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Research Impact

Includes measures of scholarly impact such as journal impact factors, researcher impact, citation analysis and altmetrics.

Using Web of Science Citation Report

Connect:  Web of Science
Search by author (last name, first initial* ), try all variations

Click: Search

You may need to expand the author limit on the right and select all appropriate names

From results page, click: Create Citation Report, to the right, just above the results.


You may also search by ResearcherID numbers or ORCID identifiers

The Citation reports provides:

  • Total number of results found (Results Found);

  • Total number of times all records have been cited (Sum of Times Cited);

  • Total number of citations to all results found in the results set minus any citation from articles in the set (Sum of Times Cited without Self-Citations);

  • Total number of citations to any of the items in the set of search results (Citing Articles);

  • Citing articles minus any article that appears in the set of search results (Citing Articles without Self-citations);

  • Average number of times a record has been cited (Average Citations per Item);

  • Total number of times a record has been cited for all years in the results set (Total column)

  • H-index count that is based on the list of publications ranked in descending order by the Times Cited count.

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