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11: Web of Science & Incites - Metrics & Impact

SESSION 11: Web of Science & Incites (Clarivate) - Metrics & Impact

Gain a general overview of the many metrics that are used in the Web of Science and InCites platforms to assess publications or journals, learn helpful tips on when it is and is not reasonable to be using a specific indicator, see how you can populate your Publons – Web of Science ResearcherID or ORCID  with your publication, review, grant, educational or employment history, and then learn how to use your profile to save yourself time in extracting bibliometric impact measures around your careers body of work and showcase your influence when applying for promotions or grants.

There are two videos for this session:

  • Measuring Journal Impact
  • Measuring Researcher Impact and Understanding Scholarly Impact

*These videos have been prepared exclusively for Murdoch University researchers by Anthony Dona from Clarivate

Please see below.

VIDEO 1: Measuring Journal Impact

Topics include discovering:

  • Journal Impact Factors within Web of Science
  • Journals and categories by rank
  • Highly Cited Papers
  • InCites Journal Citation Reports
  • How to generate journal metrics and analytics through InCites
  • How to use Manuscript Matcher to find relevant journals that publish in your area

VIDEO 2: Measuring Researcher Impact and Understanding Scholarly Impact

Topics include discovering:

  • How to find an author’s researcher impact within Web of Science
  • Citation metrics and bibliometric impact of a researcher’s work  
  • Citation metrics in Web of Science and analyse the citing articles
  • How to find influential papers in emerging areas of research
  • How much interest your work has generated

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