Caveats for the use of Web of Science Core Collection in old literature retrieval and historical bibliometric analysis

  title={Caveats for the use of Web of Science Core Collection in old literature retrieval and historical bibliometric analysis},
  author={Weishu Liu},
By using publications from Web of Science Core Collection (WoSCC), Fosso Wamba and his colleagues published an interesting and comprehensive paper in Technological Forecasting and Social Change to explore the structure and dynamics of artificial intelligence (AI) scholarship. Data demonstrated in Fosso Wamba’s study implied that the year 1991 seemed to be a “watershed” of AI research. This research note tried to uncover the 1991 phenomenon from the perspective of database limitation by probing… Expand

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