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Volume 1 (2003)
Citation Analysis
Co-authorship Network of Hot Papers of the Science Citation Index-Expanded in the Web of Science Core Collection

Marzieh Kohandel Jahromi

Volume 22, Issue 2 , April 2024, , Pages 89-104


  The present study was conducted to draw the co-authorship network of hot papers of science citation index in the Web of Science (WOS) database from 2020 to 2021. This investigation is a descriptive study using a scientometrics approach. This research was conducted using social network analysis indices ...  Read More

The Presence of Medical Sciences Faculty Members on Academic Social Networks and Its Relationship with Citations to Their Articles

Sirous Panahi; Sahar Maleki; Leila Nemati Anaraki; Ferdos Saraipour

Volume 22, Issue 1 , January 2024, , Pages 203-221


  Academic Social Networks (ASNs) are significant in forming scientific interactions and increasing the visibility of researchers' scientific works. Considering the growing importance of ASNs, the current study aimed to investigate the presence of Lorestan University of Medical Sciences faculty members ...  Read More

A Bibliometric Analysis in Web of Science Publications for Obtaining Global Research Trends and Hot Topics in Library and Information Science

Sirous Panahi; Somayeh Ghaffari; Mahshid Lotfi

Volume 21, Issue 4 , October 2023, , Pages 309-328


  This research aimed to specify research trends in Library and Information Science (LIS) from 2011 to 2020 and hot papers in this field from July 2020 to July 2021 in the Web of Science (WoS) database. This research was of the type applied, scientometric, and descriptive. The study population was all ...  Read More

Is Clarivate's Web of Science Still Unable to Identify Review Papers Correctly? Evidence, Implications, and Potential Solutions

Salim Moussa

Volume 21, Issue 3 , July 2023, , Pages 351-362


  This paper presents a study of 97 papers classified as review papers by Clarivate's Web of Science. The 97 peer-reviewed papers were published in three prestigious information and library science journals. According to the findings, 57 of the 97 alleged reviews are genuine. 37 research articles, brief ...  Read More

Global Visualization of Research Outburst up-to 2nd Wave of Covid-19 on WoS Literature: a Scientometric preview

Anupam Bhowmick; Baishakhi Chakrabarty

Volume 21, Issue 2 , April 2023, , Pages 141-156


  Scientometric study on covid-19 has taken place to highlight the latest trend and situation of literature on covid-19. After the outbreak from Wuhan city, coronavirus spread over the world and that destroyed the whole health, mobility, livelihood and socio-economic management. To make a qualitative and ...  Read More

Artificial Intelligent
Machine Learning in Safety and Health Research: A Scientometric Analysis

Khairul Hafezad Abdullah; Davi Sofyan

Volume 21, Issue 1 , January 2023, , Pages 17-37


  Safety and health are intricately interwoven and have become indispensable to the thriving business world and anthropology. It is concerned with ensuring employees’ physical, emotional, and mental well-being. Based on the Scopus and Web of Science databases, the current study intends to analyse ...  Read More

Survey of the status of Iranian Medical Science Journals Indexed in Databases of Web of Science, Scopus and PubMed

Soghra Golmaghani Zade Asl; hamideh aliakbari; Simin Sotouneh; Mojtaba Amani

Volume 21, Issue 1 , January 2023, , Pages 195-207


  This study evaluated the scientometrics indices of Iranian medical sciences journals indexed in Web of Science, Scopus and PubMed databases until 2020. The present study is a descriptive and practical survey which was done using scientometric methods. The source of data collection includes Web of Science, ...  Read More

The Articles Published in Web of Science by Middle Eastern Researchers in Waterpipe/Cigarette Smoking: An Altmetrics Study

Reza BasirianJahromi; Hossein Arfaeinia; Shohreh SeyyedHosseini

Volume 20, Issue 4 , October 2022, , Pages 103-116

  Policymakers and experts should trust health studies. On the other hand, it should be considered by the general public. Altmetrics, as a new method, seeks to examine the social effects of researchers' scientific outputs along with citation analysis indices. The present study aims to investigate the effectiveness ...  Read More

Investigating the Relationship between Altmetrics indicators and Scientometric indicators of Iranian researchers in the field of nursing in the period 2000-2019.

Ali Biranvand; Zohreh Cheraghi

Volume 20, Issue 3 , July 2022, , Pages 215-225

  This study aimed to identify the effect of Altmetrics indicators of Mendeley resource management database on scientometric indicators in Scopus and Web of Science citation databases. The present study is an applied and descriptive research that has been done by scientometric method with Altmetrics approach. ...  Read More

Scientific Outputs and Co-authorship Patterns in the Fields of Electronic, Civil and Mechanical Engineering of Azarbaijan Shahid Madani University (2000-2019): A Scientometric Analysis

Rahim Shahbazi; Jamal Elahi; Leila Khalili

Volume 20, Issue 2 , April 2022, , Pages 181-200

  The purpose of this study was to investigate the scientific outputs and co-authorship patterns of Azarbaijan Shahid Madani University in the fields of electrical, civil, and mechanical engineering, based on Web of Science (2000-2019). The paper relied on both quantitative and scientometric methods. 1870 ...  Read More

Growth Analysis of Research Output in the Knowledge Management Domain in Africa

Solomon Olusegun Oyetola; Rexwhite Tega Enakrire

Volume 20, Issue 1 , January 2022

  This study accounts for the growth analysis of research output in the knowledge management (KM) domain in Africa, using the Web of Science database between 1974 and 2019. The implication that necessitates this study was the intertwined nature of the KM domain associated with other fields of study. The ...  Read More

A Survey of Retracted Articles from Three OIC Member Countries (Iran, Turkey, & Egypt) in the Web of Science (WoS)

Saeideh Mirhaghjoo Langerudi; Fatemeh Alinezhad Chamazcoti

Volume 20, Issue 1 , January 2022

  The present study examines the retracted articles from three OIC member countries (Iran, Turkey, and Egypt) in the Web of Science (WoS). All articles from Iran, Turkey, and Egypt, published in the journals indexed in the WoS and retracted due to scientific misconduct, consisted of the research population. ...  Read More

Qur'anic Studies based on Web of Science

Naser Sadeghian

Volume 16, Issue 2 , July 2018

  The purpose of this research is to analyze and map the production of the Quranic sciences field at the international level indexedin the WoS database during the period 2000 to 2017 using the VOSviewer software to illustrate the results.Descriptive - analytical method used to achieve the research purpose.The ...  Read More

Co-Authorship Patterns and Networks in Pharmacology and Pharmacy in Iran

Maryam Shekofteh; Mostafa Karimi; Maryam Kazerani; Farid Zayeri; Forough Rahimi

Volume 15, Issue 2 , June 2017

  This study aimed at investigating scientific collaboration and analyzing co-authorship networks in pharmacology and pharmacy research studies in Iran. Data used for this scientometric study included all pharmacology and pharmacy documents of Iran, indexed in Web of Science (WOS) from 2003 to 2014 and ...  Read More

Discussion and Recommendation in Social Scientific Spaces: Two Factors Correlated with the Impact factor of Scientific Publications

Saeideh Ebrahimi; Fatemeh Setareh

Volume 15, Issue 2 , June 2017

  A review on previous literature shows that there is a correlation between discussion and recommendation. Therefore, we aimed to assess the relationship between these two metrics in four systems (Scopus, Web of Science, PubMed Central, and CrossRef) simultaneously and separately. This was a descriptive ...  Read More