Citation Searching

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Use Citation Indexes to find if a particular author and/or paper has been cited by other authors.

Web of Science
      
You have the article        
    "Company Rules : Burke, Hastings, and the Specter of the Modern Liberal State (Edmund Burke, Warren Hastings)" Murray, Julie Eighteenth-Century Studies  Volume: 41   Issue: 1   Pages: 55-58   FAL 2007

      Using the drop down menu, change Basic Search to Cited Reference Search.  Key in author's name and initials in the Cited Author search box.
                Murray J*
       Limit by year if you wish, but you may want to see other titles by the author.
       Select search. 
       Results are in reverse order of publication date; scroll down to find article above.
       On right hand side, see number of times article has been cited - in this case 2
       Select the reference you want and choose Finish Search. 
       Click on the number to see the references - this article was most recently cited in 2019.  As you explore the results, you will see that many of the articles have also been cited.  

Note the option Tools.  Export all your publications from Web of Science, to bibliographic reference manager (i.e. EndNote) or Publion (sign with ResearcherID (ORCID) ; You can also create an alert and be notified of any future citings of this article.

      
Scopus
       Select Author Search from menu bar.
        Enter author's name and affiliation if known.
                  Schroeder J*
       Select displayed result.  On right hand side all published articles by the author will be listed.  Click on article for citing references.

Remember to see if an citing article has itself been cited.

Tips:
1.   Look at all writings by a relevant author and co-authors.
2.  Explore the bibliography of a relevant article for more articles.
3.  Discover if the articles have been cited since publication.

 

Content last updated: July 19, 2020