CITAN v2015.12-2


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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, computing bibliometric impact of individuals, or modeling many phenomena encountered in the social sciences.

Functions in CITAN

Name Description
lbsMergeAuthors Merge given authors
lbsDescriptiveStats Perform preliminary analysis of data in a Local Bibliometric Storage
lbsFindDuplicateAuthors Find groups of authors to be merged (**EXPERIMENTAL**)
Scopus_ImportSources Import SciVerse Scopus coverage information and ASJC codes to a Local Bibliometric Storage
lbsGetCitations Fetch authors' citation sequences
Scopus_ReadCSV Import bibliography entries from a CSV file.
lbsDeleteAllAuthorsDocuments Delete all authors, documents and surveys from a Local Bibliometric Storage
lbsImportDocuments Import bibliographic data into a Local Bibliometric Storage.
CITAN-package CITation ANalysis toolpack
lbsSearchDocuments Find documents that satisfy given criteria
lbsFindDuplicateTitles Find documents to be merged (**EXPERIMENTAL**)
lbsSearchAuthors Find authors that satisfy given criteria
lbsDeleteDocuments Delete given documents
lbsAssess Calculate impact of given authors
print.docinfo Print a docinfo object
lbsCreate Create a Local Bibliometric Storage
Scopus_ASJC Scopus ASJC (All Science. Journals Classification) classification codes
lbsConnect Connect to a Local Bibliometric Storage
lbsTidy Clean up a Local Bibliometric Storage
print.authorinfo Print an authorinfo object
Scopus_SourceList Scopus covered source list
dbExecQuery Execute a query and free its resources
lbsDisconnect Disconnect from a Local Bibliometric Storage
as.character.authorinfo Coerce an authorinfo object to character string
lbsGetInfoDocuments Retrieve document information
as.character.docinfo Coerce a docinfo object to character string
lbsClear Clear a Local Bibliometric Storage
lbsGetInfoAuthors Retrieve author information
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Date 2015-12-12
Type Package
License LGPL (>= 3)
Encoding UTF-8
RoxygenNote 5.0.1
NeedsCompilation no
Packaged 2015-12-12 17:50:53 UTC; gagolews
Repository CRAN
Date/Publication 2015-12-13 16:22:11

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