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Web of Science

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Web of Science gives access to a range of databases which can be searched singly or simultaneously:

  • BIOSIS Previews - biological sciences  
  • Current Contents Connect
  • Data Citation Index - research data from international repositories
  • Derwent Innovations Index - patents in engineering
  • FSTA (Food Science and Technology Abstracts)
  • Medline - biomedical sciences
  • Web of Science Core Collection - made up of the Arts and Humanities, Science, and Social Sciences Citation Indexes, plus a number of other databases 

The cross-search also includes open access journals and open archive repositories.

Also available via Web of Science:

  • JCR (Journal Citation Reports)

Help & guidance

EndNote info

You can save your references into EndNote in the following ways:

Mendeley info 

You can save your references into Mendeley by using the Web Importer.

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