Mapping and Visualization of a Research Network: Case Study

Obrazek miniatury
Smyrnova-Trybulska, Eugenia
Morze, Nataliia
Kuzminska, Olena
Tytuł czasopisma
Tytuł tomu
Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Rzeszowskiego
The article focuses on trends and methods as well as tools used for mapping and visualization of scientific domains as a research methodology which is attracting more and more interest from scientific information and science studies professionals; several factors which have contributed to such developments are also discussed. Science mapping or bibliometric mapping is a spatial representation of how disciplines, fields, specialties, and individual documents or authors are related to one another (Small, 1999). Different approaches have been developed to extract networks using the selected units of analysis (authors, documents, journals, terms, etc.). Furthermore, the authors looks at the most popular computer programs used for the processing of bibliographic and bibliometric data.. In addition, plans and activities are presented concerning a comprehensive analysis of IRNet project ( networking activities and numerous publications, using special ICT tools and study methods, first of all Pajek and presenting a several examples.
Słowa kluczowe
networking , bibliographic and bibliometric data , mapping , visualization , applications
Edukacja – Technika – Informatyka nr 1(23)/2018, s. 327–332