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Scopus is an abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature run by elsevier.

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Scopus and Web of Science give different h-index: who should I trust?

I am applying for a job and they ask my h-index. The problem is that Scopus and Web of Science list different citation number for my papers and this results in a different h-index. Who should I trust?
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Building a local database from Web of Science and Scopus search results

I would like to build a local bibliography database (possibly with SQL) with the data exported from Web of Science (WOS) search results. I can export these online query results in a BibTeX file and ...
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Making sure IEEE Conference proceedings on Xplore are on Scopus

We've organized 6th edition of IEEE Conference. Two previous ones were with proceedings in Xplore and indexed by Scopus and other relevant databases. Now we finaly have proceedings from our edition ...
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Is it possible to automatically obtain cited-by lists?

In google scholar, it is easily possible to obtain a list of articles that cite a specific article. Web of science and scopus also offer this feature, if you manually enter the article identifiers (e....
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How best to increase the reach of conference proceedings / papers?

I am helping to organise a conference which has been running for a number of years. Conference papers are peer-reviewed by a well-respected review committee and the conference has a good reputation ...
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How to pronounce SCImago?

My mother language is not English and I am not sure how I should pronounce in fron of my students the word "SCImago" for journal & country rank by Scopus at https://www.scimagojr.com.
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how can i know the journal still covered by Scopus ( include 2018 year )

how can I know the journal still covered by Scopus, for example when I check it on Scopus site " Scopus coverage years: from 2008 to 2018 " what its mean?
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Should we do literature search in Incognito mode?

I found a claim that literature search (in Google Scholar, ScienceDirect, Scopus, Web of Science, etc) should be performed in Incognito/Private Browsing mode. According to the claim, search results ...
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Where to find the most valid databases about the ranking of countries in research and scientific production? [closed]

Where to find the rankings of countries in research and scientific production? For example, how can I find out the ranking of a particular country in the number of scholarly essays? What are the most ...
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What are the requisites for Scopus to index the proceedings of a conference?

I have seen that some conferences in the CS field are indexed by Scopus, I mean their conference proceedings. I have found some information about the requisites a journal should have to be indexed in ...
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How can I find papers of a specific journal?

I want to find papers of a specific journal. For example, I want to search papers about the smart grid security only in the IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid journal. Is there appropriate configuration ...
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Did scopus choose not to add my paper (from an accepted journal) or did something go wrong?

I have practically the same question as in here. My most read/reference article is published in a Scopus indexed journal. The article is from 2016, and its indexed by Google Scholar. However, when ...
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Do conferences get indexed?

A funding organism is offering to pay for the travel and stay of young researchers to an international conference, when said conference is indexed (Scopus, WoS, ...). They insist on the fact that it’s ...
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Find papers authored by a specific number of authors

For some concrete study, I need to find for some keywords, papers that have just one author. I used PubMed, Scopus and ISI Web of Science, but in any case, I could not find a way to filter ...
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Journal got blacklisted recently – how to withdraw the paper from the journal and database?

Recently, the journal where my paper was published got blacklisted in a so-called blacklist. I was very surprised since the journal existed more than ten years. My questions: How to drop the paper ...
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Submitted to a non Scopus-indexed journal, later found that University only accept Scopus journals. How can I submit to another journal?

I submitted a paper to Thomson Reuters ESCI Journal, and they are asking me to complete a registration and pay a fee of around $400 to publish the paper. But later I found that my University gives ...
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Obtain CiteScore rank

Is possible to obtain the information about the CiteScore rank for a journal? I have seen in "Elsevier Developers" that there are different APIs to obtain the SJR and SNIP metrics, but nothing about ...
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How to notify Elsevier or Clarivate when then they are indexing predatory or very low quality journals?

What is the best way to alert Elsevier or Clarivate Analytics -- for instance, if I see a potentially predatory (or just really low quality) journal indexed in Scopus or WoS or if I see recent changes ...
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Scopus: Inclusion of papers

I have some papers published in journals that are approved by Scopus. But these papers are not included in Scopus. How can I get get them included?
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Are all papers published by ACM indexed in DBLP?

Will a paper accepted by a new conference, whose proceedings will be published by ACM and indexed in Ei Compendex and Scopus, also be indexed in DBLP? In particular, will the proceedings of ICCBDC ...
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How can I put my publications into Scopus?

I've got many papers which are not on Scopus, but are picked up by Google Scholar. How do I include all those other papers into Scopus?
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Would citations in blogs, public materials, arXiv and magazines increase citation count for the author?

It is known that references from peer reviewed articles and public domain technical reports can increase the citation counts in Scopus and Google scholar. But does this apply to the works cited in the ...
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Which libraries are included in the Scopus citation database?

Is there a list of libraries which are included in the Scopus database? I am working in the field of Human Computer Interaction and searching for a list of included libraries (e.g. ACM, AIS and so ...
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How to check whether a journal is still listed in Scopus?

In the time when I submitted a paper to a journal " Research Journal of Applied Sciences, Engineering and Technology", ISSN: 2040-7459, they indicated in their website that the journal is indexed in ...
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Can I modify my name on my Scopus profile page?

I have recently legally changed my name and about to publish my paper in that new name. However I was wondering is there anyway to change my name on my scopus profile? Thanks
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Is there documentation on how long it takes before publications are indexed by Scopus and Web of Science?

The two major bibliographic databases - Scopus and Web of Science\Web of Knowledge - have one very badly-documented limitation; their update lag. While the majority of papers are added quickly, it can ...
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How Scopus CSAB plan to evaluate a submitted journal's citedness in Scopus?

Our journal applied to Scopus for inclusion a few months ago and I, as an editor, would like to clarify some citations to our journal from articles already indexed in this database (as far as I know, ...
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Why are some conferences no longer indexed by Scopus?

I have seen in Scopus that there are some conferences that are still running nowadays, but they not longer appear indexed on Scopus. For example, in the field of Computer Science I see that the ICCSIT ...
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Is there a way to get a complete name bibliography from Scopus? How can I set my scrape, in that case?

I need a complete name bibliography from a search but I'm only allowed to have the surname and then the names'initals. Is there a way to get them?
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How can I get all my papers under the same Scopus profile?

I have recently searched my publications in Scopus and I have found that they are all scattered around. The reason behind that maybe is because I have a compound last name. The situation has gone ...