Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

Citation Network Analysis

Guide to Citation Network Analysis, with definitions, examples, and a tutorial

Specialized tools for citation network analysis

These tools are designed to make CNA efficient and straightforward. In particular, they offer the ability to import bibliographic and citation data from databases and APIs. These tools were created by the Centre for Science and Technology Studies at Leiden University.

General network analysis tools

These tools allow the user to perform network analysis by importing data. They are not designed specifically for CNA, but are general-purpose tools for performing network analysis in any domain.