Essential Science Indicators

Essential Science Indicators is a database for identifying emerging research areas and the influential individuals, institutions, papers, publications, and countries in a field of study. It compiles science performance statistics and science trends data based on journal article publication counts and citation data from Thomson Scientific databases.

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Ten year rolling file - present

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Unlimited simultaneous users licensed.


Thomson Reuters

Resource Types

Article Database, Reference Source, Statistics and Data

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