the new SciELO Citation Index

Make connections to the broader research landscape with the addition of the SciELO* Citation Index. Get a more.complete global picture by discovering new insights from research in Latin America, Spain, Portugal, the Caribbean and South Africa.

Regional content with international influence
Search and view critically important regional content with international impact to get a.comprehensive picture of the influencers and drivers of regional research:

  • Approximately 650 titles (over 350 adding content to journals already covered in the Web of Science)
  • Over 4 million cited references
  • Open access with links to full text through the SciELO site
  • Weekly updates from the SciELO Brazil data feed
  • Simplified discovery process for local information in a regional database
  • An easy search experience with local language interface

*SciELO (Scientific Electronic Library Online) is a program of the Sao Paulo Research Foundation for the cooperative publishing of open access journals on the internet. It is supported by the National Council of Scientific and Technological Development and is a partnership with the Latin American and Caribbean Center on Health Sciences Information. SciELO content includes regional journals from Latin American and the Caribbean as well as titles from Spain, Portugal and South Africa.


  • Agricultural sciences
  • Applied social science
  • Biological sciences
  • Engineering
  • Exact and earth sciences
  • Health sciences
  • Linguistics, letters and arts
  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Social sciences

SciELO introduction

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More Information

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