Scopus as a curated, high-quality bibliometric data source for academic research in quantitative science studies

  title={Scopus as a curated, high-quality bibliometric data source for academic research in quantitative science studies},
  author={Jeroen Baas and Michiel Schotten and Andrew M. Plume and Gr{\'e}goire C{\^o}t{\'e} and Reza Karimi},
  journal={Quantitative Science Studies},
Scopus is among the largest curated abstract and citation databases, with a wide global and regional coverage of scientific journals, conference proceedings, and books, while ensuring only the highest quality data are indexed through rigorous content selection and re-evaluation by an independent Content Selection and Advisory Board. Additionally, extensive quality assurance processes continuously monitor and improve all data elements in Scopus. Besides enriched metadata records of scientific… 

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