Scholarly Database at the Cyberinfrastructure for Network Science Center, Indiana University


The Scholarly Database (SDB) at Indiana University aims to serve researchers and practitioners interested in the analysis, modeling, and visualization of large-scale scholarly datasets.  The online interface provides access to four datasets: Medline papers, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office patents (USPTO), National Science Foundation (NSF) funding, and National Institutes of Health (NIH) funding – over 22 million records in total.  Users can register for free at to cross-search these datasets and to download result sets as dumps for scientometrics research and science policy practice.


Nianli Ma, SDB Team Lead,, (812) 856-3465.