All publications and citations together with rich contextual information – freely available for personal, non-commercial use

Free for personal use

We are committed to making Dimensions and the underlying data as openly available as possible. All publications and citations are freely available for personal, non-commercial use, together with rich contextual information. Millions of users turn to Dimensions to discover key research, find out who has funded it, and understand its academic and societal impact.

Breadth of data

Dimensions contains more than 100 million publications, ranging from articles published in scholarly journals, books and book chapters, to preprints and conference proceedings. All publications are contextualized with linked data sets, funding, publications, patents, clinical trials, and policy documents. You can also view associated categories, funders, institutions, and researcher profiles.

Powerful search features

Full-text search and dedicated filters for researchers, categories, Open Access, and more. With just one click you can access millions of Open Access publications.

Analytical views

These support the understanding of research trends and research activities. Citation-based indicators and Altmetric attention scores also help you to evaluate the impact of the research you view.

And so much more…

Although you don’t have to register to use Dimensions, setting up a free account enables you to:

  • Create favorites
  • Export data for bibliometric mapping with VOSviewer or CiteSpace
  • Save and organize your research references with the ReadCube Cloud Library
  • Link publications to your ORCID record

Ready to get started? Dimensions is free for personal use.