Scopus: Advanced Search Techniques and Maximizing Your Research Impact


Date and Time 
September 27, 2017
3:00pm to 4:00pm
Robin Li and Melissa Ma Science Library Training Room, Room 402

Admission is free. Registration required.  To sign up, please click on "more info" link. 

Event Sponsor 
Co-sponsored with Elsevier.

This workshop on using the Scopus database will cover advanced searching methods to help you save time when doing literature reviews.  It will also cover tools and techniques available in Scopus for maximizing and assessing your research impact. Topics to be covered include: citation analysis for authors, comparing journals with CiteScore, linking your Scopus Author ID to your ORCID ID, and using PlumX metrics in Scopus. Speaker: Randall J. Spencer, Elsevier.
About: Produced by Elsevier, Scopus is a large abstract and citation database covering the peer-reviewed literature: scholarly journals, books, and conference proceedings. Articles-published-before-issues for 4,000 journals make it a key resource for finding the latest research. Scopus includes publications in science, technology, medicine, social sciences, arts, and humanities.