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All About Scopus Content
Scopus has recently added over 195 million more cited references dating back to 1970 to complement the database's existing records that date back 1788 and further increase the depth of content.
Added cited references mean:
- improved h-index measures for authors who began publishing prior to 1996
- more extensive bibliometric and historic trend analysis
- more complete author profiles
Learn more about the depth of Scopus content along with more insights into our content policies, selection criteria and data quality.
CiteScore 2016 values are now available.
A new standard for measuring serial citation impact, CiteScore™ metrics are freely available for more than 22,600 titles on Scopus — 11,000+ more titles than the leading competitor.
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