Monday, 2 March 2009

SciTopics

SciTopics is a free online expert-generated knowledge sharing service for the research community to quickly offer scientific, technical and medical knowledge on a variety of subjects. It provides distilled, authoritative and up-to-date, information for researchers. (SciTopics Website).
Articles on SciTopics are backed up with links to related sites, links to related articles from SciTopics, references to other literature, and most recent and most cited relevant articles sourced from SCOPUS. Scirus, also provides relevant news items from established news sources and relevant results from the web. Topics cover a full range of topics from Science, Social Sciences and the Arts and Humanities, although most articles are on Science and Science related topics.

You need to register to be able to add comments and create a profile. Profiles link to Scopus and can import your references from Scopus using your Scopus Author ID.

SciTopics links a number of products from Elsevier, Scirus, 2collab, Scopus and ScienceDirect. SciTopics profile is comparable to Thomson Reuters ResearcherID although the functionality is different.

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