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How to search in Dimensions
There are several ways of searching Dimensions: using keywords or phrases; searching for DOIs or other document identifiers; by entering an abstract or long...
Wed, 2 Mar, 2022 at 1:17 AM
Using the advanced search in Dimensions
With the advanced search option (available in Dimensions Analytics only) in the web application, Dimensions offers two ways of formulating more complex, key...
Tue, 8 Mar, 2022 at 5:08 PM
What is the difference between the “full data”, “title and abstract” and "DOI" search options?
There are three main search options in the Dimensions search box - full data, title and abstract only, and DOI. Full data - the keyword will be searched f...
Wed, 2 Mar, 2022 at 12:49 AM
How can I go directly to all results for a Research Organization/Funder/Journal/Country 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 Research Organization, Funder, Source...
Fri, 26 Jul, 2019 at 12:48 PM
Why am I getting no results in my search?
There are several possible reasons for not receiving any results from a search. The most common reason is that the search filters being used are not applic...
Fri, 26 Jul, 2019 at 12:25 PM
What search filters are available and how should I use them?
Filters are used in Dimensions to filter search results or to start a search. The filter bar appears throughout Dimensions on the left-hand side of the scre...
Thu, 18 Nov, 2021 at 2:07 PM
What is the "Similar Documents"* search?
*Available in Dimensions Plus and Analytics only Dimensions offers the option to search for documents which are similar to an abstract or other longer piec...
Tue, 22 Feb, 2022 at 12:41 PM
Why do I see results that do not seem to fit my selected search filter?
When using the filters in Dimensions, results from a search may return results which seem to contradict the filter applied. This is because filters are app...
Thu, 7 Nov, 2019 at 9:37 AM
What are journal lists and which ones are available in Dimensions?
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 th...
Tue, 2 Feb, 2021 at 4:40 PM
How can I use the filters?
The filters are found on the left side of the page, and allow you to narrow down your search results to only those of interest, such as those related to a s...
Thu, 20 Jan, 2022 at 12:52 AM