October 16, 2019. There are problems with VOSviewer's support for the APIs of Crossref and Microsoft Academic. In the case of the Crossref API, searching in titles of documents is not possible at the moment. The Microsoft Academic API doesn't work at all. We hope these problems will be fixed soon.
VOSviewer version 1.6.13 was released on September 16, 2019. This version provides a few minor bug fixes.
VOSviewer version 1.6.12 was released on August 31, 2019. This version supports the Microsoft Academic API as a new data source for VOSviewer.
VOSviewer version 1.6.11 was released on April 3, 2019. This version solves the problems experienced by VOSviewer users when working with CSV files exported from Scopus.
VOSviewer version 1.6.10 was released on January 10, 2019. The most important new features are:
More information about the new features introduced in VOSviewer version 1.6.10 is available in this blog post.
Click the button below to launch VOSviewer directly from this web page. This requires a system with Java support.
On April 2 and 3, 2020, CWTS will organize the next edition of its VOSviewer course. Participants will learn about all ins and outs of VOSviewer. The course is taught by the VOSviewer developers and includes a lot of hands-on practice with the software.
CitNetExplorer is a software tool for visualizing and analyzing citation networks of scientific publications. Citation networks can be explored interactively, for instance by drilling down into a network and by identifying clusters of closely related publications.