How to locate key publications

About this video

Learn how to confidently leverage Scopus to evaluate research. Participate in self-paced, online introductory Scopus training designed for researchers and students. 

In this module, we look at how you can expand a Scopus search as well as analyze the search results to identify trends in your research area. By mastering advanced search strategies, you will enhance your ability to locate key publications and stay up-to-date with the latest advancements in your field.

Upon completion of this module, you will be able to:

  • Expand your search to capture other relevant results
  • Build an advanced search query
  • Analyze your search results

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Note: The learning materials of this module are completely free and hosted on Canvas learning platform. By clicking on the link above, you will be led to Scopus Academy’s landing page where you can find more information on how to access this free module and get your certificate upon completion.

Scopus is a comprehensive, multidisciplinary, trusted abstract and citation database. Quickly find relevant and authoritative research, identify experts and gain access to reliable data, metrics and analytical tools. Be confident in advancing research, educational goals, and research direction and priorities — all from one database. 

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Scopus Academy

Scopus delivers a comprehensive view on the world of research. It is a source-neutral abstract and citation database curated by independent subject matter experts. Trusted by universities and ranking organizations worldwide, Scopus provides powerful discovery and analytics tools.
Scopus Academy is a self-paced, online introductory Scopus training designed to support researchers and students to learn how to confidently leverage Scopus to conduct basic and advanced search, evaluate research, find collaborators, and more.