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Release 2017

July 2017

  • Current Data status:
    • The current Index title count stands at 598 thousand.
    • Reference count is at 11.26 million.
    • In this release 4,327 new index titles and more than 100 thousand references are uploaded.
    • ICI crossed 300 thousand citations, currently it stands at 345 thousand for 598 thousand index titles.
    • Current journal count is 1,004.
    • There are more than 286 Open Access journals out of 1,004; ICI provides links to access full text for all OA journals.
  • New journals included in the current release.

  • # Type Journal Publisher
    1 - INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF HOSPITALITY AND TOURISM SYSTEMS Publishing India Group
    2 JOURNAL OF ANIMAL RESEARCH New Delhi Publishers
    3 - JOURNAL OF STRATEGIC HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT Publishing India Group
       - Indian Journals   

    • Upcoming new features In ICI (July 2017 - August 2017):
      • Subject Category: Redesigning Subject Category. This will be faster, user friendly and will have better analytical features. It will also have a new search, which will combine subject category and/or title/keyword. So for instance if a user wants to search for “Fish” as a keyword or as a part of a title and under subject category “Pisciculture”, the system would find all the titles with “Fish” as a keyword/title available under subject category “Pisciculture”. In addition to this there will be various others search options will be available in new Subject Category.

    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager: 31st July 2017.

    June 2017

    • Current Data status:
      • The current Index title count stands at 594 thousand.
      • Reference count is at 11.16 million.
      • In this release 3,338 new index titles and more than 73 thousand references are uploaded.
      • ICI crossed 300 thousand citations, currently it stands at 343 thousand for 594 thousand index titles.
      • Current journal count is 1,001.
      • There are more than 286 Open Access journals out of 1,001; ICI provides links to access full text for all OA journals.
  • New journals included in the current release.

  • # Type Journal Publisher
    1 CLIMATE CHANGE AND ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY Indianjournals.com
    2 - INSIGHT ON AFRICA Centre for African Studies
    3 - INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ADVANCED INFORMATION SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY RESEARCH PUBLISHER
    4 - INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ADVANCED LIBRARY AND INFORMATION SCIENCE CLOUD JOURNALS
    5 - INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL ON CUSTOMER RELATIONS Publishing India Group
    6 - JOURNAL OF COMMERCE AND TRADE Dr. Himanshu Agarwal
    7 - NAIRJC : A JOURNAL OF MULTIDISCIPLINARY NORTH ASIAN INTERNATIONAL RESEARCH JOURNAL CONSORTIUM
    8 - REVIEW OF PROFESSIONAL MANAGEMENT NDIM Journal
    9 - STUDIES IN MICROECONOMICS Sage Publications
       - Indian Journals   

    • Upcoming new features In ICI (June 2017 - July 2017):
      • Subject Category: Redesigning Subject Category. This will be faster, user friendly and will have better analytical features. It will also have a new search, which will combine subject category and/or title/keyword. So for instance if a user wants to search for “Fish” as a keyword or as a part of a title and under subject category “Pisciculture”, the system would find all the titles with “Fish” as a keyword/title available under subject category “Pisciculture”. In addition to this there will be various others search options will be available in new Subject Category.

    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager: 30th June 2017.

    May 2017

    • Current Data status:
      • The current Index title count stands at 590 thousand.
      • Reference count is at 11.09 million.
      • In this release 4,870 new index titles and more than 100 thousand references are uploaded.
      • ICI crossed 300 thousand citations, currently it stands at 338 thousand for 590 thousand index titles.
      • Current journal count is 992.
      • There are more than 286 Open Access journals out of 992; ICI provides links to access full text for all OA journals.
  • New journals included in the current release.

  • # Type Journal Publisher
    1 - CURRENT TOPICS IN TOXICOLOGY Research Trends
    2 - CURRENT TRENDS IN MICROBIOLOGY Research Trends
    3 - DRISHTIKON: A MANAGEMENT JOURNAL Publishing India Group
    4 - FINANCE INDIA Indian Institute of Finance
    5 INDIAN JOURNAL OF ECONOMICS AND DEVELOPMENT Society of Economics and Development
    6 - INDIAN JOURNAL OF RESEARCH Research Development Association & Research Development Research Foundation
    7 - INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF COMPUTER SCIENCES AND ENGINEERING ISROSET
    8 - INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL ON LEADERSHIP Publishing India Group
    9 - JOURNAL OF ACCOUNTING AND FINANCE Research Development Association & Research Development Research Foundation
    10 - JOURNAL OF BANKING, INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY AND MANAGEMENT Research Development Association & Research Development Research Foundation
    11 - JOURNAL OF COMMERCE AND TRADE Dr. Himanshu Agarwal
    12 JOURNAL OF THE INDIAN BOTANICAL SOCIETY (THE) Indianjournals.com
    13 - OPUS: HR JOURNAL Publishing India Group
    14 - PHARMACEUTICAL AND CHEMICAL JOURNAL (THE) The Pharmaceutical and Chemical Journal
    15 - PRIMA: PRACTICES AND RESEARCH IN MARKETING JOURNAL Publishing India Group
    16 RESEARCH JOURNAL OF HUMANITIES AND SOCIAL SCIENCES Indianjournals.com
    17 RESEARCH JOURNAL OF PHARMACEUTICAL DOSAGE FORMS AND TECHNOLOGY Indianjournals.com
       - Indian Journals   

    • Upcoming new features In ICI (May 2017 - June 2017):
      • Subject Category: Redesigning Subject Category. This will be faster, user friendly and will have better analytical features. It will also have a new search, which will combine subject category and/or title/keyword. So for instance if a user wants to search for “Fish” as a keyword or as a part of a title and under subject category “Pisciculture”, the system would find all the titles with “Fish” as a keyword/title available under subject category “Pisciculture”. In addition to this there will be various others search options will be available in new Subject Category.

    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager: 31st May 2017.

    April 2017

    • Current Data status:
      • The current Index title count stands at 586 thousand.
      • Reference count is at 10.98 million.
      • In this release 4,996 new index titles and more than 100 thousand references are uploaded.
      • ICI crossed 300 thousand citations, currently it stands at 335 thousand for 586 thousand index titles.
      • Current journal count is 975.
      • There are more than 286 Open Access journals out of 975; ICI provides links to access full text for all OA journals.
  • New journals included in the current release.

  • # Type Journal Publisher
    1 - JOURNAL OF FARM SCIENCE University of Agricultural Sciences
    2 MASS COMMUNICATOR Indianjournals.com
    3 - SCITECH JOURNAL (THE) Samanthi Publications Private Limited
       - Indian Journals   

    • Upcoming new features In ICI (April 2017 - May 2017):
      • Subject Category: Redesigning Subject Category. This will be faster, user friendly and will have better analytical features. It will also have a new search, which will combine subject category and/or title/keyword. So for instance if a user wants to search for “Fish” as a keyword or as a part of a title and under subject category “Pisciculture”, the system would find all the titles with “Fish” as a keyword/title available under subject category “Pisciculture”. In addition to this there will be various others search options will be available in new Subject Category.

    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager: 29th April 2017.

    March 2017

    • Enhancement
      • Policy
        • Journal selection policy is added.
      • JAR
        • User can view actual articles and citing articles for selected publication.
    • Current Data status:
      • The current Index title count stands at 581 thousand.
      • Reference count is at 10.87 million.
      • In this release 6,726 new index titles and more than 100 thousand references are uploaded.
      • ICI crossed 300 thousand citations, currently it stands at 332 thousand for 581 thousand index titles.
      • Current journal count is 972.
      • There are more than 286 Open Access journals out of 972; ICI provides links to access full text for all OA journals.
  • New journals included in the current release.

  • # Type Journal Publisher
    1 - ANALYTICAL CHEMISTRY LETTERS Har Krishan Bhalla and Sons
    2 - HORTFLORA RESEARCH SPECTRUM Biosciences & Agriculture Advancement Society (BAAS)
    3 - INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT Publishing India Group
    4 - INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF MARKETING AND BUSINESS COMMUNICATION Publishing India Group
    5 PROGRESSIVE HORTICULTURE Indianjournals.com
    6 RESEARCH JOURNAL OF TOPICAL AND COSMETIC SCIENCES Indianjournals.com
       - Indian Journals   

    • Upcoming new features In ICI (March 2017 - April 2017):
      • Subject Category: Redesigning Subject Category. This will be faster, user friendly and will have better analytical features. It will also have a new search, which will combine subject category and/or title/keyword. So for instance if a user wants to search for “Fish” as a keyword or as a part of a title and under subject category “Pisciculture”, the system would find all the titles with “Fish” as a keyword/title available under subject category “Pisciculture”. In addition to this there will be various others search options will be available in new Subject Category.

    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager: 31st March 2017.

    February 2017

    • Enhancement
      • Basic Search
        • Basic search can now be done using html tags as well.
      • CII Report
        • User can now view the Report for the Year 2016 and 2015.
      • Institution Analyzer
        • Search using Single quote text (as parameter)
    • Current Data status:
      • The current Index title count stands at 574 thousand.
      • Reference count is at 10.73 million.
      • In this release 6,241 new index titles and more than 100 thousand references are uploaded.
      • ICI crossed 300 thousand citations, currently it stands at 327 thousand for 574 thousand index titles.
      • Current journal count is 966.
      • There are more than 286 Open Access journals out of 966; ICI provides links to access full text for all OA journals.
  • New journals included in the current release.

  • # Type Journal Publisher
    1 - INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PLANT PROTECTION Hind Agri Horticultural Society
    2 JOURNAL OF EXCLUSION STUDIES Indianjournals.com
    3 JOURNAL OF PROGRESSIVE AGRICULTURE Indianjournals.com
    4 - JOURNAL OF THE INDIAN ACADEMY OF APPLIED PSYCHOLOGY Indian Academy Of Applied Psychology
    5 TRAINING AND DEVELOPMENT JOURNAL Indianjournals.com
       - Indian Journals   

    • Upcoming new features In ICI (February 2017 - March 2017):
      • Subject Category: Redesigning Subject Category. This will be faster, user friendly and will have better analytical features. It will also have a new search, which will combine subject category and/or title/keyword. So for instance if a user wants to search for “Fish” as a keyword or as a part of a title and under subject category “Pisciculture”, the system would find all the titles with “Fish” as a keyword/title available under subject category “Pisciculture”. In addition to this there will be various others search options will be available in new Subject Category.

    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager: 28th February 2017.

    January 2017

    • Enhancement
      • Basic Search
        • If Same Email exists more than once for any author then that email would appear only once in Author Affiliations in basic search
        • Author Email Address would now be individually linked
        • Emails would not Pan out of panel if Email text exceeds the panel border
        • Consecutive Authors would be separated by space
    • Current Data status:
      • The current Index title count stands at 568 thousand.
      • Reference count is at 10.61 million.
      • In this release 6,468 new index titles and more than 100 thousand references are uploaded.
      • ICI crossed 300 thousand citations, currently it stands at 324 thousand for 568 thousand index titles.
      • Current journal count is 961.
      • There are more than 286 Open Access journals out of 961; ICI provides links to access full text for all OA journals.

    • Upcoming new features In ICI (January 2017 - February 2017):
      • Subject Category: Redesigning Subject Category. This will be faster, user friendly and will have better analytical features. It will also have a new search, which will combine subject category and/or title/keyword. So for instance if a user wants to search for “Fish” as a keyword or as a part of a title and under subject category “Pisciculture”, the system would find all the titles with “Fish” as a keyword/title available under subject category “Pisciculture”. In addition to this there will be various others search options will be available in new Subject Category.

    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager: 31st January 2017.

    Release 2016

    December 2016

    • Current Data status:
      • The current Index title count stands at 561 thousand.
      • Reference count is at 10.47 million.
      • In this release 6,350 new index titles and more than 100 thousand references are uploaded.
      • ICI crossed 300 thousand citations, currently it stands at 318 thousand for 561 thousand index titles.
      • Current journal count is 961.
      • There are more than 286 Open Access journals out of 961; ICI provides links to access full text for all OA journals.

  • New journals included in the current release.

  • # Type Journal Publisher
    1 - JOURNAL OF EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY i-manager publications
    2 - JOURNAL OF INTERDISCIPLINARY ECONOMICS Sage Publications
    3 - JOURNAL ON CIVIL ENGINEERING i-manager publications
    4 - JOURNAL ON EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY i-manager publications
    5 - JOURNAL ON MANAGEMENT i-manager publications
    6 - JOURNAL ON MATHEMATICS i-manager publications
    7 - JOURNAL ON MECHANICAL ENGINEERING i-manager publications
    8 - JOURNAL ON NURSING i-manager publications
    9 - JOURNAL ON STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING i-manager publications
    10 - JOURNAL ON WIRELESS COMMUNICATION NETWORKS i-manager publications
       - Indian Journals   
    • Upcoming new features In ICI (December 2016 - January 2017):
      • Subject Category: Redesigning Subject Category. This will be faster, user friendly and will have better analytical features. It will also have a new search, which will combine subject category and/or title/keyword. So for instance if a user wants to search for “Fish” as a keyword or as a part of a title and under subject category “Pisciculture”, the system would find all the titles with “Fish” as a keyword/title available under subject category “Pisciculture”. In addition to this there will be various others search options will be available in new Subject Category.

    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager: 30th December 2016.

    November 2016

    • Current Data status:
      • The current Index title count stands at 555 thousand.
      • Reference count is at 10.32 million.
      • In this release 5,031 new index titles and more than 100 thousand references are uploaded.
      • ICI crossed 300 thousand citations, currently it stands at 314 thousand for 555 thousand index titles.
      • Current journal count is 951.
      • There are more than 286 Open Access journals out of 951; ICI provides links to access full text for all OA journals.

  • New journals included in the current release.

  • # Type Journal Publisher
    1 - INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ADVANCED COMPUTER RESEARCH Accent Social and Welfare Society
       - Indian Journals   
    • Upcoming new features In ICI (November 2016 - December 2016):
      • Subject Category: Redesigning Subject Category. This will be faster, user friendly and will have better analytical features. It will also have a new search, which will combine subject category and/or title/keyword. So for instance if a user wants to search for “Fish” as a keyword or as a part of a title and under subject category “Pisciculture”, the system would find all the titles with “Fish” as a keyword/title available under subject category “Pisciculture”. In addition to this there will be various others search options will be available in new Subject Category.

    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager: 29th November 2016.

    October 2016

    • Enhancement
      • Author Superscript
        • If more than one authors belong to same Institute and Department then address would appear only once.
        • If one author belong to two different Institute OR Department then name would appear like Name1,2....
      • Author Superscript linking to Address
        • Now, Clicking on Author's Name superscript would get navigated to it's Address in the bottom of the page.
    • Current Data status:
      • The current Index title count stands at 550 thousand.
      • Reference count is at 10.22 million.
      • In this release 4,518 new index titles and more than 100 thousand references are uploaded.
      • ICI crossed 300 thousand citations, currently it stands at 311 thousand for 550 thousand index titles.
      • Current journal count is 950.
      • There are more than 286 Open Access journals out of 950; ICI provides links to access full text for all OA journals.

    • Upcoming new features In ICI (October 2016 - November 2016):
      • Subject Category: Redesigning Subject Category. This will be faster, user friendly and will have better analytical features. It will also have a new search, which will combine subject category and/or title/keyword. So for instance if a user wants to search for “Fish” as a keyword or as a part of a title and under subject category “Pisciculture”, the system would find all the titles with “Fish” as a keyword/title available under subject category “Pisciculture”. In addition to this there will be various others search options will be available in new Subject Category.

    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager: 28th October 2016.

    September 2016

    • Current Data status:
      • The current Index title count stands at 545 thousand.
      • Reference count is at 10.11 million.
      • In this release 5,140 new index titles and more than 100 thousand references are uploaded.
      • ICI crossed 300 thousand citations, currently it stands at 307 thousand for 545 thousand index titles.
      • Current journal count is 950. Five new journals are added in this release.
      • There are more than 286 Open Access journals out of 950; ICI provides links to access full text for all OA journals.

  • New journals included in the current release.


  • # Type Journal Publisher
    1 - AGRARIAN SOUTH: JOURNAL OF POLITICAL ECONOMY Sage Publications, India
    2 - JOURNAL OF EXTENSION EDUCATION Exercise Fitness and Health Alliance, India
    3 - JOURNAL OF INFRASTRUCTURE DEVELOPMENT Sage Publications, India
    4 - JOURNAL ON SCHOOL EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY i-manager publications, India
    5 - JOURNAL ON SOFTWARE ENGINEERING i-manager publications, India
       - Indian Journals   
    • Upcoming new features In ICI (September 2016 - October 2016):
      • Subject Category: Redesigning Subject Category. This will be faster, user friendly and will have better analytical features. It will also have a new search, which will combine subject category and/or title/keyword. So for instance if a user wants to search for “Fish” as a keyword or as a part of a title and under subject category “Pisciculture”, the system would find all the titles with “Fish” as a keyword/title available under subject category “Pisciculture”. In addition to this there will be various others search options will be available in new Subject Category.

    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager: 29th September 2016.

    August 2016

    • Enhancement
      • Cited Reference Search
        • Year range option in Cited year field
        • Time span at CRS page to filter Cited articles
        • Truncation search in Cited Work
        • Consolidate Data in Search
        • Hyperlink at index title in search result
      • Full Record Page
        • Superscript at Author
    • Current Data status:
      • The current Index title count stands at 540 thousand.
      • Reference count is at 10 million.
      • In this release 2,437 new index titles and more than 48 thousand references are uploaded.
      • ICI crossed 300 thousand citations, currently it stands at 304 thousand for 540 thousand index titles.
      • Current journal count is 945. Ten new journals are added in this release.
      • There are more than 290 Open Access journals out of 945; ICI provides links to access full text for all OA journals.

  • New journals included in the current release.


  • # Type Journal Publisher
    1 - CONTEMPORY PERSPECTIVE Sage Publications
    2 - HISTORY AND SOCIOLOGY OF SOUTH ASIA Jamia Millia Islamia
    3 - JOURNAL ON COMMUNICATION ENGINEERING AND SYSTEMS i-manager publications
    4 - JOURNAL ON ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING i-manager publications
    5 - JOURNAL ON ELECTRONICS ENGINEERING i-manager publications
    6 - JOURNAL ON EMBEDDED SYSTEMS i-manager publications
    7 - JOURNAL ON ENGLISH LANGUAGE TEACHING i-manager publications
    8 - JOURNAL ON FUTURE ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY i-manager publications
    9 - JOURNAL ON INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY i-manager publications
    10 MEDICO-LEGAL UPDATE Indianjournals.com
       - Indian Journals   
    • Upcoming new features In ICI (August 2016 - September 2016):
      • Subject Category: Redesigning Subject Category. This will be faster, user friendly and will have better analytical features. It will also have a new search, which will combine subject category and/or title/keyword. So for instance if a user wants to search for “Fish” as a keyword or as a part of a title and under subject category “Pisciculture”, the system would find all the titles with “Fish” as a keyword/title available under subject category “Pisciculture”. In addition to this there will be various others search options will be available in new Subject Category.

    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager: 19th August 2016.

    July 2016

    • Enhancements:
      • ICI technical team is constantly working on the site either for some enhancements or minor fixes, we also take up suggestions and feedbacks from actual users. In this version too there are number of small fixes/suggestions being carried out.
    • Current Data status:
      • The current Index title count stands at 538 thousand.
      • Reference count is at 9.9 million.
      • In this release 3,998 new index titles and more than 77 thousand references are uploaded.
      • ICI crossed 300 thousand citations, currently it stands at 301 thousand for 538 thousand index titles.
      • Current journal count is 935.
      • There are more than 290 Open Access journals out of 935; ICI provides links to access full text for all OA journals.
    • Upcoming new features In ICI (August 2016 - September 2016):
      • Subject Category: Redesigning Subject Category. This will be faster, user friendly and will have better analytical features. It will also have a new search, which will combine subject category and/or title/keyword. So for instance if a user wants to search for “Fish” as a keyword or as a part of a title and under subject category “Pisciculture”, the system would find all the titles with “Fish” as a keyword/title available under subject category “Pisciculture”. In addition to this there will be various others search options will be available in new Subject Category.
    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager: 29th July 2016.

    June 2016

    • Enhancements:
      • ICI technical team is constantly working on the site either for some enhancements or minor fixes, we also take up suggestions and feedbacks from actual users. In this version too there are number of small fixes/suggestions being carried out.
    • Current Data status:
      • The current Index title count stands at 534 thousand.
      • Reference count is at 9.8 million.
      • In this release 4,023 new index titles and more than 81 thousand references are uploaded.
      • ICI crossed 200 thousand citations, currently it stands at 295 thousand for 534 thousand index titles.
      • Current journal count is 935. Four new journals are added in this release.
      • There are more than 290 Open Access journals out of 935; ICI provides links to access full text for all OA journals.

    • New journals included in the current release.


    • # Type Journal Publisher
      1 Print JOURNAL OF LAND AND RURAL STUDIES Sage Publications
      2 Print SOUTH ASIAN JOURNAL OF BUSINESS AND MANAGEMENT CASES Sage Publications
      3 Print SOUTH ASIAN JOURNAL OF MACROECONOMICS AND PUBLIC FINANCE Sage Publications
      4 Print STUDIES IN INDIAN POLITICS Sage Publications
       
    • Upcoming new features In ICI (July 2016 - August 2016):
      • Subject Category: Redesigning Subject Category. This will be faster, user friendly and will have better analytical features. It will also have a new search, which will combine subject category and/or title/keyword. So for instance if a user wants to search for “Fish” as a keyword or as a part of a title and under subject category “Pisciculture”, the system would find all the titles with “Fish” as a keyword/title available under subject category “Pisciculture”. In addition to this there will be various others search options will be available in new Subject Category.
    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager: 28th June  2016.

    May 2016

    • Enhancements:
      • ICI technical team is constantly working on the site either for some enhancements or minor fixes, we also take up suggestions and feedbacks from actual users. In this version too there are number of small fixes/suggestions being carried out.
    • Current Data status:
      • The current Index title count stands at 530 thousand.
      • Reference count is at 9.8 million.
      • In this release 6,539 new index titles and more than 137 thousand references are uploaded.
      • ICI crossed 200 thousand citations, currently it stands at 292 thousand for 530 thousand index titles.
      • Current journal count is 931.
      • There are more than 290 Open Access journals out of 931; ICI provides links to access full text for all OA journals.

    • Upcoming new features In ICI (June 2016 - July 2016):
      • Subject Category: Redesigning Subject Category. This will be faster, user friendly and will have better analytical features. It will also have a new search, which will combine subject category and/or title/keyword. So for instance if a user wants to search for “Fish” as a keyword or as a part of a title and under subject category “Pisciculture”, the system would find all the titles with “Fish” as a keyword/title available under subject category “Pisciculture”. In addition to this there will be various others search options will be available in new Subject Category.
    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager: 27th May  2016.

    April 2016

    • Enhancements:
      • ICI technical team is constantly working on the site either for some enhancements or minor fixes, we also take up suggestions and feedbacks from actual users. In this version too there are number of small fixes/suggestions being carried out.
    • Current Data status:
      • The current Index title count stands at 523 thousand.
      • Reference count is at 9.6 million.
      • In this release 5,814 new index titles and more than 125 thousand references are uploaded.
      • ICI crossed 200 thousand citations, currently it stands at 286 thousand for 523 thousand index titles.
      • Current journal count is 931. One new journal is added in this release.
      • There are more than 290 Open Access journals out of 931; ICI provides links to access full text for all OA journals.

    • New journals included in the current release.


    • # Type Journal Publisher
      1 - REVIEW OF DEVELOPMENT AND CHANGE Madras Institute of Development Studies
       
    • Upcoming new features In ICI (May 2016 - June 2016):
      • Subject Category: Redesigning Subject Category. This will be faster, user friendly and will have better analytical features. It will also have a new search, which will combine subject category and/or title/keyword. So for instance if a user wants to search for “Fish” as a keyword or as a part of a title and under subject category “Pisciculture”, the system would find all the titles with “Fish” as a keyword/title available under subject category “Pisciculture”. In addition to this there will be various others search options will be available in new Subject Category.
    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager: 28th April  2016.

    March 2016

    • Enhancements:
      • ICI technical team is constantly working on the site either for some enhancements or minor fixes, we also take up suggestions and feedbacks from actual users. In this version too there are number of small fixes/suggestions being carried out.
    • Current Data status:
      • The current Index title count stands at 517 thousand.
      • Reference count is at 9.5 million.
      • In this release 6,965 new index titles and more than 147 thousand references are uploaded.
      • ICI crossed 200 thousand citations, currently it stands at 279 thousand for 517 thousand index titles.
      • Current journal count is 930. Nine new journals are added in this release.
      • There are more than 290 Open Access journals out of 930; ICI provides links to access full text for all OA journals.

    • New journals included in the current release.


    • # Type Journal Publisher
      1 - ASIA PACIFIC BUSINESS REVIEW Sage Publications
      2 - ASIA PACIFIC JOURNAL OF MANAGEMENT RESEARCH AND INNOVATION Sage Publications
      3 - ECONOMIC AND POLITICAL WEEKLY Economic and Political Weekly
      4 - GLOBAL JOURNAL OF EMERGING MARKET ECONOMIES Sage Publications
      5 - JIIM KOZHIKODE SOCIETY AND MANAGEMENT REVIEW Sage Publications
      6 - JOURNAL OF BIOLOGICALLY ACTIVE PRODUCTS FROM NATURE Har Krishan Bhalla and Sons
      7 - JOURNAL OF STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING CSIR-Structural Engineering Research Centre
      8 - MILLENNIAL ASIA Sage Publications
      9 - VISION: THE JOURNAL OF BUSINESS PERSPECTIVE Sage Publications
       
    • Upcoming new features In ICI (April 2016 - May 2016):
      • Subject Category: Redesigning Subject Category. This will be faster, user friendly and will have better analytical features. It will also have a new search, which will combine subject category and/or title/keyword. So for instance if a user wants to search for “Fish” as a keyword or as a part of a title and under subject category “Pisciculture”, the system would find all the titles with “Fish” as a keyword/title available under subject category “Pisciculture”. In addition to this there will be various others search options will be available in new Subject Category.
    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager: 28th March 2016.

    February 2016

    • Enhancements:
      • ICI technical team is constantly working on the site either for some enhancements or minor fixes, we also take up suggestions and feedbacks from actual users. In this version too there are number of small fixes/suggestions being carried out.
    • Current Data status:
      • The current Index title count stands at 510 thousand.
      • Reference count is at 9.3 million.
      • In this release 7,183 new index titles and more than 151 thousand references are uploaded.
      • ICI crossed 200 thousand citations, currently it stands at 273 thousand for 510 thousand index titles.
      • Current journal count is 921. Four new journals are added in this release.
      • There are more than 290 Open Access journals out of 921; ICI provides links to access full text for all OA journals.

    • New journals included in the current release.


    • # Type Journal Publisher
      1 RESEARCH JOURNAL OF PHARMACOLOGY AND PHARMACODYNAMICS Indianjournals.com
      2 BIOSCIENCE DISCOVERY Dr. Umesh P. Mogle
      3 JOURNAL OF EXERCISE SCIENCE AND PHYSIOTHERAPY Exercise Fitness and Health Alliance
      4 - JNANABHA Vijnana Parishad of India
         - Indian Journals    - Open Access
    • Upcoming new features In ICI (March 2016 - April 2016):
      • Subject Category: Redesigning Subject Category. This will be faster, user friendly and will have better analytical features. It will also have a new search, which will combine subject category and/or title/keyword. So for instance if a user wants to search for “Fish” as a keyword or as a part of a title and under subject category “Pisciculture”, the system would find all the titles with “Fish” as a keyword/title available under subject category “Pisciculture”. In addition to this there will be various others search options will be available in new Subject Category.
    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager: 26th February 2016.

    January 2016

    • Enhancements:
      • ICI technical team is constantly working on the site either for some enhancements or minor fixes, we also take up suggestions and feedbacks from actual users. In this version too there are number of small fixes/suggestions being carried out.
    • Current Data status:
      • The current Index title count stands at 503 thousand.
      • Reference count is at 9.2 million.
      • In this release 5,816 new index titles and more than 124 thousand references are uploaded.
      • ICI crossed 200 thousand citations, currently it stands at 268 thousand for 503 thousand index titles.
      • Current journal count is 917. One new journal is added in this release.
      • There are more than 288 Open Access journals out of 917; ICI provides links to access full text for all OA journals.

    • New journal included in the current release.


    • # Type Journal Publisher
      1 RESEARCH JOURNAL OF PHARMACOGNOSY AND PHYTOCHEMISTRY Indianjournals.com
         - Indian Journals   
    • Upcoming new features In ICI (February 2016 - March 2016):
      • Subject Category: Redesigning Subject Category. This will be faster, user friendly and will have better analytical features. It will also have a new search, which will combine subject category and/or title/keyword. So for instance if a user wants to search for “Fish” as a keyword or as a part of a title and under subject category “Pisciculture”, the system would find all the titles with “Fish” as a keyword/title available under subject category “Pisciculture”. In addition to this there will be various others search options will be available in new Subject Category.
    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager: 28th January 2016.

    Release 2015

    December 2015

    • Enhancements:
      • ICI technical team is constantly working on the site either for some enhancements or minor fixes, we also take up suggestions and feedbacks from actual users. In this version too there are number of small fixes/suggestions being carried out.
    • Current Data status:
      • The current Index title count stands at 497 thousand.
      • Reference count is at 9.1 million.
      • In this release 4,436 new index titles and more than 89 thousand references are uploaded.
      • ICI crossed 200 thousand citations, currently it stands at 262 thousand for 497 thousand index titles.
      • Current journal count is 916. Three new journals are added in this release.
      • There are more than 288 Open Access journals out of 916; ICI provides links to access full text for all OA journals.

    • List of Three new journals included in the current release.


    • # Type Journal Publisher
      1 AFRO ASIAN JOURNAL OF ANTHROPOLOGY AND SOCIAL POLICY Indianjournals.com
      2 INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF FOOD AND FERMENTATION TECHNOLOGY Indianjournals.com
      3 - CURRENT MEDICINE RESEARCH AND PRACTICE Sir Ganga Ram Hospital
         - Indian Journals   
    • Upcoming new features In ICI (January 2016 - February 2016):
      • Subject Category: Redesigning Subject Category. This will be faster, user friendly and will have better analytical features. It will also have a new search, which will combine subject category and/or title/keyword. So for instance if a user wants to search for “Fish” as a keyword or as a part of a title and under subject category “Pisciculture”, the system would find all the titles with “Fish” as a keyword/title available under subject category “Pisciculture”. In addition to this there will be various others search options will be available in new Subject Category.
    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager: 28th December 2015.

    November 2015

    • Enhancements:
      • ICI technical team is constantly working on the site either for some enhancements or minor fixes, we also take up suggestions and feedbacks from actual users. In this version too there are number of small fixes/suggestions being carried out.
    • Current Data status:
      • The current Index title count stands at 493 thousand.
      • Reference count is at 9.0 million.
      • In this release 5,005 new index titles and more than 105 thousand references are uploaded.
      • ICI crossed 200 thousand citations, currently it stands at 259 thousand for 493 thousand index titles.
      • Current journal count is 913. Four new journals are added in this release.
      • There are more than 289 Open Access journals out of 913; ICI provides links to access full text for all OA journals.

    • List of four new journals included in the current release.


    • # Type Journal Publisher
      1 ASIAN JOURNAL OF MANAGEMENT Indianjournals.com
      2 INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CIVIL & STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING Indianjournals.com
      3 INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF GEOMATICS AND GEOSCIENCES Indianjournals.com
      4 RESEARCH JOURNAL OF ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY Indianjournals.com
         - Indian Journals   
    • Upcoming new features In ICI (December 2015 - January 2016):
      • Subject Category: Redesigning Subject Category. This will be faster, user friendly and will have better analytical features. It will also have a new search, which will combine subject category and/or title/keyword. So for instance if a user wants to search for “Fish” as a keyword or as a part of a title and under subject category “Pisciculture”, the system would find all the titles with “Fish” as a keyword/title available under subject category “Pisciculture”. In addition to this there will be various others search options will be available in new Subject Category.
    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager: 27th November 2015.

    October 2015

    • Enhancements:
      • ICI technical team is constantly working on the site either for some enhancements or minor fixes, we also take up suggestions and feedbacks from actual users. In this version too there are number of small fixes/suggestions being carried out.
    • Current Data status:
      • The current Index title count stands at 488 thousand.
      • Reference count is at 8.9 million.
      • In this release 4,224 new index titles and more than 89 thousand references are uploaded.
      • ICI crossed 200 thousand citations, currently it stands at 255 thousand for 488 thousand index titles.
      • Current journal count is 909.
      • There are more than 289 Open Access journals out of 909; ICI provides links to access full text for all OA journals.
    • Upcoming new features In ICI (November 2015 - December 2015):
      • Subject Category: Redesigning Subject Category. This will be faster, user friendly and will have better analytical features. It will also have a new search, which will combine subject category and/or title/keyword. So for instance if a user wants to search for “Fish” as a keyword or as a part of a title and under subject category “Pisciculture”, the system would find all the titles with “Fish” as a keyword/title available under subject category “Pisciculture”. In addition to this there will be various others search options will be available in new Subject Category.
    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager: 28th October 2015.

    September 2015

    • Enhancements:
      • ICI technical team is constantly working on the site either for some enhancements or minor fixes, we also take up suggestions and feedbacks from actual users. In this version too there are number of small fixes/suggestions being carried out.
    • Current Data status:
      • The current Index title count stands at 484 thousand.
      • Reference count is at 8.8 million.
      • In this release 4,306 new index titles and more than 86 thousand references are uploaded.
      • ICI crossed 200 thousand citations, currently it stands at 252 thousand for 484 thousand index titles.
      • Current journal count is 909. Four new journals are added in this release.
      • There are more than 289 Open Access journals out of 909; ICI provides links to access full text for all OA journals.

    • List of four new journals included in the current release.


    • # Type Journal Publisher
      1 ANNALS OF HORTICULTURE Indianjournals.com
      2 ASIAN JOURNAL OF RESEARCH IN BUSINESS ECONOMICS AND MANAGEMENT Indianjournals.com
      3 ASIAN JOURNAL OF RESEARCH IN BANKING AND FINANCE Indianjournals.com
      4 ASIAN JOURNAL OF RESEARCH IN SOCIAL SCIENCES AND HUMANITIES Indianjournals.com
         - Indian Journals   
    • Upcoming new features In ICI (October 2015 - November 2015):
      • Subject Category: Redesigning Subject Category. This will be faster, user friendly and will have better analytical features. It will also have a new search, which will combine subject category and/or title/keyword. So for instance if a user wants to search for “Fish” as a keyword or as a part of a title and under subject category “Pisciculture”, the system would find all the titles with “Fish” as a keyword/title available under subject category “Pisciculture”. In addition to this there will be various others search options will be available in new Subject Category.
      • Institute Analyzer (IA): We are currently redesigning IA, once ready this feature will be completely new, with new a user interface and more analytical features, easy to use etc.
    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager: 25th September 2015.

    August 2015

    • Enhancements:
      • ICI technical team is constantly working on the site either for some enhancements or minor fixes, we also take up suggestions and feedbacks from actual users. In this version too there are number of small fixes/suggestions being carried out.
    • Current Data status:
      • The current Index title count stands at 479 thousand.
      • Reference count is at 8.7 million.
      • In this release 7,559 new index titles and more than 149 thousand references are uploaded.
      • ICI crossed 200 thousand citations, currently it stands at 248 thousand for 479 thousand index titles.
      • Current journal count is 905. Four new journals are added in this release.
      • There are more than 289 Open Access journals out of 905; ICI provides links to access full text for all OA journals.

    • List of four new journals included in the current release.


    • # Type Journal Publisher
      1 HETEROCYCLIC LETTERS Raman Publications
      2 INDIAN JOURNAL OF VETERINARY SCIENCES AND BIOTECHNOLOGY (THE) Indianjournals.com
      3 JOURNAL OF ATOMS AND MOLECULES PMR Engineering College
      4 NURSING AND MIDWIFERY RESEARCH JOURNAL MedIND Journals
         - Indian Journals    - Open Access
    • Upcoming new features In ICI (September 2015 - October 2015):
      • Subject Category: Redesigning Subject Category. This will be faster, user friendly and will have better analytical features. It will also have a new search, which will combine subject category and/or title/keyword. So for instance if a user wants to search for “Fish” as a keyword or as a part of a title and under subject category “Pisciculture”, the system would find all the titles with “Fish” as a keyword/title available under subject category “Pisciculture”. In addition to this there will be various others search options will be available in new Subject Category.
      • Institute Analyzer (IA): We are currently redesigning IA, once ready this feature will be completely new, with new a user interface and more analytical features, easy to use etc.
    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager: 27th August 2015.

    July 2015

    • Current Data status:
      • The current Index title count stands at 472 thousand.
      • Reference count is at 8.6 million.
      • In this release 6,447 new index titles and more than 137 thousand references are uploaded.
      • ICI crossed 200 thousand citations, currently it stands at 242 thousand for 472 thousand index titles.
      • Current journal count is 901. Three new journals are added in this release.
      • There are more than 286 Open Access journals out of 901; ICI provides links to access full text for all OA journals.

    • List of three new journals included in the current release.


    • # Type Journal Publisher
      1 INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES Indianjournals.com
      2 PHARMANEST - AN INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ADVANCES IN PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES Pharmaceutical Education and Research Society (PEARS)
      3 - VIRUSDISEASE Springer India
         - Indian Journals    - Open Access
    • Upcoming new features In ICI (August 2015 - September 2015):
      • Subject Category: Redesigning Subject Category. This will be faster, user friendly and will have better analytical features. It will also have a new search, which will combine subject category and/or title/keyword. So for instance if a user wants to search for “Fish” as a keyword or as a part of a title and under subject category “Pisciculture”, the system would find all the titles with “Fish” as a keyword/title available under subject category “Pisciculture”. In addition to this there will be various others search options will be available in new Subject Category.
      • Institute Analyzer (IA): We are currently redesigning IA, once ready this feature will be completely new, with new a user interface and more analytical features, easy to use etc.
    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager: 23th July 2015.

    June 2015

    • Current Data status:
      • The current Index title count stands at 465 thousand.
      • Reference count is at 8.4 million.
      • In this release 8,144 new index titles and more than 181 thousand references are uploaded.
      • ICI crossed 200 thousand citations, currently it stands at 238 thousand for 465 thousand index titles.
      • Current journal count is 898. Three new journals are added in this release.
      • There are more than 285 Open Access journals out of 898; ICI provides links to access full text for all OA journals.

    • List of three new journals included in the current release.


    • # Type Journal Publisher
      1 INDIAN JOURNAL OF NATURAL PRODUCTS AND RESOURCES National Institute of Science Communication and Information Resources
      2 JOURNAL OF COMMERCE AND MANAGEMENT THOUGHT Indianjournals.com
      3 JOURNAL OF PEARLDENT Indianjournals.com
         - Indian Journals    - Open Access
    • Upcoming new features In ICI (July 2015 - August 2015):
      • Subject Category: Redesigning Subject Category. This will be faster, user friendly and will have better analytical features. It will also have a new search, which will combine subject category and/or title/keyword. So for instance if a user wants to search for “Fish” as a keyword or as a part of a title and under subject category “Pisciculture”, the system would find all the titles with “Fish” as a keyword/title available under subject category “Pisciculture”. In addition to this there will be various others search options will be available in new Subject Category.
      • Institute Analyzer (IA): We are currently redesigning IA, once ready this feature will be completely new, with new a user interface and more analytical features, easy to use etc.
    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager: 25th June 2015.

    May 2015

    • Enhancements:
      • ICI – Home page Date Spinner: Date Slider has been replaced by Date Spinner, which is easy to use compared to earlier Slider. User has to enter “To” and “From” date, system will fetch all articles between those two dates. The “To” and “From” date will be remain same if you like to get data for one specific year, example for 2009 enter To: 2009 From: 2009.
      • Saving Mark Records: Marked records can be saved now, this is a new feature which is released in this version. User will be able to export/save Marked records in a .csv (comma separated) file. This file can be opened in Microsoft Excel. Following are default information which is exported to a .csv file, and user has the option to add more fields.

        The default “Fields” includes
        • Title
        • Author(s)
        • Source
        • ISSN
    • Current Data status:
      • The current Index title count stands at 457 thousand.
      • Reference count is at 8.2 million.
      • In this release 6,584 new index titles and more than 128 thousand references are uploaded.
      • ICI crossed 200 thousand citations, currently it stands at 233 thousand for 457 thousand index titles.
      • Current journal count is 895. Five new journals are added in this release.
      • There are more than 284 Open Access journals out of 895; ICI provides links to access full text for all OA journals.

    • List of five new journals included in the current release.


    • # Type Journal Publisher
      1 ASIAN JOURNAL OF RESEARCH IN CHEMISTRY Indianjournals.com
      2 - CMRD JOURNAL OF MANAGEMENT RESEARCH (CJMR) Pravara Centre for Management Research and Development
      3 ECONOMIC AFFAIRS Indianjournals.com
      4 INDIAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT Indianjournals.com
      5 - PRAVARA MANAGEMENT REVIEW Pravara Centre for Management Research and Development
         - Available on IndianJournals.com   
    • Upcoming new features In ICI (June 2015 - July 2015):
      • Subject Category: Redesigning Subject Category. This will be faster, user friendly and will have better analytical features. It will also have a new search, which will combine subject category and/or title/keyword. So for instance if a user wants to search for “Fish” as a keyword or as a part of a title and under subject category “Pisciculture”, the system would find all the titles with “Fish” as a keyword/title available under subject category “Pisciculture”. In addition to this there will be various others search options will be available in new Subject Category.
      • Institute Analyzer (IA): We are currently redesigning IA, once ready this feature will be completely new, with new a user interface and more analytical features, easy to use etc.
    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager: 27th May 2015.

    April 2015

    • Enhancements:
      • Search Result page -Select All option: Once a user completes a search from ICI Home page, option to mark all the displayed records has been provided; user has to click on “Select All” check box. These marked records can be viewed on Marked Records page.
      • Search Result page - sort by Latest Date: Sort order in Search Result page has been enhanced, list of records are sorted on following fields in a descending order, earlier sorting was done only on year.
        • Year
        • Volume
        • Issue
        • Source/Publication

      Cited Reference Search: Number of records fetched for cited reference search has been restricted to 5000, user needs to narrow down the search by using different search filters/options. By limiting the number of searched records user don’t have to scan through huge data.
    • Current Data status:
      • The current Index title count stands at 451 thousand.
      • Reference count is at 8.1 million.
      • In this release 6,309 new index titles and more than 132 thousand references are uploaded.
      • ICI crossed 200 thousand citations, currently it stands at 227 thousand for 451 thousand index titles. To achieve this target lot has happened behind the scene in terms of cleaning and standardization for the reference titles.
      • Current journal count is 890.Five new journals are added in this release.
      • There are more than 284 Open Access journals out of 890; ICI provides links to access full text for all OA journals.

    • List of five new journals included in the current release.


    • # Type Journal Publisher
      1 AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH JOURNAL Punjab Agricultural University
      2 - DRUG DEVELOPMENT AND THERAPEUTICS Medknow Publications and Media Private Limited
      3 EDUCATION FOR HEALTH Medknow Publications and Media Private Limited
      4 - OPEN JOURNAL OF PSYCHIATRY AND ALLIED SCIENCES Academy publisher
      5 RESEARCH JOURNAL OF PHARMACY AND TECHNOLOGY Indianjournals.com
         - Indian Journals    - Open Access
    • Upcoming new features In ICI (May 2015 - June 2015):
      • Subject Category: Redesigning Subject Category. This will be faster, user friendly and will have better analytical features. It will also have a new search, which will combine subject category and/or title/keyword. So for instance if a user wants to search for “Fish” as a keyword or as a part of a title and under subject category “Pisciculture”, the system would find all the titles with “Fish” as a keyword/title available under subject category “Pisciculture”. In addition to this there will be various others search options will be available in new Subject Category.
      • Institute Analyzer (IA): We are currently redesigning IA, once ready this feature will be completely new, with new a user interface and more analytical features, easy to use etc.
    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager: 28th April 2015.

    March 2015

    • Current Data status:
      • The current Index title count stands at 444 thousand.
      • Reference count is at 8 million.
      • In this release 5,901 new index titles and more than 123 thousand references are uploaded.
      • ICI crossed 200 thousand citations, currently it stands at 221 thousand for 444 thousand index titles. To achieve this target lot has happened behind the scene in terms of cleaning and standardization for the reference titles.
      • Current journal count is 885.Two new journals are added in this release.
      • There are more than 283 Open Access journals out of 885; ICI provides links to access full text for all OA journals.
      • As always our focus has been clean up and maintenance of data, this is done by removing variations be it for institution names, name of the reference journals, duplicate authors etc.

    • List of two new journals included in the current release.


    • # Type Journal Publisher
      1 JOURNAL OF PUNJAB ACADEMY OF FORENSIC MEDICINE & TOXICOLOGY Indianjournals.com
      2 PERSPECTIVES IN CLINICAL RESEARCH Indian Society for Clinical Research
         - Indian Journals    - Open Access
    • Upcoming new features In ICI (April 2015 - May 2015):
      • Subject Category: Redesigning Subject Category. This will be faster, user friendly and will have better analytical features. It will also have a new search, which will combine subject category and/or title/keyword. So for instance if a user wants to search for “Fish” as a keyword or as a part of a title and under subject category “Pisciculture”, the system would find all the titles with “Fish” as a keyword/title available under subject category “Pisciculture”. In addition to this there will be various others search options will be available in new Subject Category.
      • Institute Analyzer (IA): We are currently redesigning IA, once ready this feature will be completely new, with new a user interface and more analytical features, easy to use etc.
    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager: 26th March 2015.

    February 2015

    • Current Data status:
      • The current Index title count stands at 438 thousand.
      • Reference count is at 7.9 million.
      • In this release 7,071 new index titles and more than 126 thousand references are uploaded.
      • ICI crossed 200 thousand citations, currently it stands at 215 thousand for 438 thousand index titles. To achieve this target lot has happened behind the scene in terms of cleaning and standardization for the reference titles.
      • Current journal count is 883.Two new journals are added in this release.
      • There are more than 282 Open Access journals out of 883; ICI provides links to access full text for all OA journals.
      • As always our focus has been clean up and maintenance of data, this is done by removing variations be it for institution names, name of the reference journals, duplicate authors etc.

    • List of two new journals included in the current release.


    • # Type Journal Publisher
      1 JOURNAL OF FAMILY MEDICINE AND PRIMARY CARE Medknow Publications and Media Private Limited
      2 - SMART JOURNAL OF BUSINESS MANAGEMENT STUDIES Scientific management and advanced research trust
         - Open Access
    • Upcoming new features In ICI (March 2015 - April 2015):
      • Subject Category: Redesigning Subject Category. This will be faster, user friendly and will have better analytical features. It will also have a new search, which will combine subject category and/or title/keyword. So for instance if a user wants to search for “Fish” as a keyword or as a part of a title and under subject category “Pisciculture”, the system would find all the titles with “Fish” as a keyword/title available under subject category “Pisciculture”. In addition to this there will be various others search options will be available in new Subject Category.
      • Institute Analyzer (IA): We are currently redesigning IA, once ready this feature will be completely new, with new a user interface and more analytical features, easy to use etc.
    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager: 26th February 2015.

    January 2015

    • Current Data status:
      • The current Index title count stands at 431 thousand.
      • Reference count is at 7.7 million.
      • In this release 7,846 new index titles and more than 153 thousand references are uploaded.
      • ICI crossed 200 thousand citations, currently it stands at 209 thousand for 431 thousand index titles. To achieve this target lot has happened behind the scene in terms of cleaning and standardization for the reference titles.
      • Current journal count is 881.Three new journals are added in this release.
      • There are more than 281 Open Access journals out of 881; ICI provides links to access full text for all OA journals.
      • As always our focus has been clean up and maintenance of data, this is done by removing variations be it for institution names, name of the reference journals, duplicate authors etc.

    • List of Three new journals included in the current release.


    • # Type Journal Publisher
      1 AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING TODAY Indian Society of Agricultural Engineers
      2 INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF BIO-RESOURCE AND STRESS MANAGEMENT Indianjournals.com
      3 - POLLUTION RESEARCH EM International
         - Available on Indian Journals
    • Upcoming new features In ICI (February 2015 - March 2015):
      • Subject Category: Redesigning Subject Category. This will be faster, user friendly and will have better analytical features. It will also have a new search, which will combine subject category and/or title/keyword. So for instance if a user wants to search for “Fish” as a keyword or as a part of a title and under subject category “Pisciculture”, the system would find all the titles with “Fish” as a keyword/title available under subject category “Pisciculture”. In addition to this there will be various others search options will be available in new Subject Category.
      • Institute Analyzer (IA): We are currently redesigning IA, once ready this feature will be completely new, with new a user interface and more analytical features, easy to use etc.
    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager: 29th January 2015.

    Release 2014

    December 2014

    • Current Data status:
      • The current Index title count stands at 423 thousand.
      • Reference count is at 7.6 million.
      • In this release 8114 new index titles and more than 164 thousand references are uploaded.
      • There are nearly 188 thousand citations for 423 thousand index titles.
      • Current journal count is 878. Two new journals are added.
      • There are more than 281 Open Access journals out of 878; ICI provides links to access full text for all OA journals.
      • In this release our focus was to “data cleanup” this was done by removing variations be it for institution names, name of the reference journals, duplicate authors etc. Our focus would remain on “data cleanup” for next few releases.

    • List of Two new journals included in the current release.


    • # Type Journal Publisher
      1 - ABHIGYAN - QUEST FOR EXCELLENCE FOUNDATION FOR ORGANIZATION RESEARCH AND EDUCATION
      2 RESEARCHERS WORLD - JOURNAL OF ARTS SCIENCE AND COMMERCE Educational Research Multimedia and Publications
         - Open Access
    • Upcoming new features In ICI (January 2015 - February 2015):
      • Subject Category: Redesigning Subject Category. This will be faster, user friendly and will have better analytical features. It will also have a new search, which will combine subject category and/or title/keyword. So for instance if a user wants to search for “Fish” as a keyword or as a part of a title and under subject category “Pisciculture”, the system would find all the titles with “Fish” as a keyword/title available under subject category “Pisciculture”. In addition to this there will be various others search options will be available in new Subject Category.
      • Institute Analyzer (IA): We are currently redesigning IA, once ready this feature will be completely new, with new a user interface and more analytical features, easy to use etc.
      • Search Term analysis: A beta version of “Search Term”, was released in May, currently further analysis and R&D is going on to make this a permanent feature of ICI. A beta version will be released sometime in future.
    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager: 24th December 2014.

    November 2014

    • Current Data status:
      • The current Index title count stands at 415 thousand.
      • Reference count is at 7.4 million.
      • In this release 5367 new index titles and more than 111 thousand references are uploaded.
      • There are nearly 183 thousand citations for 415 thousand index titles.
      • Current journal count is 876. Three new journals are added.
      • There are more than 280 Open Access journals out of 876; ICI provides links to access full text for all OA journals.
      • In this release our focus was to “data cleanup” this was done by removing variations be it for institution names, name of the reference journals, duplicate authors etc. Our focus would remain on “data cleanup” for next few releases.

    • List of Three new journals included in the current release.


    • # Type Journal Publisher
      1 INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ADVANCED RESEARCH IN COMPUTER SCIENCE Editor-Dr. Tarun Shrimali
      2 INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PHARMACY AND TECHNOLOGY IJPT Scientific Publication
      3 INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES: REVIEW AND RESEARCH Global Research Online
         - Open Access      
    • Upcoming new features In ICI (December 2014 - January 2015):
      • Subject Category: Redesigning Subject Category. This will be faster, user friendly and will have better analytical features. It will also have a new search, which will combine subject category and/or title/keyword. So for instance if a user wants to search for “Fish” as a keyword or as a part of a title and under subject category “Pisciculture”, the system would find all the titles with “Fish” as a keyword/title available under subject category “Pisciculture”. In addition to this there will be various others search options will be available in new Subject Category.
      • Institute Analyzer (IA): We are currently redesigning IA, once ready this feature will be completely new, with new a user interface and more analytical features, easy to use etc.
      • Search Term analysis: A beta version of “Search Term”, was released in May, currently further analysis and R&D is going on to make this a permanent feature of ICI. A beta version will be released sometime in future.
    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager: 20th November 2014.

    October 2014

    • Current Data status:
      • ICI has already crossed 400 thousand Index titles; currently the count stands at 410 thousand index titles.
      • Reference count is at 7.3 million.
      • In this release 7,177 new index titles and more than 140 thousand references are uploaded.
      • There are nearly 180 thousand citations for 410 thousand index titles.
      • Current journal count is 873. Nine new journals are added.
      • There are more than 272 Open Access journals out of 873; ICI provides links to access full text for all OA journals.

    • List of Nine new journals included in the current release.


    • # Type Journal Publisher
      1 - ADVANCES IN POLLEN SPORE RESEARCH Today and Tomorrow's Printers and Publishers
      2 INDIAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL MEDICINE AND REHABILITATION Editor-Dr Rathindranath Haldar
      3 - INDIAN JOURNAL OF UNANI MEDICINE National Environmental Science Academy
      4 INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PROSTHETIC DENTISTRY Editor-Dr. Nikhil Verma
      5 - JOURNAL OF THE ACADEMY OF CLINICAL MICROBIOLOGISTS (THE) Medknow Publications and Media Private Limited
      6 JOURNAL OF OROFACIAL SCIENCES Medknow Publications and Media Private Limited
      7 JOURNAL OF PHARMACOLOGY AND PHARMACOTHERAPEUTICS Medknow Publications and Media Private Limited
      8 - PANJAB UNIVERSITY RESEARCH JOURNAL (SCIENCE) Panjab University
      9 PHARMACIE GLOBALE: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF COMPREHENSIVE PHARMACY PHARMACIE GLOBALE
         - Open Access      
    • Upcoming new features In ICI (November 2014 – December 2014):
      • Subject Category: Redesigning Subject Category. This will be faster, user friendly and will have better analytical features. It will also have a new search, which will combine subject category and/or title/keyword. So for instance if a user wants to search for “Fish” as a keyword or as a part of a title and under subject category “Pisciculture”, the system would find all the titles with “Fish” as a keyword/title available under subject category “Pisciculture”. In addition to this there will be various others search options will be available in new Subject Category.
      • Search Term analysis: A beta version of “Search Term”, was released in May, currently further analysis and R&D is going on to make this a permanent feature of ICI. A beta version will be released sometime in future.
    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager: 28th October 2014.

    September 2014

    • Enhancements:
      • Institute Analyzer: Hyper link has been provided to view articles for a specific subject from an institution. This option is available in Subject Category table where top 15 categories are listed.
    • Current Data status:
      • We are happy to announce that ICI has crossed 400 thousand Index titles; currently the count stands at 403 thousand index titles.
      • Index titles have crossed more than 403 thousand.
      • Reference count is at 7.2 million.
      • In this release 8,652 new index titles and more than 156 thousand references are uploaded.
      • There are nearly 175 thousand citations for 403 thousand index titles.
      • Current journal count is 864. Four new journals are added.
      • There are more than 272 Open Access journals out of 864; ICI provides links to access full text for all OA journals.

    • List of Four new journals included in the current release.


    • # Type Journal Publisher
      1 - BEVERAGE AND FOOD WORLD The Amalgamated Press
      2 - JOURNAL OF VIBRATION ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGIES Krishtel Emaging Solutions Private Limited
      3 NATIONAL JOURNAL OF COMMUNITY MEDICINE MedSci Publications
      4 OPEN ACCESS JOURNAL OF MEDICINAL AND AROMATIC PLANTS Medicinal and Aromatic Plants Association of India
         - Open Access   
    • Upcoming new features In ICI (October 2014- November 2014):
      • Subject Category: Currently ICI team is redesigning Subject Category; beta version has been released in August. Newly designed Subject Category will be faster, user friendly and have will better analytical features, it also have a new search. New search will combine subject category and/or title/keyword. So for instance if a user wants to search for “Fish” as a keyword or as a part of a title and under subject category “Pisciculture”, the system would find all the titles with “Fish” as a keyword/title available under subject category “Pisciculture”. In addition to this there will be various others search options will be available in new Subject Category.
      • Search Term analysis: A beta version of “Search Term”, was released in May, currently further analysis and R&D is going on to make this a permanent feature of ICI.
    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager: 26th September 2014.

    August 2014

    • Enhancements:
      • Beta version ofSubject CategoryBeta: The newly designed Subject Category is faster, user friendly and has better analytical features; there is an option to search as well. Search functionality enables the user to search for a particular Subject Category. Currently released beta version will go though lots of refinement and changes. In this beta release all planned features are not include since these are going through further analysis. Note: The existing old Subject Category still stays.
      • Institute Analyzer: Hyper link has been provided to view articles for specific author from an institution. This option is available in the author table where top 15 authors are listed.
      • Version Number: From now on all releases will be tracked through a version number. Along with other details “Version number” will provide information regarding which month/year the currently deployed version of ICI was released.
    • Current Data status:
      • Index titles have crossed more than 394 thousand.
      • Reference count is at 7.0 million.
      • In this release 4,298 new index titles and more than 86 thousand references are uploaded.
      • There are nearly 171 thousand citations for 394 thousand index titles.
      • Current journal count is 860. Six new journals are added.
      • There are more than 270 Open Access journals out of 860; ICI provides links to access full text for all OA journals.

    • List of Six new journals included in the current release.


    • # Type Journal Publisher
      1 ASIAN JOURNAL OF DAIRY AND FOOD RESEARCH Indianjournals.com
      2 INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ADVANCEMENTS IN TECHNOLOGY Editor in Chief-Dr. Dimple Juneja
      3 - INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF BASIC AND APPLIED AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH Govind Ballabh Pant University of Agriculture and Technology
      4 JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL AND PHARMACEUTICAL RESEARCH C. S. Sharma
      5 - JOURNAL OF PROTEIN AND PROTEOMICS Serials Publications
      6 PHARMA SCIENCE MONITOR: AN INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES Pharma Science Monitor
         - Open Access,    - Available on Indian Journals
    • Upcoming new features In ICI (September 2014- October 2014):
      • Subject Category: Currently ICI team is redesigning Subject Category; beta version has been released in August. Newly designed Subject Category will be faster, user friendly and have will better analytical features, it also have a new search. New search will combine subject category and/or title/keyword. So for instance if a user wants to search for “Fish” as a keyword or as a part of a title and under subject category “Pisciculture”, the system would find all the titles with “Fish” as a keyword/title available under subject category “Pisciculture”. In addition to this there will be various others search options will be available in new Subject Category.
      • Search Term analysis: A beta version of “Search Term”, was released in May, currently further analysis and R&D is going on to make this a permanent feature of ICI.
      • ICI Home Page: We are redesigning the architecture of ICI Home page.
    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager: 27th August 2014.

    July 2014

    • Minor fixes:
      • In “Citation Report”, count of citation for selected records was not calculated correctly in certain specific cases this is now being fixed.
    • Current Data status:
      • Index titles have crossed more than 390 thousand.
      • Reference count is at 6.9 million.
      • In this release 6,858 new index titles and more than 141 thousand references are uploaded.
      • There are nearly 167 thousand citations for 390 thousand index titles.
      • Current journal count is 854. Thirteen new journals are added.
      • There are more than 267 Open Access journals out of 854; ICI provides links to access full text for all OA journals.

    • List of Thirteen new journals included in the current release.


    • # Type Journal Publisher
      1 - DYSPHRENIA Editor-in-Chief : Shyamanta Das
      2 - INDIAN JOURNAL OF MARKETING Indian Journal of Marketing
      3 INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ORAL & MAXILLOFACIAL PATHOLOGY Celesta Software Private Limited
      4 JOURNAL OF BASIC AND CLINICAL PHARMACY Medknow Publications and Media Private Limited
      5 JOURNAL OF LABORATORY PHYSICIANS Medknow Publications and Media Private Limited
      6 JOURNAL OF MID-LIFE HEALTH Medknow Publications and Media Private Limited
      7 - JOURNAL OF THE INSTITUTION OF ENGINEERS (INDIA): ARCHITECTURAL ENGINEERING DIVISION BOARD Institution of Engineers (The)
      8 - NTTC BULLETIN National Teacher Training Centre (NTTC)
      9 ORIENTAL JOURNAL OF COMPUTER SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY TECHNO RESEARCH PUBLISHERS
      10 PEOPLE'S JOURNAL OF SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH People’s University
      11 - PATHOLOGY AND LABORATORY MEDICINE Gujarat Association of Pathologists and Microbiologists
      12 - RUBBER SCIENCE Rubber Research Institute of India
      13 JOURNAL OF NEUROSCIENCES IN RURAL PRACTICE Medknow Publications and Media Private Limited
         - Open Access
    • Upcoming new features In ICI (August 2014- September 2014):
      • Subject Category: Currently ICI team is redesigning Subject Category. The newly designed Subject Category will be faster, user friendly and have will better analytical features, it also have a new search. New search will combine subject category and/or title/keyword. So for instance if a user wants to search for “Fish” as a keyword or as a part of a title and under subject category “Pisciculture”, the system would find all the titles with “Fish” as a keyword/title available under subject category “Pisciculture”. In addition to this there will be various others search options will be  available in new Subject Category.
      • Search Term analysis: A beta version of “Search Term”, has been released in May, currently further analysis and R&D is going on to make this a permanent feature of ICI.
      • ICI Home Page: We are redesigning the architecture of ICI Home page.
    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager: 30th July 2014.

    June 2014

    • Minor fixes:
      • In “Citation Report”, count of citation for selected records was not calculated correctly in certain specific cases this is now being fixed.
      • Analyze Report” and “Author” pages not working in some cases, these are now being fixed.
    • Current Data status:
      • Index titles have crossed more than 383 thousand.
      • Reference count is at 6.8 million.
      • In this release 5,156 new index titles and more than 100 thousand references are uploaded.
      • There are nearly 161 thousand citations for 383 thousand index titles.
      • Current journal count is 841. Six new journals are added.
      • There are more than 260 Open Access journals out of 841; ICI provides links to access full text for all OA journals.

    • List of Twelve new journals included in the current release.


    • # Type Journal Publisher
      1 INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PHARMACEUTICAL AND BIOLOGICAL ARCHIVE Editor-in-chief-Mr. M.A. Naidu
      2 INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PHARMACY AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES PharmaInterScience Publisher
      3 JOURNAL OF DENTAL SCIENCES AND RESEARCH Sri Siddhartha Dental College
      4 OTORHINOLARYNGOLOGY CLINICS: AN INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.
      5 PHARMACOGNOSY RESEARCH Medknow Publications and Media Private Limited
      6 VETERINARY WORLD   Veterinary World
         - Open Access,    - Available on Indian Journals
    • Upcoming new features In ICI (July 2014- August 2014):
      • Search Term analysis: A beta version of “Search Term”, has been released in May, currently we are doing further analysis and R&D to make this a permanent feature of ICI.
      • Subject Category: We are working on new Subject Category; though this feature is already present in ICI, but the new one will be user friendly and have better analytical features and new search option. The new Search option will combine subject category and title. So for instance if a user wants to search for “Fish” as a keyword and under subject category “Pisciculture”, the system would find all the titles with “Fish” as keyword and available under subject category “Pisciculture”.
      • ICI Home Page: We are redesigning the architecture of ICI Home page.
    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager: 26th June 2014.

    May 2014

    • Enhancements:
      • Search Term AnalysisBeta
        • Introducing Search Term Analysis a new analytical tool which allows user to search for a particular term from the title, abstract, keyword and/or topic, system then will retrieve information about its authors and institutions etc. This feature will find synonyms for the term also perform a stemming search. The data retrieved for analysis is shown on different graphs and charts. For example, let’s search for a term ‘Genetic’ system will retrieve all its synonyms like ‘hereditary’, ‘biology’, ‘transmitted’ etc. present in ICI database, in addition to synonyms ICI will do a stemming search for ‘genetic’. A count of articles, author’s detail and institutions are displayed for the above search term ‘Genetic’ or its synonyms which is found or used in the titles.
      • Institute Analyzer :
        • Design enhancements for search panel to make it user friendly and be consistent with other similar modules.
      • Data Comparer :
        • ‘Indian Institute of Management’ (IIM) a new institution group is created to help the users to quickly find management institutes.
        • Added all IIT’s and IIMs’ as a special group of institutes.
      • Result page:
        • Show DOI number with article information.
    • Current Data status:
      • Index titles have crossed more than 378 thousand.
      • Reference count is at 6.7 million.
      • In this release 6,992 new index titles and more than 138 thousand references are uploaded.
      • There are nearly 158 thousand citations for 378 thousand index titles.
      • Current journal count is 835. Eleven new journals are added.
      • There are more than 254 Open Access journals out of 835; ICI provides links to access full text for all OA journals.

    • List of Eleven new journals included in the current release.


    • # Type Journal Publisher
      1 - BIONANO FRONTIER International Society of Science and Technology
      2 INDIAN REVIEW OF WORLD LITERATURE IN ENGLISH (THE) Indian Institute of English Studies
      3 INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CURRENT RESEARCH AND REVIEW IJCRR Editorial Office
      4 INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ORAL IMPLANTOLOGY AND CLINICAL RESEARCH Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.
      5 JOURNAL OF ADVANCED PHARMACEUTICAL TECHNOLOGY & RESEARCH Medknow Publications and Media Private Limited
      6 JOURNAL OF APPLIED GEOCHEMISTRY Indian Society of Applied Geochemists
      7 JOURNAL OF AYURVEDA AND INTEGRATIVE MEDICINE Medknow Publications and Media Private Limited
      8 - JOURNAL OF THE INSTITUTION OF ENGINEERS (INDIA): SERIES C - MECHANICAL, PRODUCTION, AEROSPACE AND MARINE ENGINEERING Institution of Engineers (The)
      9 - JOURNAL OF THE INSTITUTION OF ENGINEERS (INDIA): SERIES D - METALLURGICAL AND MATERIALS AND MINING ENGINEERING Institution of Engineers (The)
      10 - JOURNAL OF THE INSTITUTION OF ENGINEERS (INDIA): SERIES E - CHEMICAL AND TEXTILE ENGINEERING Institution of Engineers (The)
      11 WORLD JOURNAL OF LAPROSCOPIC SURGERY Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.
         - Open Access,    - Available on Indian Journals
    • Upcoming new features In ICI (June 2014- July 2014):
      • Search Term analysis:A beta version of “Search Term”, has been released in May, currently we are doing further analysis and R&D to make this a permanent feature of ICI.
      • Subject Category: We are working on new Subject Category; though this feature is already present in ICI, but the new one will be more users friendly and have better search and analytical features.
    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager: 29th May 2014.

    April 2014

    • Enhancements:
      •  ICI home page :
        • Added a scroll when data is displayed in an incremental search drop list.
      •  Institute Analyzer :
        • Scroll is added to search by institute & parent body.
        • Sort by Institution and article count is added, this will help user to quickly search for an institution.
        • Shows top 50 institutes under single parent, earlier only 10 institutes were displayed.
        • Total count of article is displayed for an institute, earlier only the name of the institution was displayed.
        • Clear All option to removed selected institutes from analysis list.
      • Add Publication Details :
        • Addressed all compatibility issues from all other pages, including publisher login page which is now browser independent.
    • Current Data status:
      • Index titles have crossed more than 371 thousand.
      • Reference count is at 6.5 million.
      • In this release 6,034 new index titles and more than 116 thousand references are uploaded.
      • There are nearly 154 thousand citations for 371 thousand index titles.
      • Current journal count is 824. Four new journals are added.
      • There are more than 248 Open Access journals out of 824; ICI provides links to access full text for all OA journals.

    • List of four new journals included in the current release.


    • # Type Journal Publisher
      1 INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF DRUG FORMULATION AND RESEARCH Editor-Dr. SHALINI MITTAL
      2 JOURNAL OF INDIAN ORTHODONTIC SOCIETY (THE) Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.
      3 - JOURNAL OF SOIL AND WATER CONSERVATION Soil conservation society of India
      4 THE CRITERION: AN INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL IN ENGLISH Editor-In-Chief- Dr. Vishwanath Bite
         - Open Access
    • Upcoming new features In ICI (May 2014- June 2014):
      • Search Term analysis: Currently we are working on an interesting feature called “Search Term”. Lot of analysis and R&D is going on to implement this feature. Search Term will allow user to search for a particular term from the title, abstract, keyword and topic, system will then retrieve information about authors, institutions, publication etc. Best part of the this feature would be to find synonyms for the terms which has been searched and perform stemming search too. Graphs and charts will be displayed to help analyze the results of the term searched.
    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager:29th April 2014.

    March 2014

    • Enhancements:
      •  ICI home page :
        • Browser compatibility issues are resolved for incremental searches implemented for publication names, institutes and place. Now incremental search feature would work with all standard browsers, previously incremental list could only work for IE8. We have addressed all compatibility issues from all other pages, ICI now is browser independent.
        • Provided a new link to “Clear” all search history.
        • Time span defaults to last five years instead of last 10 years.
    • Current Data status:
      • Index titles have crossed more than 365 thousand.
      • Reference count is at 6.4 million.
      • In this release 6,707 new index titles and more than 122 thousand references are uploaded.
      • There are nearly 150 thousand citations for 365 thousand index titles.
      • Current journal count is 820. Two new journals are added.
      • There are more than 245 Open Access journals out of 820; ICI provides links to access full text for all OA journals.

    • List of two new journals included in the current release.


    • # Type Journal Publisher
      1 - JOURNAL OF THE INSTITUTION OF ENGINEERS (INDIA): AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING DIVISION BOARD Institution of Engineers (The)
      2 WORLD JOURNAL OF ENDOCRINE SURGERY Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.
         - Open Access

    • Upcoming new features In ICI (April 2014- May 2014):
      • Search Term analysis: Currently we are working on an interesting feature called “Search Term”. Lot of analysis and R&D is going on to implement this feature. Search Term will allow user to search for a particular term from the title, abstract, keyword and topic, system would then retrieve information about authors, institutions, publication etc. Best part of the this feature would be to find synonyms for the terms which has been searched and perform stemming search too. Graphs and charts will be displayed to help analyze the results of the term searched.
    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager:27th March 2014.

    February 2014

    • Current Data status:
      • Index titles have crossed more than 358 thousand.
      • Reference count is at 6.3 million.
      • In this release 7,058 new index titles and more than 128 thousand references are uploaded.
      • There are nearly 146 thousand citations for 358 thousand index titles.
      • Current journal count is 818. Eighteen new journals are added.
      • There are more than 244 Open Access journals out of 818; ICI provides links to access full text for all OA journals.

    • List of Eighteen new journals included in the current release.


    • # Type Journal Publisher
      1 CLINICAL RHINOLOGY: AN INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.
      2 - GONDWANA GEOLOGICAL MAGAZINE Gondwana Geological Society
      3 GLOBAL JOURNAL OF ENTERPRISE INFORMATION SYSTEM School of Management Studies
      4 INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CLINICAL PEDIATRIC DENTISTRY Jaypee Bothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.
      5 - JOURNAL OF THE INSTITUTION OF ENGINEERS (INDIA) PART CP: COMPUTER ENGINEERING DIVISION BOARD Institution of Engineers (The)
      6 - JOURNAL OF THE INSTITUTION OF ENGINEERS (INDIA): INTERDISCIPLINARY CO-ORDINATION COMMITTEE Institution of Engineers (The)
      7 - JOURNAL OF THE INSTITUTION OF ENGINEERS (INDIA): ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING DIVISION BOARD Institution of Engineers (The)
      8 - JOURNAL OF THE INSTITUTION OF ENGINEERS (INDIA): MECHANICAL ENGINEERING DIVISION BOARD Institution of Engineers (The)
      9 - JOURNAL OF THE INSTITUTION OF ENGINEERS (INDIA) PART MR: MARINE ENGINEERING DIVISION BOARD Institution of Engineers (The)
      10 - JOURNAL OF THE INSTITUTION OF ENGINEERS (INDIA) PART PR: PRODUCTION ENGINEERING DIVISION Institution of Engineers (The)
      11 - JOURNAL OF THE INSTITUTION OF ENGINEERS (INDIA): MINING ENGINEERING DIVISION BOARD Institution of Engineers (The)
      12 - JOURNAL OF THE INSTITUTION OF ENGINEERS (INDIA): METALLURGICAL AND MATERIALS ENGINEERING DIVISION BOARD Institution of Engineers (The)
      13 - JOURNAL OF THE INSTITUTION OF ENGINEERS (INDIA): SERIES A - CIVIL, ARCHITECTURAL, ENVIRONMENTAL AND AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING Institution of Engineers (The)
      14 - JOURNAL OF THE INSTITUTION OF ENGINEERS (INDIA): SERIES B - ELECTRICAL, ELECTRONICS AND TELECOMMUNICATION AND COMPUTER ENGINEERING Institution of Engineers (The)
      15 - JOURNAL OF RESEARCH, PUNJAB AGRICULTURAL UNIVERSITY (PAU) Punjab Agricultural University
      16 - PROCEEDINGS OF THE INDIAN ACADEMY OF SCIENCES: MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES Indian Academy of Sciences
      17 - NEW AGRICULTURIST Bioved Research Society
      18 WORLD JOURNAL OF DENTISTRY Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.
         - Open Access
    • Upcoming new features In ICI (March 2014 – April 2014):
      • Browser compatibility: Code changes will continue to make ICI compatible on different browsers. We expect by March/April 2014 most of the compatibility issues will be resolved in ICI and it will run on all browsers even on the latest version of any browser.
      • Search Term analysis: This will be a new feature in ICI currently lot of analysis is going on to implement this feature. Search Term will allow users to search for a particular term from the title, abstract, keyword and topic, system would then retrieve information about authors, institutions, publication etc. Graphs and charts will be displayed to help analyze the results.
    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager:27th February 2014.

    January 2014

    • Enhancements:
      •  Institution Analyzer (IA) :
        • Browser compatibility issues are resolved for incremental searches implemented for institutes and place. Incremental search feature would work with all standard browsers. Previously incremental list could only work for IE8.
        • Added a new cited article count along with graphs and year wise article distribution in IA. Cited article count refers to actual articles which got citations in a particular year.
        • Hyper link is provided to enable users to see actual articles at result page.
      • Marked & Related record pages :
        • Resolved browser compatible issues due to which the selected rows are now highlighted for this page.
    • Current Data status:
      • Index titles have crossed more than 351 thousand.
      • Reference count is at 6.2 million.
      • In this release 7378+ new index titles and more than 144 thousand references are uploaded.
      • There are nearly 143 thousand citations for 351 thousand index titles.
      • Current journal count is 800. Seven new journals are added.
      • There are more than 240+ Open Access journals out of 800; ICI provides links to access full text for all OA journals.

    • List of seven new journals included in the current release.


    • # Type Journal Publisher
      1 INDIAN JOURNAL OF ENDOCRINOLOGY AND METABOLISM Medknow Publications and Media Private Limited
      2 INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF INFERTILITY AND FETAL MEDICINE Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.
      3 JOURNAL OF CONTEMPORARY DENTAL PRACTICE (THE) Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.
      4 - JOURNAL OF THE INSTITUTION OF ENGINEERS (INDIA): AEROSPACE ENGINEERING DIVISION BOARD Institution of Engineers (The)
      5 - JOURNAL OF THE INSTITUTION OF ENGINEERS (INDIA): CHEMICAL ENGINEERING DIVISION BOARD Institution of Engineers (The)
      6 - JOURNAL OF THE INSTITUTION OF ENGINEERS (INDIA): CIVIL ENGINEERING DIVISION BOARD Institution of Engineers (The)
      7 - NATIONAL JOURNAL OF OTORHINOLARYNGOLOGY AND HEAD AND NECK SURGERY M P Shah Medical College
         - Open Access
    • Upcoming new features In ICI (February 2014 – March 2014):
      • Browser compatibility: The development and code changes will continue to make ICI compatible on different browsers. We expect by February/March 2014 all most all compatibility issues will be resolved in ICI and will run on all browsers even on the latest version of any browser.
      • Search Term analysis: This will be a new a feature for ,ICI currently lot of analysis is going on to develop this. The feature will allow users to search for a particular search term from the title, abstract, keyword and topic based on this system would retrieve information about authors, institutions, publication etc. Graphs and charts will be displayed to analyze the results.
    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager:29th January 2014.

    Release 2013

    December 2013

    • Minor enhancements:
      • Data Comparer page:
        • Cited title count: Introduced a new count to display number of cited titles in Data Compare. The cited count would let a user to analyze and show graphical representation of those titles that has received citations, also displays cited density (Cited count / Number of titles).
    • Current Data status:
      • Index titles have crossed more than 344 thousand.
      • Reference count is at 6.0 million.
      • In this release 7522+ new index titles and more than 144 thousand references are uploaded in the current version.
      • There are nearly 140 thousand citations for 344 thousand index titles.
      • Current journal count is 793. Five new journals are added.
      • There are more than 240+ Open Access journals out of 793; ICI provides links to access full text for all OA journals.

    • List of new journals included in the current release.


    • # Journal Publisher
      1 DELHI BUSINESS REVIEW Society for Human Transformation and Research
      2 INDIAN JOURNAL OF DENTAL ADVANCEMENTS National Academy of Dentistry
      3 INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PHARMACEUTICAL AND BIOLOGICAL RESEARCH KEJA Publications
      4 JOURNAL OF CENTRAL POWER RESEARCH INSTITUTE (THE) Central Power Research Institute
      5 SOUTH ASIAN JOURNAL OF SOCIO-POLITICAL STUDIES SAJOSPS
    • Upcoming new features In ICI (January 2014 – February 2014):
      • Institution Analyzer (IA) : A new cited count will be introduced along with graphs in IA .
      • Browser compatibility: The development and code changes will be continued to make ICI compatible on different browsers. We expect by January/February 2014 most of the compatibility issues will be resolved in ICI.
    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager:27st December 2013.

    November 2013

    • Minor enhancements:
      • Data Comparer page:
        • Page has been enhanced by resolving browser compatibility issues. The most common compatibility issue faced was with incremental search list for institutions, it only works with on IE8, but in other browsers this may or may not work. Now it’s fixed.
    • Current Data status:
      • Index titles have crossed more than 336 thousand.
      • Reference count is at 5.9 million.
      • In this release 4655+ new index titles and more than 92 thousand references are uploaded in the current version.
      • There are nearly 136 thousand citations for 336 thousand index titles.
      • Current journal count is 788.
      • There are more than 238+ Open Access journals out of 788; ICI provides links to access full text for all OA journals.

    • List of new journals included in the current release.


    • # Journal Publisher
      1 ADVANCES IN BIORESEARCH SOCIETY OF EDUCATION
      2 HIPPOCRATIC JOURNAL OF UNANI MEDICINE Central Council for Research in Unani Medicine
      3 INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF HEAD AND NECK SURGERY Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.
    • Upcoming new features In ICI (December 2013 – January 2014):
      • Institution Analyzer (IA) : A new cited count will be introduced along with graphs in IA .
      • Data Comparer (DC):To show only those titles that has received citations.
      • Browser compatibility: The development and code changes continue to make ICI compatible on different browsers. By December 2013 release most of the compatibility issues will be resolved in ICI.
      • ICI data migration to a higher version of Microsoft SQL12 is complete. The site has been moved to a new server. Performance of ICI with respect to searches and other analysis is faster.
    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager:21st November 2013.

    October 2013

    • Minor enhancements:
      • Renewal Request form provides date on which request is logged for renewal. This helps ICI admin to process renewal faster.
      • The order in which the complete information of an article is displayed has been changed to show all information in a logical order.
      • The sort order for “More option” Search Result page has been changed from row-wise to column-wise.
    • Current Data status:
      • Index titles have crossed more than 331 thousand.
      • Reference count is at 5.8 million.
      • In this release 6571+ new index titles and more than 125 thousand references are uploaded in the current version.
      • There are nearly 131 thousand citations for 331 thousand index titles.
      • Current journal count is 785.
      • There are more than 239+ Open Access journals out of 785; ICI provides links to access full text for all OA journals.
    • Upcoming new features In ICI (November – December 2013):
      • Institution Analyzer (IA) & Data Comparer (DC): A new count will be introduced along with graphs in IA and DC to show only those titles which has received citations.
      • Browser compatibility: The development and code changes continue to make ICI compatible on different browsers. By November 2013 release of ICI most of the compatibility issues will be resolved.
      • ICI data migration to a higher version of Microsoft SQL12 is complete. This is currently under testing and will be released in “Live” November 2013. Performance of ICI with respect to searches and other analysis will be much faster. The hardware is also being upgraded to give better performance.
      • New Journals: Planned to add five new journals in next release (November 2013), out of these five at least two will be from Open Access journals.
      • Registered User Management System: ICI registers about 150 – 200 new users per month; these users are given free access to ICI for a month. The renewal process of these registered users will be automated, to make this process more efficient for faster renewal. Work is going on this.
    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager: 25th October 2013.

    September 2013

    • Enhancements:
      • Register user page:
        • Register new user page has been enhanced by resolving browser compatibility issues. The most common compatibility issue faced was with incremental search list for institutions, it only works with on IE8, in browsers this may or may not work. Now it’s fixed.
      • Journal Analyzer:
        • Now this feature or page is compatible with browser. On Mozilla - Firefox incremental search list always had a problem, plus there were other features which were not working earlier, currently JAR page is compatible with browser.
      • Renewal Request:
        • Renewal Request new user is a new page. This feature would help user to log request for renewal of free trail for ICI.
        • Once access is expired user will be redirected to renewal request page where a new request can be logged or check the status of an existing request.
        • The logged renewal request would be processed by ICI team and a confirmation mail would be sent to user.
      • Home page:
        • Enhanced and more user friendly main menu option: Displays main options and remaining search options under "More" menu.
    • Current Data status:
      • Index titles have crossed more than 325 thousand.
      • Reference count is at 5.7 million.
      • In this release 5730+ new index titles and more than 107 thousand references are uploaded in the current version.
      • There are nearly 126 thousand citations for 325 thousand index titles.
      • Current journal count is 785.
      • There are more than 236+ Open Access journals out of 785; ICI provides links to access full text for all OA journals.
    • Upcoming new features In ICI (October – November 2013):
      • ICI will come out with Journal Research Influence Indicator (RII.) These ratings are based on the data in ICI database.
      • Journal Analyzer: Additional features are being added in Journal Analyzer, the functionality will help the user to analyze journals in detail.
      • Registered User Management System: ICI registers about 150 – 200 new users per month; these users are given free access to ICI for a month. The renewal process of these registered users will be automated, to make this process more efficient for faster renewal.
      • Browser compatibility: The compatibility of ICI on different browser has been major challenge, certain features completely stops working on certain version or type of browser. The technically team now are working on this issue, and by October release compatibility will be completely resolved.
      • ICI data migration to a higher version of Microsoft SQL is still underway. Once this is done performance of ICI with respect to searches and other analysis will be much faster.
    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager: 25th September 2013.

    August 2013

    • Enhancements:
      • New Data Comparer:
        • This feature of ICI is faster and user friendly compared to the previous version of DC.
        • Collapsible panel: Allows the user to view comparing Institutions and the graphs prominently.
        • Help text and tooltip: Steps to help and enable users to understand the flow.
      • Institute analyzer:
        • Sync between searched institutions and selected ones for comparison. So if an institute from analyzed list is deleted it gets removed from search list, keeping both list in sync.
        • Design change in search panel: Reset button to refresh all search result.
      • Register user:
        • Register new user is a new page. Added mandatory fields e.g. Affiliated with.
        • Implemented incremental search for city and affiliation, this would help user to find the required information.
        • Newly added fields Department and Designation.
        • Accept Terms and conditions before registration.
      • Home page:
        • Change main menu option: Displays main options and remaining search options under More menu.
      • Journal Analyzer:
        • Defined type for a journal (OA journals or IJ-Indian Journals ). A type of journal is shown by an icon. If a journals belongs to both OA & IJ it will show an icon for both accordingly. This helps the use to identify the journal type easily.
    • Current Data status:
      • Index titles have crossed more than 319 thousand.
      • Reference count is at 5.5 million.
      • In this release 5800+ new index titles and more than 106 thousand references are uploaded.
      • There are nearly 112 thousand citations for 319 thousand index titles.
      • Current journal count is 785.
      • There are more than 236+ Open Access journals out of 785; ICI provides links to access full text for all OA journals.
    • List of new journals included in the current release.

        # Journal Publisher
        1 HEALTHLINE PDU Government Medical College
    • Upcoming new features In ICI (September – October 2013):
      • ICI will come out with Journal Research Influence Indicator (RII) which was planned for July, now is pushed for September. These ratings are based on the data in ICI database.
      • Journal Analyzer: Additional features are being added in Journal Analyzer, the functionality will help the user to analyze journals in detail.
      • ICI Registered User Management System: ICI receives about 10 new registrations per day; these users then have a free access to ICI for a month. The renewal process of these registered users will be automated, to make this process more efficient for faster renewal.
      • ICI data migration to a higher version of Microsoft SQL is underway. It was planned to be complete by July but has been put on hold.
    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager: 29th August 2013.

    July 2013

    • Enhancements:
      • New Data Comparer: This feature has been completely changed, though its core concept remains same, compare institutions in terms of contribution of articles, but the code has been rewritten, it is much faster than the previous version. There are some new interesting functionalities being added for data analysis.
    • Current Data status:
      • Index titles have crossed more than 313 thousand.
      • Reference count is at 5.4 million.
      • In this release 5600+ new index titles and more than 112 thousand references are uploaded.
      • Current journal count is 784.
      • There are more than 230+ Open Access journals out of 784; ICI provides links to access full text for all OA journals.
    • List of new journals included in the current release.

        # Journal Publisher
        1 INDIAN JOURNAL OF COMMERCE & MANAGEMENT STUDIES Educational Research Multimedia and Publications
        2 INDIAN JOURNAL OF OPEN LEARNING Chief Editor and Director- Basanti Pradhan
        3 INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF AGRICULTURE, ENVIRONMENT AND BIOTECHNOLOGY New Delhi Publishers
        4 STATISTICAL MODELLING Sage Publications
        5 YOUNG: NORDIC JOURNAL OF YOUTH RESEARCH Sage Publications
    • Upcoming new features In ICI (August – September 2013):
      • ICI data migration to a higher version of Microsoft SQL is underway. It was planned to be complete by July but has been pushed for August.
      • ICI will come out with Journal Research Influence Indicator (RII) in July, which is a rating for journals. These ratings are based on the data in ICI database.
      • Journal Analyzer: Additional features are being added in Journal Analyzer, the functionality will help the user to analyze journals in detail.
      • ICI Registered User Management System: ICI receives about 10 new registrations per day; these users then have a free access to ICI for a month. The renewal process of these registered users will be automated, to make this process more efficient for faster renewal.
    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager: 23rd July 2013.

    June 2013

    • Current Data status:
      • Index titles has crossed more than 300 thousand+.
      • Reference count is at 5.3 million.
      • In this release 6000+ new index titles, and more than 121 thousand references are uploaded.
      • Current journal count is 779.
      • We have now more than 211+ Open Access journals out of 779, ICI provides links to access full text for OA journals.
    • Upcoming new features In ICI (July – August 2013):
      • Data Comparer: Currently we are optimizing Data Comparer, which will be faster in terms of providing data for comparison. In addition there will be new features in Data Comparer. It will be available in July 2013 release.
      • We are migrating to a higher version of Microsoft SQL database in July that will enhance the performance of ICI in terms search & retrieval, and for all analytical studies.
      • ICI will come out with Journal Research Influence Indicator (RII) in July, which is a rating for journals. These ratings are based on the data we have in ICI database.
      • Institution Analyzer will have more features in future version, user will be able to view titles and other details through hyper link provided within Institution Analyzer. At present Institution Analyzer shows numerical data for analysis. User will be able to generate a detailed report for an institution. Currently this has been pushed for August 2013 release.
    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager: 20th June 2013.

    May 2013

    • Enhancements:
      • Number of minor enhancements and performance related issues are resolved, in this release.
      • Publisher page: ICI has a feature where publishers can also upload their journals; certain additional information is now captured during the upload process.
    • Current Data status:
      • It’s sense of great achievement for whole of ICI team, we have now crossed 300 thousand + index titles.
      • Reference count has already crossed 5 million, currently stand at 5.2 million.
      • In this release 4690+ new index titles and more than 90 thousand references are uploaded.
      • Current journal count is 778.
      • We have now more than 200+ Open Access journals out of 778; ICI provides links to access full text for OA journals.
    • List of 8 new journals included in the current released version.

        # Journal Publisher
        1 ASIAN JOURNAL OF BIO SCIENCE Hind Agri-Horticultural Society
        2 INDIAN JOURNAL OF DENTAL SCIENCES Himachal Dental College
        3 INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CHEMTECH RESEARCH Sphinx Knowledge House
        4 JOURNAL OF PURE AND APPLIED ULTRASONICS Ultrasonics Society of India
        5 JOURNAL OF SOUTH ASIAN DEVELOPMENT Sage Publications
        6 JOURNAL OF THE RAMANUJAN MATHEMATICAL SOCIETY Ramanujan Mathematical Society (The)
        7 NATURAL RUBBER RESEARCH Rubber Research Institute of India
        8 PACIFIC BUSINESS REVIEW Pacific Institute of Management
    • Upcoming new features (June – July’ 2013):
      • Data Comparer: Currently we are optimizing Data Comparer, which will be extremely fast in terms of providing data for comparison. In addition there will be new additional features in Data Comparer. It will be available in June 2103 release.
      • Usage Report: Released internally this feature will be provided to only subscribed institutions later.
      • Institution Analyzer will have more features in future version; user will be able to see actual titles and other details through hyper link. At present Institution Analyzer shows numerical data for analysis. Also user will be able to generate a detailed report for an institution. Currently this has been pushed for July 2013 release.
    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager: 17th May 2013.

    April 2013

    • Enhancements:
      • ICI – Search from home page: Further enhancements has been made for the searches executed from ICI home page. Search for title, abstract and keyword will retrieve the results faster. Refine Search (search within search) has also been optimized to give a better response.
      • Subject Category: Enhancements has been made for subject category to display the data properly with graphs. Now every subject category data will be presented through proper graphs and other details.
      • Journal Analyzer Report (JAR), beta version of this feature has already been released, we have provided restricted access to users to generate Journal Analysis Report.
      • DOI number: The DOI (Digital Object Identifier) which uniquely identify an object such as an electronic document like title of a journal is now displayed in ICI along with other details. The DOI number is hyper linked to a source title, if the publisher has given a valid DOI then ICI will be able to access the title or full text from its source.
    • Current Data status:
      • Count of Index titles have reached 297 thousand
      • We are glad to inform that our reference count has crossed 5 million mark.
      • In this release 9600+ new titles and more than 173 thousand references are uploaded.
      • There are nearly 80,000+ citations for 297 thousand indexes.
      • Current journal count is 770.
      • We have now more than 200+ Open Access journals (221 to be exact) out of 770; ICI provides links to access full text for OA journals.
    • Out of 770 there are 19 journals which are renamed. Please follow the complete list of renamed journals in ICI Publication page.
    • List of 22 new journals included in the current released version.

        # Journal Publisher
        1 ANNALS OF PEDIATRIC CARDIOLOGY Medknow Publications And Media Pvt. Ltd.
        2 ASIAN JOURNAL OF EXPERIMENTAL BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES Society of Applied Sciences
        3 BVICAM'S INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY Institute of Computer Applications and Management (BVICAM)
        4 CHRONICLES OF YOUNG SCIENTISTS Medknow Publications And Media Pvt. Ltd.
        5 CONTEMPORARY CLINICAL DENTISTRY Medknow Publications And Media Pvt. Ltd.
        6 CURRENT BOTANY Infofacility
        7 DRUG INVENTION TODAY Association of Pharmaceutical Innovators
        8 INDIAN JOURNAL OF LANDSCAPE SYSTEMS AND ECOLOGICAL STUDIES (THE) Institute of Landscape Ecology and Ekistics
        9 INDIAN PRACTITIONER (THE) Indian Practitioner (The)
        10 INDIAN WELDING JOURNAL Indian Institute of Welding (The)
        11 JOURNAL OF INFORMATION AND OPTIMIZATION SCIENCES Taru Publications
        12 JOURNAL OF ANATOMICAL SOCIETY OF INDIA Anatomical Society of India
        13 JOURNAL OF FAMILY WELFARE (THE) Family Planning Association of India
        14 JOURNAL OF RICE RESEARCH Society for Advancement of Rice Research
        15 KELPRO BULLETIN The Kerala Library Professional's Organisation (KELPRO)
        16 LIBRARY PROGRESS (INTERNATIONAL) Bulletin of Pure and Applied Sciences
        17 MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY TODAY Central Manufacturing Technology Institute
        18 ORIENTAL ANTHROPOLOGIST (THE) Oriental Institute of Cultural and Social Research (The)
        19 PLANT DISEASE RESEARCH Indian Society of Plant Pathologists
        20 PROCEEDINGS OF THE ZOOLOGICAL SOCIETY OF INDIA Zoological Society of India (The)
        21 SOUTH ASIA RESEARCH Sage Publications
    • Upcoming new features (April – May’ 2013):
      • Usage Report: Very soon we will come out with ICI Usage Report, this feature will be provided to all subscribed and complimentary institutions. A beta version will be released in May, 2013.
      • Optimization of Data Comparer has also being initiated with new database architecture for faster retrieval of records. This will have more new features. It will be available sometime in end of May 2013.
      • Institution Analyzer will have more features in future versions, user will be able to see actual titles and other details through hyper links. At present Institution Analyzer shows numerical data for analysis. Also user will be able to generate a detailed report for an institution. Currently planned for April – May 2013.
    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager: 12th April 2013.

    February 2013

    • Data:
      • Index titles have reached 287 thousand, more than 4.99 million references.
      • In this release 7500+ new titles and more than 135 thousand references are uploaded in current version.
      • There are nearly 72,000+ citations for 287 thousand index titles.
      • Current journal count is 744.
    • List of 6 new journals included in the current released version.

        # Journal Publisher
        1 ELECTRONICS INFORMATION & PLANNING Department of Information Technology, Ministry of Communications and IT Electronics
        2 ELECTRONIC JOURNAL OF PLANT BREEDING Indian Society of Plant Breeders
        3 GUJARAT JOURNAL OF OTORHINOLARYNGOLOGY HEAD AND NECK SURGERY M.P.Shah Medical College
        4 INDIAN MINING & ENGINEERING JOURNAL (THE) IME Journal (The)
        5 JOURNAL OF ESSENTIAL OIL BEARING PLANTS Har Krishan Bhalla and Sons
        6 JOURNAL OF INDIAN OCEAN STUDIES Society for Indian Ocean Studies
    • Upcoming new features (March – April’ 2013):
      • Journal Analyzer Report (JAR), beta version of this feature has already been released, currently we are working on a feature to generate Journal Analysis Report.
      • Currently our focus is to further optimize search and retrieval, plan is to release an updated version sometime in March 2013 Once the new search & retrieval is implemented results will be retrieved much faster.
      • Optimization of Data Comparer has also being initiated with new database architecture for faster retrieval of records. This will be available sometime in March 2013.
      • Institution Analyzer will have more features in future versions, user will be able to see actual titles and other details through hyper links. At present Institution Analyzer shows numerical data for analysis. Also user will also be able to generate a detailed report for an institution.
    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager: 25th February 2013.

    February 2013

    • ICI - Journal Analyzer Report (JAR) Beta.
    • Beta version of Journal Analyzer Report released for ICI, this new functionality has some interesting analytical features like:
      • A comparative analysis of different journals in terms of articles published, citation received, count of self citation etc.
      • Research Influence Indicator (RII) it is calculated, as an average number of citations received per paper published in that journal during the two preceding years.
      • Gives a detailed analysis of journals covered under different subject categories.
      • A comparative analysis between article published and citation received for the same period.
      • Journal can be searched either by title or expression that appears in source/journal, also can be searched on ISSN or journal name.
      • List of journals searched can be filtered by subject categories or publishers.
    • Publisher page enhancement:
      • User interface has been enhanced to help publisher to upload data. A stepwise guidance is provided to let the user know how to upload data for existing/new publication.
      • Resolved some issues on the publisher page.
    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager: 7th February 2013.

    January 2013

    • Enhancements:
      • ICI – Search from home page: We have been working on a new search engine for a long time, and finally it’s released in this version. Search from ICI home is much faster in terms of it response time. Refine Search (search within search) has also been optimized to give a better response.
      • Institution Analyzer: It gives a comprehensive and detail analytical data for any institution. We have implemented new design architecture for the database, which resulted in faster retrieval of records for analysis. Similar architecture design pattern will be implemented for other features in future releases. We have also included tool tips in Institution Analyzer so that users will be able to operate without going through user manual (reading user manual/help is always recommended).
      • Citation Report has modified to present data properly in a graph and display h-index accurately.
    • Data:
      • Index titles have reached 279 thousand, more than 4.8 million references.
      • In this release 9,000+ new titles and more than 175 thousand referencesare uploaded in current version.
      • There are nearly 66,000+ citations for 279 thousand index titles.
      • Current journal count is 738.
    • List of 11 new journals included in the current released version.

        # Journal Publisher
        1 INDIAN JOURNAL OF CONTINUING NURSING EDUCATION College of Nursing, Christian Medical College
        2 INDIAN JOURNAL OF TROPICAL BIODIVERSITY Society for Promotion of Tropical Biodiversity
        3 JOURNAL OF INDIAN OCEAN STUDIES Society for Indian Ocean Studies
        4 JOURNAL OF INDUSTRIAL POLLUTION CONTROL EM International
        5 JOURNAL OF MAHATMA GANDHI INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL SCIENCES Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences
        6 JOURNAL OF OPTICS Optical Society of India
        7 JOURNAL OF RESEARCH ANGRAU (THE) Acharya N G Ranga Agricultural University
        8 JOURNAL OF THE TIMBER DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATION OF INDIA Timber Development Association of India
        9 JOURNAL OF THREATENED TEXA Wildlife Information Liaison Development Society
        10 PHYTOTAXONOMY Deep Publications
        11 SEAWEED RESEARCH AND UTILISATION Seaweed Research and Utilization Association
    • Upcoming new features (February – March):
      • Design and development have started on Journal Analyzer Report (JAR), this will be a new feature from ICI. A complete analysis report in terms of number articles, citations, Research Influence Indicator (RII), comparative analyses reports between different journals and other details will be available through JAR.
      • Further optimization of Data Comparer has also being initiated with new database architecture for faster retrieval of records. We have planned to release this for February 2013.
      • Institution Analyzer will have more features in future version, where user will be able to see actual titles and other details through hyper links, currently Institution Analyzer gives a numerical data for analysis.
    *Release note from ICI - Product Manager: 21th January 2013.

    Release 2012

    December 2012

    • Enhancements: Though there are no new features being added in this release but there are number enhancements being done in the current version.
      • Data Comparer has been optimized to display results faster. Further enhancement is going on for this feature. This is an unique feature to ICI and no other database gives a comparative analysis between different institutions.
      • The layout of ICI home/search page has been changed; tab sequence has been modified.
    • Data:
      • Index titles have reached 270 thousand, more than 4.6 million references.
      • In this release 10,000+ new titles and more than two thousand referencesare uploaded in current version.
      • There are nearly 60,000+ citations for 270 thousand index titles.
      • Total count of journals gone up to 717 from 711.
      • We have also dropped few journals which were not regular.
    • List of 8 new journals included in the current released version.

        # Journal Publisher
        1 JOURNAL OF THE INLAND FISHERIES SOCIETY OF INDIA Inland Fisheries Society of India
        2 JOURNAL OF INDIAN GEOPHYSICAL UNION (THE) Indian Geophysical Union
        3 PHYSIOLOGY AND MOLECULAR BIOLOGY OF PLANTS Professor H.S. Srivastava Foundation for Science and Society
        4 JOURNAL OF THE TEXTILE ASSOCIATION The Textile Association (India)
        5 INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PHARMTECH RESEARCH Sphinx Knowledge House
        6 JOURNAL OF CELL AND TISSUE RESEARCH Chief Editor- Journal of Cell and Tissue Research
        7 LIFE SCIENCE BULLETIN Society of Life Sciences
        8 TRANSACTIONS JOURNAL OF THE INSTITUTE OF INDIAN GEOGRAPHERS Institute of Indian Geographers
    • Upcoming new features (Dec 2012 – January 2013):
      • Design and development started on Journal Analyzer Report (JAR), this will be new feature from ICI. A complete analysis report in terms of number articles, citations, Research Influence Indicator (RII), comparative analyses reports between different journals and other details will be available through JAR.
      • Journal Analyzer Report (JAR) has been prioritized instead of Author analyzer.
      • Enhancement started for Institution Analyzer which will be released in Dec 2012, which will much faster and provide with other information
      • We are also working search engine optimization, this too has been planned for December 2012 – January 2013 release.
      • Further optimization of Data Comparer has also being initiated, plan for January 2013 release.
    *Release note ICI: 13th Dec 2012.

    October 2012

    • New Feature:
      • Citation graph has been added to display number of citations received for an article from 2004 – 2012. The graph is displayed in article detail page.
      • The search engine has been optimized, results are retrieved much faster than before.
    • Data:
      • Index titles have crossed over 260 thousand, more than 4.4 million references.
      • In this release 8500+ new titles and 160 thousand references,are uploaded.
      • There are nearly 50,000+ citations for 260 thousand index titles.
      • Total count of journals gone up to 711 from 704.
    • List of new journals included in the current released version.

        # Journal Publisher
        1 BIOSCOPE: SOUTH ASIAN SCREEN STUDIES SAGE Publications
        2 JOURNAL OF DEVELOPING SOCIETIES
        3 PROGRESS IN DEVELOPMENT STUDIES
        4 INDIAN JOURNAL OF SOCIAL RESEARCH Academic and Law Serials
        5 MADRAS AGRICULTURAL JOURNAL (THE) Tamil Nadu Agricultural University
        6 SOUTH ASIA ECONOMIC JOURNAL Research and Information System for Developing Countries (SAGE Publications)
        7 SOCIAL CHANGE Council for Social Development (SAGE Publications)
    • Upcoming new features (Nov – Dec 2012):
      • Author analyzer:
        • Search for a particular author, and get details like:
        • Number of titles published over specified period by the author
        • Number of citation received against each of the published articles from the author.
        • Details of the author affiliations, subject category, document type for the author.
        • By whom and where author’s articles are being cited.
        • There will be many other analytical and statistical data that will be presented in Author Analyzer.
      • Current functionality of Institution analyzer will also be enhanced.
    *Release note ICI: 16th Oct 2012.

    August 2012

    • Data:
      • Index titles have crossed over 250 thousand, more than 4 million references.
      • In this release 8000+ new titles and 165 thousand references,are uploaded.
      • There are nearly 35,000+ citations for 250 thousand index titles.
      • Journals which are not on time or irregular are now dropped from ICI. In this version 1 journal has been dropped.
    *Release note ICI: 23rd Aug 2012.

    July 2012

    • New Feature:
      • Institution Analyzer Beta. Login and Try it out. | Know more.
      • Other features for Institution Analyzer will be released by end of July.
      • New FTP options has been provided for Publisher to upload their journals( new or currently indexed in ICI)
    • Data:
      • Added 3300+ new titles and 71 thousand new references.
      • Currently there are 240 thousand indexes and 4 million references.
      • We are nearing the completion of institute cleanup, this is done to bring in a consistency while naming institutions so that it would help the users to compare and analysis the data correctly.
      • Due to mismatch between source titles and references, lots of references were not linked to its source title thus losing out on citations. We are in process of cleaning this type of data errors, to provide missing citations for articles.
      • Journals which are not published on time are now dropped from Indian Citation Index, this is done to main quality standard.
    *Release note ICI: 6th July 2012.

    June 2012

    • New Feature:
      • Institution Analyzer Beta. Login and Try it out. | Know more.
      • A Beta Version of Institution Analyzer is released. It is a comprehensive analytical research and study tool to analyze institution; for instance "Indian Institute of Technology (IIT Delhi)" can be analyzed in terms of:
        • Number of articles published from IIT – Delhi
        • Correlation between published articles and number of citation received (Citation Density)
        • Details of authors whose papers are published from IIT – Delhi
        • Count of citations received by an author from IIT - Delhi
        • Details of publication for the papers from IIT – Delhi
        • Number of citations received for each publication where titles are from IIT – Delhi
        • List of top 50 institutions from India which has the max number of papers submitted.
        • There are many more information and data which is presented through graphs and tables for analytical study.
        • This is a beta version few more features will be released with the final version (expected around mid June 2012.
    • Data:
      • Added 4000+ new titles and 87 thousand new references.
      • Currently there are 239 thousand indexes and 4+ million references.
      • Massive amount of work has been initiated, to clean institutions so as to have consistency in their names which is required for comparative study or analysis. This is an ongoing activity process.
    *Release note ICI: 8th June 2012.

    May 2012 (interim version**)

    • Data:
      • Added 1000+ new titles and 21 thousand new references.
      • More than 181 Open Access journals; ICI provides a link to access their full text.
      • Article can also be searched through Google Scholar
    • New Feature in next version (around of May’2012 release):
      • The ICI’s R & D team is working on a feature to analyze details for Institution. So for instance "Indian Institute of Technology (IIT Delhi)" can be analyzed in terms of:
        • Count of articles published from IIT – Delhi
        • Details of authors whose papers are published from IIT – Delhi
        • Details of publication from where these papers are published
        • Citations received for titles published from IIT – Delhi
        • List of subject areas in which articles are published from the IIT - Delhi Etc. etc.
    *Release note ICI: 05th May 2012.

    ** This is an interim version, around last week of May 2012, a new exciting feature to analyze institution will be released.

    April 2012

    • New Features:
      • Indian Citation Index with link to Google Scholar : Articles searched in ICI are now provided with a link to Google Scholar which will help users to search for other details for the same article.
      • Hyper link for Author: All indexed authors for an article will have a hyper link to view others titles from the same author(s).
    • Data:
      • Added more than 5,500 new titles.
      • 100 thousand new references are added, current reference count is more than 3.9 million.
      • There are more than 180 Open Access journals, ICI provides a link to access their full text.
    • New Feature in next version (for May’2012 release):
      • The ICI’s R & D team is working on a feature to analyze details for Institution. So for instance "Indian Institute of Technology (IIT Delhi)" can be analyzed in terms of:
        • Count of articles published from IIT – Delhi
        • Details of authors whose papers are published from IIT – Delhi
        • Details of publication from where these papers are published
        • Citations received for titles published from IIT – Delhi
        • List of subject areas in which articles are published from the IIT - Delhi Etc. etc.
    *Release note ICI: 20th April 2012.

    March 2012

    • New Features:
      • Incremental search for City/State/Country on the ICI Home.
      • Incremental searches for Institution and City/State/Country are optimized.
      • All searches from ICI Home are fine tuned for faster retrieval.
      • Marked Records allows you to email unlimited number of titles for future reference.
      • Data Comparer allows only valid institution to be selected for comparative analysis.
      • On ICI Home default search options are:
        • Title
        • Institution (instead of Author)
        • Publication Name
    • Data:
      • Added 40 new journals in this version, current journals count is 701.
      • Added more than 17,000 new titles.
      • 315 thousand new references are added, current reference count is 3.8 million.
      • Standardize institution names. (Please note this is an ongoing process)
    *Release note ICI: 23rd Mar 2012.

    January 2012

    • New Features:
      • Optimized search for faster retrieval of records.
      • Data Comparer for Place is added along with Institution
        • City/State/Country can be compared in terms of number of articles/subject category/publications through Data Comparer.
      • Data Comparer for Document Type
        • A new graph has been added to compare "Document Type" for an Institution or Place.
      • Time Span Slider control has been added for Subject Category, so that records can be filtered based on time.
      • Search History on ICI Search Summary page:
        • All searches are now listed on Search Summary page, helps user to re-execute a query without having to go back to Search Home page.
      • List of authors retrieved in Search Summary page limited to top 100, this will not only make the searches faster but irrelevant data will be cut down. To search for specific author please use Author Search from home page.
    • Data:
      • Current journal count has gone up to 660.
      • 200 thousand index articles and 3.5 million references are uploaded in ICI database.
      • Through our clean up processes we are able to remove lots of data delicacy and discrepancies. Cleanup is continues process.
    • Compatibility issue:
      • ICI is now compatible to other browsers like Google Chrome, Apple Safari, and Internet Explorer 8 and 9.
    *Release note ICI: 20th Jan 2012.

    Release 2011

    November 2011

    • Duplications in institution names has been cleaned (an ongoing process).
    • Functionality of Data Comparer has been refined.
    • Data:
      • 6 new journals are added.
      • 7,289 new titles and 122,425 references are added.

    September 2011

    • Data Comparer:Let you compare two or more institutions and display results through graphs. Institutes are compared against:
      • Number of articles published
      • Subject categories
      • Publications
    • Slider Control for timespan on the Home page.
    • Logout options when logged in through IP based auto process
    • User Login options even while IP based access is available
    • Allow Publisher login while IP based access is on
    • Data:
      • 6 new journals are included.
      • 8000 titles, about 143,000 references are added

    August 2011

    • Show Related Records: Display related record on Article Detail page.
    • Customize Search to look for Related Records, the records are related through:
      • Common shared references between titles
      • Subject Category, titles share common category
      • Keywords
    • Search History on Home page: Keeps a track of all your search queries along with the count of records.
    • Quicker and efficient search tool, the Incremental Search or Auto Complete for Publication and Institution names in Search Home page.
    • Graphical representation of publication details in Publication page.