Data Verification in Major Citation Databases
The information in major citation databases are critical measures of research impact in many disciplines. Citation data from these products are also used by the various university rankings, and are often weighted heavily. Currently, the two key citation databases are Web of Science and Scopus.
A key initiative of Research Visibility will be to ensure that HKBU researcher data in these two databases is accurate :
1. Research output data
2. Data verified by project staff
3. Project team works with
to ensure accuracy