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Research resource of the week @CityUniLibrary – Scopus

53 million records | 21,915 titles | 5,000 publishers Scopus is the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature: scientific journals, books and conference proceedings. Delivering a comprehensive overview of the world’s research output in the fields of science, technology, medicine, social sciences, and arts and humanities, Scopus features smart tools to track, analyse and…Continue Reading Research resource of the week @CityUniLibrary – Scopus

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Strategic publishing Choose a suitable journal Publishing in high quality, academic journals which are prestigious in your discipline and read by researchers in the field is still an established and important method of sharing your research. You may target different journals at different stages of your career. Use appropriate keywords Keywords tend to be used…Continue Reading Enhance your research impact


The Web of Science database is very useful for citation or cited reference searching. Citation searching is a specialised type of searching which allows searching for articles or chapters which cite a particular work. This indicates relationships between works and also to some extent the impact a work has made on others in the field….Continue Reading Bibliometrics