Publish or Perish Alternatives

    Publish or Perish is described as '(PoP) uses Scopus, Crossref, Google Scholar, Microsoft Academic, and Web of Science queries to obtain citation information, which is then analysed and converted to a variety of metrics (see Appendix)' and is an app in the Education & Reference category. There are six alternatives to Publish or Perish for Online / Web-based and iPhone. The best alternative is Google Scholar, which is free. Other great apps like Publish or Perish are ResearchGate (Free), Microsoft Academic Search (Free), Biohunter (Freemium) and AMiner (Free).

    This page was last updated Nov 29, 2021

      • FreeProprietary
      • Online
      Google Scholar is a freely accessible web search engine that indexes the full text of scholarly literature across an array of publishing formats and disciplines.
    1. ResearchGate was built by scientists, for scientists. It started when two researchers discovered first-hand that collaborating with a friend or colleague on the other side of the world was no easy task.


    2. Microsoft Academic Search is an experimental research service developed by Microsoft Research to explore how scholars, scientists, students, and practitioners find academic content, researchers, institutions, and activities.
      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Online
      Biohunter is a single portal which provides literature search, data statistics, reading, sorting, storing, journal suggestion for publication, field expert identification and their contact details for collaboration. www.biohunter.in.

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      • FreeProprietary
      • Online
      ArnetMiner (AMiner) is designed to search and perform data mining operations against academic publications on the Internet, using social network analysis to identify connections between researchers, conferences, and publications.
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    3. Thomson Reuters Web of KnowledgeSM is a research platform that gives you access to objective content and powerful tools to search, track, measure and collaborate in the sciences, social sciences, arts, and humanities.
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