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Web of Knowledge - Citation Universe

  1. 1. THOMSON REUTERS WEB OF KNOWLEDGE – CITATION UNIVERSE Philip Purnell GSS April 2010
  2. 2. THE DATA • Web of Science – Conference Proceedings Citation Index – Century of Social Sciences • Thomson Reuters Web of Knowledge - The Citation Universe – Web of Knowledge 5 upgrade – Biosis Citation Index – Chinese Science Citation Database • Research Analytics 2
  3. 3. THE DATA • Web of Science – Conference Proceedings Citation Index 3
  4. 4. CPCI – ON WEB OF SCIENCE Search by - Conference title - Location - Date - Sponsor 4
  5. 5. WEB OF SCIENCE CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS CITATION INDEX • Two Editions: - Science & Technology - Social Sciences & Humanities • Approx 5.5 million records • Updated Weekly • Over 385,000 records per year • More than 120,000 conferences covered in total • Approximately 12,000 conferences covered annually • Coverage from 1990, cited references from 1999 • Comprehensive, multidisciplinary and international coverage from conferences proceedings published in books, journals, reports, series, and preprints • Details of each conference are indexed and searchable, data includes: conference title, sponsor, location, description and date
  6. 6. A combined set of results from both Conference Proceedings and Journal literature. Refine options are a useful tool to narrow a search. For example narrow by subject classifications or document type to focus on the most relevant materials
  7. 7. Full Web of Science functionality with Conference Proceedings content Details of both conference and source publication Classified by Document Type Source item is assigned to standard subject classifications
  8. 8. THE DATA • Web of Science – Century of Social Sciences 9
  9. 9. WEB OF SCIENCE DEPTH OF CITATION INDICES 1900 Century of Science 1945 Science Citation Index 1900 Century of Social Sciences 1956 SSCI 1975 A&HCI 56 years of added coverage 1990 CPCI in the Social Sciences >300 journals added that focus on the first half of last century
  10. 10. CENTURY OF SOCIAL SCIENCES BREAKDOWN BY FIELD CoSS distribution by field Title Count ANTHROPOLOGY 24 COMMUNICATION 18 ECONOMICS & MANAGEMENT 47 EDUCATION 31 GEOGRAPHY 12 HISTORY & PHILOSOPHY OF THE SOCIAL SCIENCES 1 LAW 30 POLITICAL SCIENCE 10 PSYCHIATRY 21 PSYCHOLOGY 65 PUBLIC HEALTH 20 SOCIAL ISSUES & SOCIOLOGY 29 Total 308
  11. 11. CASE STUDY: Charles Warren Thornthwaite • C. Warren Thornthwaite was a Geographer and Climatologist best known for devising a Climate Classification System proposed in his landmark paper in 1948 which also discusses the importance of evapotranspiration on climate. • Thornthwaite published 28 papers between 1931 and 1965, mostly in the fields of Geography and Geochemistry & Geophysics. • His works have gone on to be highly influential to researchers in many fields and in recent years have been particularly utilized by researchers involved in climate change and water management
  12. 12. The works of C. Warren Thornthwaite Thornthwaite produced 28 highly influential works in the Social Sciences which have been consistently cited throughout their history
  13. 13. THE DATA • Thomson Reuters Web of Knowledge - The Citation Universe – Web of Knowledge 5 upgrade 15
  14. 14. ISI WEB OF KNOWLEDGE 5 webofknowledge.com 16
  15. 15. ISI WEB OF KNOWLEDGE 5 CITATION UNIVERSE 17
  16. 16. CITATION COUNTS USING WEB OF KNOWLEDGE VALUES 18
  17. 17. WEB OF KNOWLEDGE CITATION BREAKDOWN TABLE 19
  18. 18. THE DATA • Thomson Reuters Web of Knowledge - The Citation Universe – Biosis Citation Index 20
  19. 19. BIOSIS CITATION INDEX BIOSIS CONTENT WITH CITATION DATA • Biosis Previews – Widest collection of life sciences fields in the world – agriculture, biodiversity, biotechnology, botany, drug discovery, gene therapy, marine biology, wildlife conservation, zoology • Biosis Citation Index – Provides cited references for BIOSIS Previews • Cited references for all Previews content (beginning 2006) • Cited references for 60% of high impact Previews journals (1926 - 2005) • Exclusive to ISI Web of Knowledge platform
  20. 20. BIOSIS CITATION INDEX ON ISI WEB OF KNOWLEDGE 5 22
  21. 21. BIOSIS CITATION INDEX SEARCHING Set your search parameter defaults Select years, use lemmatization and sort by publication date 23
  22. 22. BIOSIS CITATION INDEX CITATION BREAKDOWN TABLE 24
  23. 23. BIOSIS CITATION INDEX CITATION REPORT 25
  24. 24. BIOSIS CITATION INDEX ANALYZE RESULTS Analyze by Super Taxa 26
  25. 25. BIOSIS CITATION INDEX CITATION MAP Citation maps can find relevant papers not returned in your search results 2nd generation citations reveal citation pathways 27
  26. 26. BIOSIS CITATION INDEX SUMMARY • Combines – World-leading Biosis life sciences content – with valuable cited references back to 1926 • Enhances – Web of Science searches via the All Database Search using common indexing backbone • Employs – ISI Web of Knowledge cited reference searching • Exclusive – ISI Web of Knowledge 28
  27. 27. THE DATA • Thomson Reuters Web of Knowledge - The Citation Universe – Chinese Science Citation Database 29
  28. 28. EMERGENCE OF CHINESE RESEARCH 30
  29. 29. CHINESE SCIENCE CITATION DATABASE AVAILABLE NOW! • Over 2 million records • Over 13 million cited references • Subject Areas – Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Geosciences, Biology, Agricultural Sciences, Engineering (Computer Science, Mechanics, etc.), Medicine, and Management • Dual Language – Since 2002, 80% of records have full English bibliographic information and most have English abstracts • Content is searchable in both English and Chinese
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  31. 31. CSCD CITATION BREAKDOWN TABLE Bibliographic information in English and Chinese 33

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