13th Conference on Professional Information Resources

Paper details

Evaluation of Results of Scientific Research with a Help of Electronic Information Resources

Session coordinator: Ivana Laiblová Kadlecová, Main Library of the Academy of Sciences, Czech Republic

Where: 29. 5. 2008, 13.30 - 16.45, Auditorium D

Comparison between Web of Science and Scopus

Autor: Ivana Laiblová Kadlecová, Main Library of the Academy of Sciences, Czech Republic


Hana Tomanová / Jaroslav Meixner, Academy of Sciences, Czech Republic



Document content is comparing and analyzing of two greatest citated sources, Web of Science (Thomson Reuter) a SCOPUS (Elsevier). Both products are monitored from view of chronological and contentual amount searching possibilities, consecutive work with retrieved data and comprehensive user friendly searching systém. Benefits and misssing parts in both information sources are mentioned.

About author:

PhDr Ivana Laiblova Kadlecova, a former director of Library of Acad Sci Czech Rep.,currently vice director for reserch and development. Last few years working on analysis of publication activities for internal needs of management of the Academy and she is creating documentation for an internal evaluation of research results

Other papers in this session:

Do we evaluate the research profesionally?

Author: Petr Ráb, Academy Council, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic


Ivana Kadlecová, Academy of Sciences Library, Czech Republic

Electronic Data Processing System of Research Projects and Their Evaluation in the GAAS

Author: Leoš Horníček, The Head Office of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic

Central register of publication activity – CRPA

Author: Ján Grman, SVOP s.r.o.

Science evaluation fifty years with Science Citation Index

Author: Milan Špála, Charles University - 1st Medical Faculty, Czech Republic

About the Coverage of Publication Activity of Czech Universities in Bibliographic Databases

Author: Jaroslav Šilhánek, Institute of Chemical Technology Prague, Czech Republic