Science technology innovation №3(7) 2018, 16-27 р


Popov M. V. — Researcher of Ukrainian Institute fоr Scientific Technical Expertise and Information, 180, Antonovycha Str., Kyiv, Ukraine, 03680; +38 (044) 521-00-07;

Bohatel N. V. — Head of the Department of UkrISTEI, 180, Antonovycha Str., Kyiv, Ukraine, 03680; +38 (044) 521-00-07;


Abstract. Revealed the essence of indexing of scientific publications in international databases. Features of the most popular databases of scientific publications are shown. Marked the harmfulness of choosing “fake” databases to promote the publication. It is shown that the seriousness of the choice of the publication for publishing is one of the tools for increasing its competitiveness. Shown databases that containing the Ukrainian scientific journals.

Keywords: indexation, scientific editions, academic databases, bibliographic databases.

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