Searching Dimensions

What is an Abstract search?
An abstract search is a search which is defined by pasting an abstract (or other piece of complex text) instead of using individual keywords. How can I do ...
Wed, 27 Jun, 2018 at 11:00 PM
What type of searches are possible in Dimensions?
There are several ways of searching Dimensions: with keywords, DOIs, by inputting abstracts/long text or direct filtering.  Keyword search Searching with ...
Tue, 9 Apr, 2019 at 9:53 AM
What are "Journal lists" in the filters?
Dimensions is as inclusive as possible with publications information, with the belief that it should be in the users hands to be able to filter and limit t...
Fri, 14 Jun, 2019 at 9:55 AM
How can I filter and refine my search results?
You can refine and filter your search results by using filters for a certain entity, and this can be done in two different ways -  1. The filter panel on t...
Thu, 25 Jan, 2018 at 10:55 AM
What is the difference between searching the “full data” and searching in the “title and abstract only”?
What is being searched with these different options varies depending upon the type of data that you are searching in.  For “title and abstract only”, the k...
Thu, 25 Jan, 2018 at 10:55 AM
How can I go directly to all results for a Journal/Researcher/Research Category etc.?
The search filters on the left side can be used at any time to go directly to results for a particular entity such as Source Title, Researcher or Fields of...
Thu, 25 Jan, 2018 at 10:56 AM
How should I use the “Limit to” function when searching?
There are two "Limit to" functions in Dimensions - one appears next to the entity you want to filter by (the name of the organization, researcher ...
Thu, 25 Jan, 2018 at 10:57 AM
Why am I getting no results in a Search?
There are two common reasons for this -  The syntax used in the search may not be correct. A rogue “ or an ‘OR’ in lower case etc. may well result in no...
Thu, 18 Jan, 2018 at 10:02 PM
Why does Dimensions not use Journal Classifications?
Dimensions does not use Journal Classifications due to the difficulties and inaccuracies that these bring. For example, many broad-scope or multidisciplinar...
Thu, 18 Jan, 2018 at 9:36 PM
What is the background behind the Fields of Research (FOR) classification system?
The Fields of Research (FOR) classification is a component of the Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC) system, developed in ...
Thu, 18 Jan, 2018 at 9:38 PM