Getting the most from citation indicators - Web of Science and Incites

Course description

Web of Science and InCites are key research tools that can be used to analyse researcher citations, journal impact and benchmarking

This session will focus on using these tools to view and analyse researcher outputs, including:

  • creating a Web of Science profile
  • using citation indicators wisely (include the new Beamplot feature) and
  • benchmarking against other research groups, institutions, countries and within a field of research.

Participants are encouraged to create a Web of Science ResearcherID before the session to get started on using these tools to view and analyse research publications.

Type of course



Lauren Buchanan

Who should attend

All staff interested in bibliometrics
Established researchers, Early Career Researchers, HDR students, Research Administrators.

What you will learn

  • Learn how to use Web of Science and Incites
  • How to interpret and analyse researcher outputs in both of these key research tools
  • Understanding the difference between indicators that are used to benchmark people, journals, and articles

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