Online access to the InCites database

Within the “Electronic Resources for Moldova” (REM) project, the Scientific Library of TUM offers online access to the InCites database ( for the year 2019. The log-in data can be obtained from

InCites is a quote-based tool for evaluating the scientific productivity of institutions and is supported by Clarivate Analytics company.

Clarivate Analytics publishes annually the Journal Citation Reports (JCR) that lists several scientometric indicators including impact factor (IF).

The impact factor of a magazine is the average number of citations per item. In June 2019, impact factors for the year 2018 were published in JCR; for any magazine, the IF represents the number of citations in 2018 of articles published in 2017-2016 relative to the total number of articles published by the magazine between 2017-2016.

The journals included in the Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE), the Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI) and the Arts & Humanities Citation Index (AHCI) form the Web of Science (WOS) and represent ISI rated journals.

Writers can access / download the 2019 Magazine List included in Journal Citations ReportsJournalCitationReports_2019.xls. Access to JCR is only valid for institutions with Incites or WOS subscriptions).

Accessing JCR allows multiple search criteria, and a JCR User Guide can be accessed HERE.