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Scopus is a multidisciplinary abstract and citaion database. See the Quick Reference Guide for more information. 

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More tutorials on Scopus database

The tutorials below on searching and citation metrics on Scopus can be found on the Scopus YouTube playlist.

TOPICAL SEARCH  
How to conduct a basic search https://youtu.be/-VE3ADZvoUY
How to save searches and set alerts https://youtu.be/AxlEP7ow0B8
How to use advanced search https://youtu.be/0oQ5qsDMoFE
How to expand your search https://youtu.be/qCu-obYMFsE
How to analyze your search results  https://youtu.be/5glXd4Xuj6w
How to download and export your search results https://youtu.be/vDYSIPAkKbo
   
AUTHOR IDENTITY  
How to assess an author’s impact https://youtu.be/FppIJXTaYlY
How to search for authors by topical area https://youtu.be/A2i7S06DZwQ
Understand how author profiles work in Scopus https://youtu.be/0L7UgWGHV3s
How to make corrections to your author profile https://youtu.be/E5ez-zy9Ra8
How to keep track of an author https://youtu.be/tYBo9iwUpuc
How to search for an author and view their profile https://youtu.be/0Bk8GqB90Tc
How to use your author profile on other platforms https://youtu.be/b1mHxQ3AUaA
   
METRICS  
How to create citation overviews in Scopus https://youtu.be/t2DWf8Umfj8
How to view article metrics in Scopus https://youtu.be/FFpHVrXTYgI
Comparing sources in Scopus https://youtu.be/W0il8XMLCQI
How to browse sources in Scopus https://youtu.be/sespVgSMmaE
How to view journal metrics for a title in Scopus https://youtu.be/0g1m9Wh9S8Q
Overview of journal metrics in Scopus https://youtu.be/rPEHHWSDpZY
CiteScore metrics in Scopus https://youtu.be/zOZ852yJ9bw