Publications

About Publications data fields in Dimensions
The table below shows you what is meant by each of the data fields in Dimensions for Publications. Details page field Description Publication type Type o...
Thu, 10 Jan, 2019 at 10:20 AM
How are the full text publication PDFs provided, and what functions are available relating to them?
Enhanced full text PDFs are made available through an integration with the PDF viewer from ReadCube, which is part of the Digital Science group. The PDF vie...
Tue, 30 Jan, 2018 at 10:37 AM
Where does the definition of “Open Access” come from in Dimensions? What does it include?
Dimensions relies on the unpaywall data set to flag articles as Open Access and for the full text button. If a publication is not included there, then a ful...
Mon, 29 Jan, 2018 at 9:43 AM
How many articles are indexed in Dimensions? How many are indexed with the full text?
There are approximately 89m articles/books/chapters in the Dimensions index and we are continually add more. Roughly 50m of these articles include the index...
Thu, 25 Jan, 2018 at 11:02 AM
Which publication types are available in Dimensions?
You may currently filter for the following publication types using the filter on the left-hand side: Publication type Definition Article Article from a sc...
Thu, 10 Jan, 2019 at 1:25 AM
Is it possible to filter for certain types of journal articles, such as review articles, editorials or commentaries?
It is not currently possible to filter for different types of journal articles. We are already looking into this and may add this as a feature in the future.
Thu, 10 Jan, 2019 at 1:26 AM
Can I search for reports, working papers, policy documents or other types of ‘grey literature’?
At present, we don’t include so-called ‘grey literature’ in the publications in Dimensions. However, institutional subscribers have access to the separate ‘...
Thu, 10 Jan, 2019 at 1:27 AM