The primary purpose of this study is to define the evolution of papers on Scientometrics in Spain during the period 2000-2009 from the Information Science perspective as applied to scientific research. The analysis focuses on the areas of Social Sciences and Humanities, using records selected from the ISOC database. The results are analyzed from different perspectives:authors, organizations, geographic areas, languages, journals, classifications and descriptors. Finally, we discuss possible ways for expanding research and then highlight some conclusionsregarding scientific documentation in Spain during the first decade of the 21st century. © 2013 CSIC.
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