, Volume 30, Issue 1, pp 363–369

Coauthorship networks of invisible colleges and institutionalized communities

  • Hildrun Kretschmer
Short Communications

DOI: 10.1007/BF02017234

Cite this article as:
Kretschmer, H. Scientometrics (1994) 30: 363. doi:10.1007/BF02017234


In invisible colleges the relative frequency of coauthorships is higher between scientists with the same number of publications than between authors of different ones. The opposite is valid in institutionalized communities.

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© Akadémiai Kiadó 1994

Authors and Affiliations

  • Hildrun Kretschmer
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  1. 1.Hohen Neuendorf(Germany)