Answered By: Valerie Weis
Last Updated: Apr 09, 2020     Views: 8

The HKS Library Research Guide, Measuring Your Scholarly Impact, lists a number of resources and tools that you can use to evaluate the impact of your scholarship in academics and in society.

Use the Harvard Library journal evaluation resources to help you determine where to publish your academic journal article. However, be aware that journal rankings are subjective and that databases may not include every journal in their rankings.

Schedule an individual consultation to discuss the limits of using metrics to assess the impact of scholarship and/or to discuss how you might enhance the impact of your scholarship by contacting the HKS Research librarians at