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Web of Science platform: SciELO Citation Index

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What is SciELO Citation Index?

Over 1,200 journals

2002 - present

Data is searchable in English and the native language of the publication

SciELO Citation Index is created in partnership with SciELO, the Scientific Electronic Library Online, and consists of Open Access journal content from Latin America, the Caribbean, Spain, Portugal, and South Africa.

SciELO publishing countries:

  • Argentina
  • Bolivia
  • Brazil
  • Chile
  • Columbia
  • Costa Rica
  • Cuba
  • Spain
  • Mexico
  • Portugal
  • South Africa
  • Uruguay
  • Venezuela

SciELO subject categories:

  • Agricultural Sciences
  • Applied Social Sciences
  • Biological Sciences
  • Engineering
  • Exact and Earth Sciences
  • Health Sciences
  • Human Sciences
  • Linguistics, Letters, and Arts
  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Social Sciences


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Citation Sources

The All Times Cited Count comes from these six sources.