The widest range of data sources in the industry


Elements uses a wide range of sources to automatically capture data and save researchers from considerable manual input. Unlike other products, nearly all of our sources are included in regular harvests ensuring publication data is up-to-date.

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arXiv
CiNii
CrossRef
Dimensions
Europe PMC
figshare
Google Books
PubMed
RePeC
Dimensions
dblp
Scopus
Web of Science

Automatic Disambiguation

Elements automatically detects duplicates across our sources using a combination of fuzzy matching and unique identifiers.


ORCiD

The persistent, unique identifier for researchers, grants and institutions. Read more

PubMed ID

A unique identifier assigned to each PubMed record.

arXiv ID

Provides a unique citation for an arXiv paper.

Scopus ID

Developed by Elsevier and part of the SciVal Suite of products.

ResearcherID

Developed by Thomson Reuters and part of Web of Science.

What do we harvest from our data sources?

Metadata
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Harvested
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arXiv
v v v
CiNii
v v
CrossRef*
v v
Dimensions*
v v v
dblp
v v
Europe-PMC
v v v v
figshare
v v
Google Books
v
MLA*
v v
ORCiD
v
PubMed
v v
RePEc
v v
Scopus*
v v v
Web of Science*
v v v

* Subject to licence