May 23, 2022

Content From Russian Science Citation Index Coming to Web of Science in 2015

From Thomson Reuters:

A [new Thomson Reuters Intellectual Property & Science business of Thomson Reuters] collaboration with Russia’s Scientific Electronic Library  to make content from the Russian Science Citation Index accessible via the Web of Science.


Content from the Russian Science Citation Index (1000 top-tier scholarly publications in Russia) will be made available as a new dataset on the Web of Science.


The addition of the Russian Science Citation Index to the Web of Science will follow a similar model to other national citation indices such as the KCI Korean Journal Database and the SciELO Citation Index, both added to the platform in 2014; and the Chinese Science Citation Database, hosted within the Web of Science since 2008.


The Russian Science Citation Index will be available to Web of Science users in 2015.

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