Citation Analysis for Bibliometric Study

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Coursera Project Network
In this Guided Project, you will:

Search and extract relevant research articles efficiently from a journal database

Learn about citations and references for a bibliometric literature review

Use the visualization tool Gephi to conduct a citation network analysis

Clock2 hours
BeginnerBeginner
CloudNo download needed
VideoSplit-screen video
Comment DotsEnglish
LaptopDesktop only

In this 2 hour long project, you will learn to search and extract relevant research articles and their linked references efficiently from a journal database to conduct a bibliometric literature review. Then with these extracted data, you will learn to create a citation network. The visualization tool Gephi will be used in this project for citation network analysis. You will also learn, how to modify the network to present more information visually about the extracted citation data. Note: This course works best for learners who are based in the North America region. We’re currently working on providing the same experience in other regions.

Skills you will develop

  • Citation Network Analysis
  • Bibliometric Review

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Extracting Citation Data from SCOPUS

  2. Introduction to Gephi

  3. Building Network

  4. Analyze the Network

  5. Citation Network Analysis

How Guided Projects work

Your workspace is a cloud desktop right in your browser, no download required

In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step

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