Fast Track Impact Magazine

The magazine for researchers who want to be more productive and achieve real-world impacts from their research. Get all the latest news and research, become more productive and influential online, better understand and track your impacts, and learn new tips to enhance your impact.

Research to Action – the global guide to research impact

Research to Action (R2A) is a website catering for the strategic and practical needs of people trying to improve the uptake of development research.

The Conversation can help you make the most of your research

View a recording of a workshop hosted by The Conversation to find out how your research can be maximised by the platform.

Who is responsible for metrics?

ARMA Metrics Champion and Lis-Bibliometrics Committee Chair, Elizabeth Gadd, provides a summary of the Metrics SIG session at the 2017 ARMA Annual Conference.

CiteScore: a new metric to help you track journal performance and make decisions

Elsevier’s new metrics provide comprehensive, transparent, current insights into journal impact.

Research Leaders Impact Toolkit

With funding from the higher education funding councils and working with six academic learning partners from across higher education, the Leadership Foundation has developed an impact toolkit. The broad goal is to support research leaders develop research impact strategies and embed “impact thinking” in research management systems, and processes. The toolkit synthesises a wealth of evidence and best practice to help senior research managers and organisational leaders to prepare for successful impact.