Essential Science Indicators (ESI) [via Web of Science]

Essential Science Indicators (ESI) contains rankings across 22 broad disciplines for authors, institutions, countries, and journals. It includes links to ‘hot’ papers and can help you identify top researchers or institutions in specific fields. ESI can also help identify trends and emerging areas of research and also evaluate potential collaborators, reviewers and peers. These science performance statistics and science trends data are derived from Web of Science Core Collection database information of >10 million items from >11,000 journals.

ESI online tutorials
22 Discipline definitions
Methodology for ESI compilation


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