Publication Metrics and Citations

What are the citation counts Publons associates with my publications?
Where available, publications on Publons will show a citation count alongside them. Publons uses the Web of Science Core Collection, 21,000 journals hand-s...
Tue, 10 Aug, 2021 at 11:22 PM
What is the Web of Science Core Collection?
The Web of Science Core Collection is a curated collection of over 20,000 peer-reviewed, high-quality scholarly journals published worldwide in over 250 sc...
Tue, 10 Aug, 2021 at 11:24 PM
My publication is missing its citation count
The citation counts displayed on Publons are the number of citations a publication has received from the Web of Science Core Collection.&...
Tue, 10 Aug, 2021 at 11:21 PM
What are my publication metrics?
Once you have added some publications to your Publons profile a Metrics tab will be accessible on your profile.    ‚ÄúPublication metri...
Tue, 10 Aug, 2021 at 11:25 PM
What is the h-index on Publons?
Your h-index on Publons is calculated using citation data from Web of Science Core Collection, based on the pu...
Tue, 10 Aug, 2021 at 11:25 PM
What is my Web of Science Author Impact beamplot?
Your Web of Science Author Impact beamplot is available for you to view in your Publons private dashboard summary page.      ...
Tue, 10 Aug, 2021 at 11:28 PM
What is my "Citation map"?
Your citation map is a geographic representation of your citations across the globe.  It demonstrates the international reach of your publications...
Tue, 10 Aug, 2021 at 11:29 PM