Abstracting & Indexing


Scopus uniquely combines a comprehensive, expertly selected abstract and citation database with enriched data and linked scholarly literature across a wide variety of disciplines. Scopus quickly finds relevant and authoritative research, identifies experts and provides access to reliable data, metrics and analytical tools.

DOAJ is a community-curated online directory that indexes and provides access to high quality, open access, peer-reviewed journals.

The European Reference Index for Humanities and Social Sciences (ERIH PLUS) is an academic journal index for the HSS (Humanities and Social Sciences) society in Europe. This index allows exploration the 10 000 ERIH PLUS journals in detail.

Latindex is an online regional cooperative information system for scientific, technical-professional, and cultural journals from Latin America, the Caribbean, Spain and Portugal.

REDIB (Red Iberoamericana de Innovación y Conocimiento Científico) is a platform for open-access scientific and academic content produced in the Ibero-American space.

The catalogue of REBIUN (Spanish University Libraries Network) includes bibliographic records from 76 Spanish university libraries and the CSIC. The catalogue also includes bibliographic records from the National Library of Spain, the National Library of Catalonia and the MICIN Libraries, among other associated libraries. With a quarterly update, it is possible to consult more than 16 million bibliographic records with their corresponding locations.

EconLit convers economics literature published over the last 130 years from leading institutions in 74 countries. In combination with the optional full-text package of over 500 journals, EconLit provides a comprehensive library of economics literature.

Dialnet is a portal for the dissemination of Hispanic scientific production specialized in Humanities and Social Sciences. Its database constitutes a virtual archive containing the indexes of journals from Spain, Portugal and Latin America, also including books (monographs), theses doctoral, congresses, and other types of documents. The full text of many of the documents is available online.

The Directory of Open Access Scholarly Resources (ROAD) is a service offered by the ISSN International Centre with the support of the Communication and Information Sector of UNESCO. ROAD provides a free access to a subset of the ISSN Register.

Information and Documentation of Science in Spain (ÍnDICEs-CSIC) is a multidisciplinary bibliographic resource that collects and disseminates mainly research articles published in Spanish scientific journals.


Sherpa Romeo is an online resource that aggregates and analyses publisher open access policies from around the world and provides summaries of publisher copyright and open access archiving policies on a journal-by-journal basis.


MIAR (Information Matrix for the Analysis of Journals) collects data for the identification and the analysis of scientific journals. Apart from showing the visibility of journals in abstracting and indexing databases. Information is always processed using data available from public sources. At the end of each quarter, journal coverage lists are reviewed in order to keep the system updated with the latest additions. The algorithm for ICDS is public and is displayed in each record for each journal.

Google Scholar helps you find relevant work across the world of scholarly research. Google Scholar Metrics provides an easy way for authors to quickly gauge the visibility and influence of recent articles in scholarly publications. Scholar Metrics summarize recent citations to many publications, to help authors as they consider where to publish their new research.

Dialnet Metrics is a new portal aimed at scientific evaluation processes. IDR index (Indice Dialnet de Revistas) provides information on practically all the scientific journals published in Spain.

The SCImago Journal  Rank (SJR) is a publicly available portal that includes the journals indicators developed from the information contained in the Scopus® database (Elsevier B.V.). The annual report provided by Scopus' SJR makes it possible to analyse the importance of scientific journals in the international literature.