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Annual G20 Scorecard: The link between COVID-19 response and research subject diversity

Our latest Global Research Report from the Institute for Scientific Information examines G20 member countries’ research performance and includes a special analysis of their COVID-19 research Each year we report our Annual G20 Scorecard as a prelude to the G20 Summit – a two-day gathering of the world’s major economies, set this year in Rome, […]

Laying foundations for the future: Citation Laureates 2021

Clarivate™ draws on Web of Science™ publication and citation data to reveal annual list of Citation Laureates™ – researchers ‘of Nobel class’ whose high-impact contributions have transformed their fields and paved the path for the future of science. Each year in early October, a select handful of researchers receive science’s highest honor in the form […]

Electric vehicles charging forward

A new report from Clarivate, The road ahead: Sustainable vehicles today and in the future, harnesses the power of unified IP, augmented with enriched academic research insights, to unlock valuable insights and hidden opportunities in the burgeoning global electric vehicles sector.   The electric present Electric vehicles have captured the public imagination. Around the turn […]

Time to get even – the value of research diversity

The latest ISI report identifies a new way to calculate and compare how well nations and institutions could respond to unforeseen challenges, based on the diverse spread of research areas in their portfolios ‘Diversity’ has long been a watchword in fields such as economics and ecology, and in recent years has gained prominence in the […]

The Web of Science Author Impact Beamplots: A new tool for responsible research evaluation

How the addition of beamplots to the Web of Science will provide researchers and evaluators with contextual insights around individual researcher performance   The Web of Science™ Author Impact Beamplots are a new visualization tool that showcase the range of a researcher’s publication and citation impact in a single data exhibit. It is well-aligned with […]

Order, order! New report highlights importance of evolution in data categorization

It is the function of science to discover the existence of a general reign of order. Dmitri Mendeleev A new report Data Categorization: understanding choices and outcomes from the Institute for Scientific Information (ISI)™ at Clarivate highlights the evolving and dynamic nature of data categorization. It addresses the way we recognize natural divisions of knowledge […]

“The threads that hold the fabric of science together”: The origins and importance of analyzing citation data

This is an adapted excerpt from David Pendlebury’s contributed chapter in the recently published Handbook Bibliometrics. His chapter explores how Eugene Garfield and his Institute for Scientific Information (ISI)™ helped revolutionize information retrieval in the second half of the twentieth century by introducing the concept of citation indexing for scientific literature.   The history, sociology […]

Group identity: What makes us ‘us’? [White paper]

What defines our emotional response to the COVID-19 pandemic? We discuss a new area of research gaining significant interest worldwide. Download our new white paper for more information, and learn how a similar analysis can inform horizon scanning, funding focus and more.   COVID-19 has changed the way we live. We’ve been forced inside, isolated […]

Seventh annual Research Fronts report highlights hot and emerging fields

To examine fast-moving and emerging specialty areas of science, Clarivate has again partnered with the Chinese Academy of Sciences to produce a report highlighting notably dynamic areas of research. The latest annual installment, Research Fronts 2020, marks the seventh collaboration between the two organizations.   Like its predecessors, Research Fronts 2020 bases its findings on […]

Introducing Citation Topics

Citation Topics are a new document-level classification schema for InCites Benchmarking & Analytics™ and were developed with the expertise of the Centre for Science and Technology Studies in Leiden and the Institute for Scientific Information (ISI)™. Read the post below to learn more about this update. Research is a dynamic ecosystem. As authors advance their […]