Robin Haunschild and Thomas Scheidsteger
Robin and Thomas are working as research specialists for the “MPG Scientific Information Retrieval Services (IVS-CPT)” in Stuttgart. Their main service topics are research evaluation using newest methods and indicators as well as acquisition and evaluation of scientific information, such as publication and citation analyses, patent searches, statistics, overviews, etc.
They will introduce literature databases like WoS, Scopus, Dimensions, Google Scholar, Microsoft Academic and SciFinder and define their specifics, their advantages and disadvantages. Literature search in databases like WoS and Scopus will be explained with examples of use and focus on the topical research. Additionally they will introduce SciFinder more detailed and present examples for comprehensive search.