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Web of Science General Guides
Web of Science
This guidance is to support all databases part of the Web of Science (see list below).
The world's leading database for the life sciences, covering subjects such as botany, zoology, microbiology, as well as agriculture, pharmacology, bio-physics, ecology, bio-engineering and experimental clinical medicine. Dates back to 1956 and covers not just journal articles, but also proceedings of meetings, conferences, reports, chapters in textbooks and other related resources. Further information
Essential Science Indicators
Based on Web of Science Core Collection data, you can identify the influential individuals, institutions, papers, publications, and countries in your field of study.
Journal Citation Reports
The JCR provides access to bibliometrics about journals indexed in Web of Science, including Impact Factors and Eigenfactor metrics.
Web of Science Core Collection
Provides references, and in many cases abstracts, for peer-reviewed scholarly journal articles in the sciences, social sciences, arts and humanities. Includes the Science Citation Index Expanded (1970-present), Social Sciences Citation Index (1970-present) and Arts & Humanities Citation Index (1975-present). Also provides citation data and references to books and conference papers. Click on the Full Text Finder links to check for full-text.