CITAN v2014.12-1


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CITation ANalysis Toolpack

Supports quantitative research in scientometrics and bibliometrics. Provides various tools for preprocessing bibliographic data retrieved e.g. from Elsevier's SciVerse Scopus, calculating bibliometric impact of individuals or modeling many phenomena encountered in the social sciences.

Functions in CITAN

Name Description
as.character.authorinfo Coerce an authorinfo object to character string
Scopus_SourceList Scopus covered source list
lbsGetInfoDocuments Retrieve document information
lbsDisconnect Disconnect from a Local Bibliometric Storage
lbsGetCitations Fetch authors' citation sequences
lbsMergeAuthors Merge given authors
as.character.docinfo Coerce a docinfo object to character string
lbsDescriptiveStats Perform preliminary analysis of data in a Local Bibliometric Storage
lbsSearchAuthors Find authors that satisfy given criteria
lbsTidy Clean up a Local Bibliometric Storage
Scopus_ReadCSV Import bibliography entries from a CSV file.
lbsFindDuplicateAuthors Find groups of authors to be merged (**EXPERIMENTAL**)
lbsDeleteDocuments Delete given documents
print.docinfo Print a docinfo object
CITAN-package CITation ANalysis toolpack
print.authorinfo Print an authorinfo object
Scopus_ImportSources Import SciVerse Scopus coverage information and ASJC codes to a Local Bibliometric Storage
lbsAssess Calculate impact of given authors
dbExecQuery Execute a query and free its resources
lbsImportDocuments Import bibliographic data into a Local Bibliometric Storage.
lbsClear Clear a Local Bibliometric Storage
lbsFindDuplicateTitles Find documents to be merged (**EXPERIMENTAL**)
lbsGetInfoAuthors Retrieve author information
lbsConnect Connect to a Local Bibliometric Storage
lbsDeleteAllAuthorsDocuments Delete all authors, documents and surveys from a Local Bibliometric Storage
lbsSearchDocuments Find documents that satisfy given criteria
lbsCreate Create a Local Bibliometric Storage
Scopus_ASJC Scopus ASJC (All Science. Journals Classification) classification codes
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Date 2014-12-06
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Date/Publication 2014-12-06 23:18:54

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