TWO KEY SOURCES: SCOPUS AND WEB OF SCIENCEScopus
is a key source for cited reference searching within the sciences. It covers over 18,000 peer reviewed journals and also includes coverage for conference proceedings and patents. Search for your articles, then click on "Cited by" in the far right column. You can also place a check mark next to the desired items, then click "View Citation Overview" to see analysis.Web of Science
, also known as the Web of Knowledge
, is one of the primary source for cited reference searching. Do a "Cited Reference Search" to find out who has cited your work. Type in your name with this format: Smith J*. The Web of Science is particularly useful at identifying journal articles that have cited your work; however, it is not very complete at finding books or conference proceedings that have cited your work.
Once in Web of Science:
- click "Cited Reference Search"
- enter the author's name: Dayton J*
- select the desired articles, then click "Finish Search"
- click "Create Citation Report" to see charts of results.
- the h-index is available on the Citation Report.
Other citation resources:ACM Digital Library
provides cited reference and download statistics for its publications, listed under "Bibliometrics" for any ACM paper. In addition, click on an author's name to view the combined bibliometrics for that author's complete ACM publication history. CiteSeerX
, from Penn State University, focuses on computer and information science material. Do an author search then click on the "Cited by" link to see results. CiteseerX also distinguishes self-cites. Need more info? Check out this informative website
describing the search features of CiteSeerX. Engineering Village - Compendex
and Science Direct
both display Scopus cited reference results. Look for works by the author and click the Scopus link to find more information on who has cited your works. IEEE Xplore
displays "citing documents." Do an author search, click on the title to display the full abstract, scroll down beyond "Index Terms" to "Additional details." If the item has been cited within IEEE Xplore, a tab with the heading "Citing Documents" will appear. Click that to see who has cited this work.