Academic & Government

Clarivate Analytics acquires Kopernio, bringing one-click access to millions of research articles

The strategic acquisition of AI-technology startup Kopernio (now EndNote Click) by Clarivate Analytics, is set to revolutionize how researchers access research articles across the globe. The world of research is growing and diversifying at an unprecedented pace, resulting in a proliferation of research papers across an expanding frontier of discovery. The resulting body of collective […]

Measuring reputation

Reputation is a nebulous quality; you can’t hold it in your hand or point to it on a wall, but an institution’s reputation can dictate its future path of success. An institution’s reputation enables it to grow its endowment, engage in collaboration with other institutions both regionally and internationally, fund its existing researchers, and attract […]

Review a manuscript like a pro: 6 tips from a Publons Academy supervisor

Peer review getting you down? Have you been asked to review and don’t know where to start? Or have you tentatively submitted a few reviews and never been quite sure if you’re doing it “right”?   That’s okay: there are tips you can learn to make the process easier and more robust–for you, the authors, […]

Clarivate Analytics salutes physicist Michelle Simmons, 2018’s “Australian of the Year”

This article is part of an ongoing International Women’s Day series from Clarivate Analytics celebrating women in STEM. Throughout March, we will profile the female researchers, scientists, inventors, and corporate leaders featured in Web of Science, Derwent, BioWorld, and Publons. See more articles in this series or follow our online campaign using #WomenAtClarivate. In a rare […]

Polish Ministry demonstrates value of evaluative tools in science and research

Now more than ever for industrialized nations, the successful pursuit of science and technology is an imperative – an essential determinant of economic vitality and security. The foundation of this endeavor, of course, is a vibrant system of universities and research institutions in which to educate, train, and employ the scientists whose work will drive […]

It’s not the size that matters

We celebrate 300K reviewers on Publons with a new data project: join us as we uncover the average length of scientific peer review across disciplines, journals, and countries, and question what it means for review quality. One of the most important criticisms of the peer review system is that it is much too slow. It […]

Institute for Scientific Information Redux: The Past Inspires the Future

Before there was Clarivate Analytics, there was the Institute for Scientific Information (ISI). Founded nearly 60 years ago by pioneering information scientist Dr. Eugene Garfield, ISI launched a revolution in the indexing and retrieval of scientific and scholarly literature. The antecedents of today’s universally respected Web of Science, and many other Clarivate Analytics tools, took […]

New Hot Papers from the January update of Essential Science Indicators

After each bimonthly update of Essential Science Indicators from Clarivate Analytics, we look at New Hot Papers, which are papers published in the past two years that are in the top one-tenth of one percent (0.1%) for their field and publication period. For the fifth bimonthly update of 2017, which was published in January and […]