, Volume 71, Issue 1, pp 145–150 | Cite as

Using scripts to streamline citation analysis on STN International

  • Christoph Neuhaus
  • Andreas Litscher
  • Hans-Dieter Daniel
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The database host STN International allows for extensive citation analysis in the SCISEARCH database (Science Citation Index Expanded) and in the CAplus database (Chemical Abstracts). Along with its powerful browsing, searching and analyzing facilities, STN International also features scripts. In this paper we examine the usefulness of the script language in the automation of citation analysis in SCISEARCH and CAplus.


Volume Number Citation Analysis Citation Count European Patent Office Script Language 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Christoph Neuhaus
    • 1
  • Andreas Litscher
    • 2
  • Hans-Dieter Daniel
    • 1
    • 3
  1. 1.Professorship for Social Psychology and Research on Higher EducationETH ZurichZurichSwitzerland
  2. 2.InfoLit Information BrokerBernSwitzerland
  3. 3.Evaluation OfficeUniversity of ZurichZurichSwitzerland

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