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  • Indexes That Matter: Elsevier’s Consultant on How to Use Bibliographic Databases

    How to discern an essential article from a negligible one? It may seem that with scientific articles, it's all easy: you can just check the citation rate and the author's reputation using a specified database. Still, the easy way is not always the right one, and one should not just trust rankings blindly. Andrei Loktev, Elsevier S&T's consultant in Russia, shared the proper ways of using citation indexes.