Scopus – the citation and abstract database for UWE

Web of Science is being replaced by Scopus – the largest abstract database of peer-reviewed literature: scientific journals, books and conference proceedings pertaining to science, technology, medicine, social sciences, and arts and humanities.

Scopus screenshot

Reproduced with permission from Michaela Kurschildgen, Elsevier

With a user-friendly interface, Scopus features smart tools to track, analyse and visualise research.

Log in via the UWE LIBRARY A-Z index and register on the Scopus webpage to enable personalisation and extra features including:

  • Save search
  • Save to list
  • Export to preferred reference management software
  • Set up alerts to keep track of new publications in your search criteria or follow authors.

With citation information, this database helps users to build on their literature search.

Authors- don’t forget to link your Scopus author profile to your ORCID to increase the visibility of your research and ensure reliable attribution of your work.

If you have any questions about using Scopus, contact the research team for more information.

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