Essential Science Indicators

Determine who the most influential individuals, institutions, papers, and publications are

Highlights

  • Analyze research performance
  • Identify significant trends
  • Determine research output

Intended for

  • Academic Administrator
  • Information Professional
  • Research & Development Professionals

Description

With all the resources they need in one place, Essential Science Indicators can determine the influential individuals, institutions, papers, publications, and countries in their field of study — as well as emerging research areas that could impact their work.

This unique and comprehensive compilation of science performance statistics and science trends data is based on journal article publication counts and citation data from Thomson Scientific databases. It is an ideal analytical resource for policymakers, administrators, analysts and information specialists in government agencies, universities, corporations, private laboratories, publishing companies and foundations, as well as members of the scientific press and recruiters.

Features

  • In-depth coverage: You can access approximately 10 million articles in over 11,000 journal titles from around the world.
  • A solid basis for comparison of research performance: Includes baselines, which are the benchmarks for assessing research impact.
  • Expert guidance that enhances data: Provides editorial comments from scientists and researchers.

Benefits

  • Analyze research performance of companies, institutions, nations, and journals.
  • Identify significant trends in the sciences and social sciences.
  • Rank top countries, journals, scientists, papers, and institutions by field of research.
  • Determine research output and impact in specific fields of research.
  • Evaluate potential employees, collaborators, reviewers, and peers.

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