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Strengthen your REF submission and Environment Statement through citation analysis

Securing research funding has always been a priority for Higher Education Institutions (HEIs). In a difficult global environment with constrained budgets, many HEIs will be carefully considering their REF strategy.  As many institutions have already identified their primary research outputs for submission, it’s important to consider how impartial bibliometric data may contribute to the Research […]

The literature review | your definitive guide (2020)

This is our ultimate guide on how to write a narrative literature review. It forms part of our Research Smarter series. Learn more best practice tips by registering for our upcoming webinar.   How do you write a narrative literature review? Researchers worldwide are increasingly reliant on literature reviews. That’s because review articles provide you […]

Citation analysis: how to calibrate your library collection in uncertain times

Citation analysis makes collection management decisions easy. Learn what this rich, data-driven method involves, and which tools can better inform your library collecting activities. Library collections are fundamental to the integrity of education and research at an institution. They provide high-quality material that students and faculty need to operate at an excellent standard. Despite this, […]

How to find the right journal for your research (using actual data)

Want to help your research flourish? We share tips for using publisher-neutral data and statistics to find the right journal for your research paper. The right journal helps your research flourish. It puts you in the best position to reach a relevant and engaged audience, and can extend the impact of your paper through a […]

Find top authors in a research field: What you need to know

Our blog to help you find top authors is part of our Research Smarter series. This series is dedicated to helping you get familiar with your research field. Download our cheat sheet, which brings together top tips for finding relevant journals, papers, and authors in a field. You can also read the related blog posts […]

Three tips to save hundreds of hours writing research papers

This blog about writing research papers is part of our Research Smarter series. This series is dedicated to helping you get familiar with your research field. Register for our May 20 webinar, ‘Tips to save hundreds of hours writing research papers’ and read the related blog posts in our series. A well-referenced manuscript is central […]

Introducing new open access data in Journal Citation Reports

At Clarivate, we’re always looking for ways to make the process of scientific discovery faster, more robust and more transparent. We believe a large part of this can be achieved through embracing open research – including open access (OA) and open science – and we support the many different activities, products and facets of open […]

How to find research papers: five tips every researcher should know

This is our ultimate guide to helping you find research papers on the Web of Science™ in 2020. It forms part of our Research Smarter series.  Finding the relevant research in your field is critical to a successful research project. Unfortunately, it can be one of the hardest, most time-consuming challenges for academics. The research […]

Find top journals in a research field: a step-by-step guide

This blog about how to find top journals is part of our Research Smarter series. Download our cheat sheet, which brings together top tips for finding relevant journals, papers, and authors in your field, sign up for our webinar on the same topic or read the related blog posts for each, here. Finding relevant journals […]

Pakistan’s research influence on the rise, finds report from Clarivate

Global influence of Pakistan’s research is on the rise. The “Pakistan research and innovation landscape” report indicates a 300% growth in number of publications indexed on Web of Science Core Collection™ in the past decade. The latest data marked 2019 as the first year in which the impact of these publications has been higher than […]