Citations can be tracked through the following databases:
Google Scholar (free)
- Includes multi-disciplinary journal articles, conference proceedings, and books.
- Search for a particular work, then click on Cited by (number).
Web of Knowledge (Web of Science)
- Includes journal articles (in Science Citation Index, Social Science Citation Index, and Arts & Humanities Index databases), conference proceedings (in Conference Proceedings Citation Index), and books (in Book Citation Index database).
- Use Cited Reference Search to see how many times a particular work or author has been cited.
- Or, search for a particular work, then click on the number that follows Times Cited.
- Create a Citation Alert to be notified of when a particular work is cited.
- Includes journal articles in medicine, science, some social sciences, and some humanities.
- Search for a particular article, then locate Cited by in the right-hand column.
SciFinder Scholar (Chemical Abstracts) (first-time users must register)
- Includes journal articles, conference proceedings, and books in chemistry and related sciences.
- Search for a particular topic or author. Select the desired topic/author, then click Get References. Select a particular title, then click Get Citing.
- Ovid MEDLINE ® covers the international literature on biomedicine, including the allied health fields and the biological and physical sciences, humanities, and information science as they relate to medicine and health care.
- Information is indexed from approximately 3,900 journals published world-wide.
- Search for a particular article, then click Find Citing Articles.