CITAN: CITation ANalysis Toolpack

Supports quantitative research in scientometrics and bibliometrics. Provides various tools for preprocessing bibliographic data retrieved, e.g., from Elsevier's SciVerse Scopus, computing bibliometric impact of individuals, or modeling many phenomena encountered in the social sciences.

AuthorMarek Gagolewski [aut, cre]
Date of publication2015-12-13 16:22:11
MaintainerMarek Gagolewski <>
LicenseLGPL (>= 3)

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as.character.authorinfo: Coerce an authorinfo object to character string

as.character.docinfo: Coerce a docinfo object to character string

CITAN-package: CITation ANalysis toolpack

dbExecQuery: Execute a query and free its resources

lbsAssess: Calculate impact of given authors

lbsClear: Clear a Local Bibliometric Storage

lbsConnect: Connect to a Local Bibliometric Storage

lbsCreate: Create a Local Bibliometric Storage

lbsDeleteAllAuthorsDocuments: Delete all authors, documents and surveys from a Local...

lbsDeleteDocuments: Delete given documents

lbsDescriptiveStats: Perform preliminary analysis of data in a Local Bibliometric...

lbsDisconnect: Disconnect from a Local Bibliometric Storage

lbsFindDuplicateAuthors: Find groups of authors to be merged (**EXPERIMENTAL**)

lbsFindDuplicateTitles: Find documents to be merged (**EXPERIMENTAL**)

lbsGetCitations: Fetch authors' citation sequences

lbsGetInfoAuthors: Retrieve author information

lbsGetInfoDocuments: Retrieve document information

lbsImportDocuments: Import bibliographic data into a Local Bibliometric Storage.

lbsMergeAuthors: Merge given authors

lbsSearchAuthors: Find authors that satisfy given criteria

lbsSearchDocuments: Find documents that satisfy given criteria

lbsTidy: Clean up a Local Bibliometric Storage

print.authorinfo: Print an authorinfo object

print.docinfo: Print a docinfo object

Scopus_ASJC: Scopus ASJC (All Science. Journals Classification)...

Scopus_ImportSources: Import SciVerse Scopus coverage information and ASJC codes to...

Scopus_ReadCSV: Import bibliography entries from a CSV file.

Scopus_SourceList: Scopus covered source list


as.character.authorinfo Man page
as.character.docinfo Man page
CITAN Man page
CITAN-package Man page
dbExecQuery Man page
lbsAssess Man page
lbsClear Man page
lbsConnect Man page
lbsCreate Man page
lbsDeleteAllAuthorsDocuments Man page
lbsDeleteDocuments Man page
lbsDescriptiveStats Man page
lbsDisconnect Man page
lbsFindDuplicateAuthors Man page
lbsFindDuplicateTitles Man page
lbsGetCitations Man page
lbsGetInfoAuthors Man page
lbsGetInfoDocuments Man page
lbsImportDocuments Man page
lbsMergeAuthors Man page
lbsSearchAuthors Man page
lbsSearchDocuments Man page
lbsTidy Man page
print.authorinfo Man page
print.docinfo Man page
Scopus_ASJC Man page
Scopus_ImportSources Man page
Scopus_ReadCSV Man page
Scopus_SourceList Man page

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