Citation Analysis of Scholarly Publications on Indigenous Knowledge

Sarkar, Sangita and Roy, Himanish and Mazumder, Sourav Citation Analysis of Scholarly Publications on Indigenous Knowledge. Library Philosophy and Practice (e-journal), 2020, n. 4851. [Journal article (Unpaginated)]

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The study focus on citation analysis of scholarly publications on Indigenous Knowledge during 2015-2019. Different parameters such as most productive journals, author impact, ranking of cited journals, non-journals, authors, and documents, reference spectroscopy, the shared coupling of articles; and co-citation of cited-authors have been used for the analysis. The scholarly citation data (n=2000) were collected from the Web of Science database and analyzed using bibliometrics software. The findings reveal that the “Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine” is the most productive journal. B. Held is identified as a most impactful author. The highly cited journal and non-journal are “Indian Journal of Traditional Knowledge” and “Decolonizing Methodologies” and the highest shared coupling strength of two articles is 70. Co-citation network is visualized to establish the relationship of cited-authors.

English abstract

Item type: Journal article (Unpaginated)
Keywords: Bibliometrics studies, Web of science, Author impact, Reference spectroscopy, Shared coupling, and Co-citation network.
Subjects: B. Information use and sociology of information > BB. Bibliometric methods
L. Information technology and library technology
Depositing user: Mr. Himanish Roy
Date deposited: 08 Feb 2021 16:34
Last modified: 08 Feb 2021 16:34


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