Centre for Science and Technology Studies, Leiden University: Welcome to VOSviewer

« VOSviewer is a software tool for constructing and visualizing bibliometric networks. These networks may for instance include journals, researchers, or individual publications, and they can be constructed based on citation, bibliographic coupling, co-citation, or co-authorship relations. VOSviewer also offers text mining functionality that can be used to construct and visualize co-occurrence networks of important terms extracted from a body of scientific literature.

VOSviewer version 1.6.6 was released on October 23, 2017. Some of the new features and improvements are listed below:

  • Support for Crossref data
  • Improved visualizations
  • Improved support for Chinese characters
  • Improved user interface (…) »