Global maps of science based on the new Web-of-Science categories

@inproceedings{Leydesdorff2012GlobalMO,
  title={Global maps of science based on the new Web-of-Science categories},
  author={Loet Leydesdorff and Stephen Carley and Ismael Rafols},
  booktitle={Scientometrics},
  year={2012}
}
In August 2011, Thomson Reuters launched version 5 of the Science and Social Science Citation Index in the Web of Science (WoS). Among other things, the 222 ISI Subject Categories (SCs) for these two databases in version 4 of WoS were renamed and extended to 225 WoS Categories (WCs). A new set of 151 Subject Areas was added, but at a higher level of… CONTINUE READING