dblp computer science bibliography (dblp)
https://dblp.org
Core Data
Identification
Hosting Legal Entity
Schloss Dagstuhl - Leibniz-Center for Informatics
Address:
Oktavie-Allee, Schloss Dagstuhl, Wadern, PO: 66687 (Germany)
Location
Universit├Ąt Trier, dblp, Campus II, H544, Schloss Dagstuhl, Trier Office, Trier, PO: 54286, Rhineland-Palatinate (Germany)
Structure
Type Of RI
Distributed, Virtual
Coordinating Country
Germany
Status
Status
Current Status:
Operational since 1993
Timeline
Operational since 1993
Scientific Description
Mission and objectives
Since 2011, Schloss Dagstuhl operates the dblp computer science bibliography in close cooperation with the University of Trier. Listing more than four million articles, dblp is the world's most comprehensive open metadata collection of computer science research articles. The goal of dblp is to support computer scientists in their daily work, for example when reviewing the literature of a given author or subject area, or when searching for online full-text versions of research articles. The dblp database is often considered to be the reference database for quality-assured and normalized bibliographic metadata in computer science. Additionally, dblp supports funding agencies and decision makers by providing and curating personalized author profiles. By operating dblp, Schloss Dagstuhl furthers its mission of promoting the identification, dissemination and implementation of new computer science developments at an internationally recognized level.

RI Keywords
Research data, Computer science bibliography, Bibliographic database, Open data access, Service to the community, Computer Science
Classifications
RI Category
Research Bibliographies
Databases
Complex Data Facilities
Data Archives, Data Repositories and Collections
Scientific Domain
Information Science and Technology
Services
Bibliographic database

The dblp computer science bibliography provides open bibliographic information on major computer science journals and proceedings: # of publications: 4,736,431; # of authors: 2,346,495; # of conferences: 5,744; # of journals: 1,622

Additional Data
Access
Access Type
Virtual
Access Mode
Wide
Users
Number of Users
Number Year
587,668 2017
562,969 2016
Users Definition
Individuals
User Demographics
Extra-European Users - 64.0% in 2017
National Users - 14.0% in 2017
European Users - 22.0% in 2017
National Users - 24.0% in 2016
European Users - 19.0% in 2016
Extra-European Users - 57.0% in 2016