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Introduction to InCites

This session will give an overview of what is contained in InCites, and a demonstration of how to use it.

The InCites tool uses Web of Science data on publications to give a wider overview of research activity, with aggregated data and visualisations. We can use it to compare research output across different institutions, analyse publication data for UCL at the department and faculty levels, and understand activity in a research field as a whole.

It also gives us access to normalised citation metrics, which give more complex and informative information than the simple citation counts available through Web of Science or Scopus. These take account of the different citation practices in different fields, allowing more meaningful and responsible analysis to be made.

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Date:
Tuesday, October 20, 2020
Time:
11:00am - 12:00pm
Time Zone:
UK, Ireland, Lisbon Time (change)
Location:
Online
Categories:
  Communicating and sharing information  

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