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Why and how to use Web of Science
Last Updated: Dec 13, 2013 URL: Print Guide Email Alerts
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Why use this resource?  Web of Science combines coverage of Arts and Humanities Citation Index, Social Sciences Citation Index, and Science Citation Index Expanded.  It provides access to the scholarly literature across the sciences, social sciences, and arts and humanities, and includes citations to journal articles, conference proceedings, symposia, workshops, and more.  It additionally has the powerful ability to do cited reference searching, enabling users to trace the impact of individual scholars' work a field.

What's in this resource? Web of Science contains citations with abstracts and links to some full text.


Multidisciplinary, Sciences, Social Sciences, Humanities
Dates of Coverage
1975 - present
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