Dimensions includes the below main information types, but not all data sources listed here may be available to you. If you are using the free Dimensions version you will only be able to search the Publications data. If you have a Dimensions subscription and would like to get access to more data sources than are currently available to you, please contact us.

  • Publications - journal articles/preprints/books/book chapters/monographs relating to research from around the world.

  • Grants - funded grants for research projects, coming from hundreds of different funders around the world.

  • Patents - patent records from patent offices in the following countries (with more to be added soon) - US, EPO, WIPO, DE, CA, IN, AU, GB, FR, Hong Kong and RU.  

  • Clinical Trials - clinical trial records currently coming from the following registries - ClinicalTrials.gov (United States), EU-CTR (EU), UMIN-CTR (Japan), ISRCTN (International), ANZCTR (Australia/New Zealand), CHICTR (China), NTR (Netherlands), GCTR (Germany), CTRI (India), ICRT (Iran) and CRIS (South Korea).

  • Policy Documents - government guidelines, reports or white papers; publications by independent policy institutes, advisory committees on specific topics, research institutes, and international development organisations.

Further content types will be added in the future.