Journal Maps, Interactive Overlays, and the Measurement of Interdisciplinarity on the Basis of Scopus Data (1996-2012)

@article{Leydesdorff2015JournalMI,
  title={Journal Maps, Interactive Overlays, and the Measurement of Interdisciplinarity on the Basis of Scopus Data (1996-2012)},
  author={Loet Leydesdorff and F{\'e}lix de Moya Aneg{\'o}n and Vicente P. Guerrero Bote},
  journal={JASIST},
  year={2015},
  volume={66},
  pages={1001-1016}
}
Using Scopus data, we construct a global map of science based on aggregated journal-journal citations from 1996-2012 (N of journals = 20,554). This base map enables users to overlay downloads from Scopus interactively. Using a single year (e.g., 2012), results can be compared with mappings based on the Journal Citation Reports at the Web-of-Science (N = 10,936). The Scopus maps are richer at both the local and global levels because of their greater coverage, including, for example, the arts and… CONTINUE READING

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