My RI - Measuring your Research Impact. 

The literature

There are lots of studies in the literature which have compared the value of our three tools when using them to measure research output and impact in various disciplines, for example:

Etxebarria, G. and Gomez-Uranga, M. 2010. Use of Scopus and Google Scholar to measure social sciences production in four major Spanish universities. Scientometrics, 82(2), pp. 333-349.

Mikki, S. 2010. Comparing Google Scholar and ISI Web of Science for Earth sciences. Scientometrics, 82(2), pp. 321-331.

Yang, K. and Meho, L.I. 2006. Citation Analysis: A comparison of Google Scholar, Scopus, and Web of Science. Proceedings of the American Society for Information Science & Technology, 43(1), pp. 1-15.


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