Getting started

New to Altmetric Explorer? Start here.

No matter your role, these resources will guide you through Altmetric Explorer in a few easy steps. Choose a section below to get started!

Altmetric basics

Are you looking for an overview of altmetrics? Do you want to share resources with colleagues to help get them up to speed? Click the ‘View More’ button below to get started!

Institutions, Researchers, & Librarians

Learn more about how altmetrics and Altmetric Explorer can help you communicate the potential impact of research at your institution using these video tutorials, guides, and other resources.


Learn how to leverage altmetrics and Altmetric Explorer to uncover conversations around your content, gain competitive insight, and more through these video tutorials, guides, and other resources.

Need more help?

We’re here to help if you have questions or want to share an idea. Visit our Support Centre to find an answer, read our implementation guides, or ask us a question.

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