May 18, 2022

Citation Analysis: Hot Papers, Key Journals, and Country Output in Science

A roundup of lists and “hot papers” from Thomson Reuters ScienceWatch.

Data from Journal Citation Reports, InCites, and Web of Science.

Country Output

Prominent Journals (Based on Three Measures)

Hot Papers

About Gary Price

Gary Price ( is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.