Citation analyses determine how often an author/their publications have been cited in a specific time frame.
- Publication list with complete literature references (authors, title, journal, year of publication, volume, issue, page numbers)
Example for a literature reference:
Smith J, Title, Journal name, 2010; 50(1):29-32.
- Analysis as needed – number of citations, number of citations as first or last author, number of citations in the past five years, Impact Factor, etc.
Available databases for retrieving citation counts: Scopus and Web of Science