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Citation Searching to Support Your Research: Web of Science (U of T)

Using selected citation resources to support your research
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Aspects of Citation Searching on the Web of Science

Web of Science

Web of Science UofT Icon – times cited

• Cited reference resources is a strength of this database

• Large date range 1900-present (Sciences)

• Over 10,000 journals indexed

• Indexes prestigious journals

• Includes conference proceedings, abstracts, etc.

CAVEAT…

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• No books, book chapters, dissertations, etc. are included (yet)

• There is a Book Citation Index as of October 2011 but it is not available at the U of T.

• Cited reference resources may include errors (data is gathered from article bibliographies)

How to Conduct a Web of Science Cited Reference Search

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Web of Science Training Resources

Web of Science Citation Report Overview

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Web of Science Citation Report & the h-Index

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