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Date of this Version

Summer 3-1-2021


Respected Editor,

Herewith I am enclosing my research paper entitled "Analyzing the publishing trends of the Indian Council for Agricultural Research (ICAR): A Scientometric Study"for your esteemed journal. Request you to kindly accept my paper and acknowledge the receipt of same.

Thank you,

Dr. Mariraj Vasudev Sedam

Librarian, Department of Library & Information Centre,

Maharani’s Science College for Women,

Palace Road, Bangalore - 560 001, Karnataka, India

Mob: +91 98803 08997 & E-mail:


The study analyses the publication productivity of the faculty and researchers of the Indian Council for Agricultural Research (ICAR). Many scientometric studies have been done about institutional scientific outcome in recent years. The study presents a quantitative study of productivity, characteristics of various aspects of publications of ICAR. A total of 9236 contributions published and received 43876 citations with 4.75 average citations per paper in the study period.