New book: Web Metrics for Library and Information Professionals by David Stuart

New book: Webometrics and social web research methods [free in-progress draft copy].

Mozdeh is now available for Twitter time series and sentiment analysis.

The search engine queries for webometrics has updated information.

Sentiment strength detection program SentiStrength is free online


An information science research group developing software and methods to exploit Web-based sources for social sciences research. We research scientometrics, link analysis, cybermetrics, webometrics, web science and sentiment analysis.

Our evaluation by the UK research assessment Library and Information Management panel gave an average score of 2.75, which was joint 2nd in the UK. Of our submitted research publications, we had the joint highest proportion in our category in the top "world leading" class.

Contact Mike Thelwall m.thelwall @ for more information about (self-funded) Ph.D. places, collaboration or research project proposals.

Impressed with David Stuart's book, Web Metrics for Library and Information Professionals

See a web environment network of this web site.

Speaker and doctoral/research forum and speaker timetable