Quantitative Analysis of Open Access Publications of CSIR-IICT: A Case Study


Baby Sowjanya U.
K&IM Division, CSIR-IICT, Tarnaka, Hyderabad
Karunakar G
LIS Department, Osmania University, Hyderabad


This paper quantitatively analyses OA publication output of Indian Institution of Chemical Technology (IICT) of CSIR, during 1990-2015 by using Web of Science database. From the study, it is found thata year-wise output in the number of Indian OA publications in Chemistry field indicating a gradual increase from 2000 to 2015exclude the year 2011 sudden down in the number. CSIR-IICT had the highest number of collaborating publications with USA followed by France and Switzerland. The IICThas produced highest number of OA publications with collaboration of CCMB (CSIR family laboratory), University of Madras, and Osmania University respectively.

October 24, 2018