SciELO Citation Index

The SciELO Citation Index (Scientific Electronic Library Online) is designed to help facilitate the discovery, use, and attribution of scholarly literature in sciences, social sciences, arts and humanities published in leading open access journals from Latin American and the Caribbean as well as titles from Spain, Portugal, and South Africa.

SciELO’s repository of journals expands the collection of regionally relevant content and provides visibility for scientific research and influential authors from countries including Brazil, Columbia, Mexico, and Argentina. It reveals connections with international literature and highlight the literature’s impact on new research discovery.

SciELO is fully integrated with the Web of Science platform, thus enabling researchers to review and analyze relevant regional content alongside other top-tier international literature. It is a database of references to articles published in open-access journals published in the following countries:

  • Argentina
  • Chile
  • Costa Rica
  • Peru
  • South Africa
  • Spain
  • Brazil
  • Colombia
  • Cub
  • Portugal
  • Venezuela
  • Mexico

Coverage: 2002-present

  • Agricultural Sciences
  • Biological Sciences
  • Exact and Earth Sciences
  • Linguistics, Letters, and Arts Physics
  • Applied Social Sciences
  • Engineering
  • Health Sciences
  • Mathematics
  • Social Sciences