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Physics / Engineering Subject Guide: Web of Science - ISI

Resources for physics, engineering and related studies.

What is Web of Knowledge? Science?

Learning WoK from Thomson Reuters

Thomson Reuters has provided a series of tutorials.  The main index to these tutorials is located at the TR site located here.

Web of Science Info

Web of Science®

provides researchers, administrators, faculty, and students with quick, powerful access to the world's leading citation databases.  Authoritative, multidisciplinary content covers over 10,000 of the highest impact journals worldwide, including Open Access journals and over 110,000 conference proceedings.  You'll find current and retrospective coverage in the sciences, social sciences, arts, and humanities, with coverage available to 1900.

Overcome information overload and focus on essential data across 256 disciplines.

Previous Tutorials

Basic tutorials for Web of Science ISI

Links to useful tutorials for older versions of ISI WoK.

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