
All research outputs
#146,378
of 7,757,492 outputs
Outputs from Computers & Education
#10
of 877 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#1,204
of 93,609 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Computers & Education
#1
of 8 outputs
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