Social scientists have traditionally published more often in monographs than journals, when compared to fundamental and applied science researchers. However, the last 40 years have seen a continuing trend towards publication in journals, resulting in more citation information for the social sciences being indexed in citation databases. Professor Charles Oppenheim assesses the databases with social sciences coverage.
Research Trends Editorial Board
"Social sciences literature in citation databases,"
Research Trends: Vol. 1
, Article 11.
Available at: https://www.researchtrends.com/researchtrends/vol1/iss4/11