For enquiry, please contact the
Library - Research Support Team
SciVal is a web-based analytics solution based on Scopus data, which provides access to the research performance of thousands of research institutions and their associated researchers worldwide. It helps you to visualize your research performance, benchmark against peers, develop strategic partnerships, identify emerging research trends and create uniquely tailored reports.
Scopus is the world's largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature. It is recognized as an authoritative source of bibliometric data which is being widely used by international university ranking agencies like THE and QS.
You can get access to SciVal from 1-Search, or via this link.
Login with an Elsevier account.
Note: If you do not have an account for any Elsevier product (e.g. Scopus, Mendeley or ScienceDirect), you will need to create a personal account first
You can link your Scopus Author Profile to your SciVal account to review your author metrics in SciVal. See "How to export an author profile from Scopus to SciVal" for more details.
Get an overview of the research performance of institution(s), research group(s), individual(s), etc.
Compare research performance of different entities based on a variety of metrics
Monitor your progress over time
Evaluate existing research collaborations and partnerships
Identify potential new collaboration partners
Analyze the research trends of any research area to locate key institutions and researchers
Identify growing and declining topics in fields of interest
Create customized reports tailored for specific purposes
Get started with SciVal:
Quick Reference Guide to SciVal:
Elsevier Research Metrics Guidebook:
| LINGNAN UNIVERSITY FONG SUM WOOD LIBRARY 8 Castle Peak Road, Tuen Mun, N.T., Hong Kong. General Enquiries: (852) 2616 8586 |