Web of Science

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Summary:
Citation indexes for the arts & humanities, the social sciences, and the sciences.
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Coverage:
1900 to present
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Description:

Search Web of Science's peer reviewed journals by topic, or do a "Cited Reference Search" to discover who has cited specific articles and books.

For more information, see Tracking Citations.

Web of Science consists:

  • Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED) --1900-present
  • Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI) --1900-present
  • Arts & Humanities Citation Index (A&HCI) --1975-present
  • Conference Proceedings Citation Index- Science (CPCI-S) --1990-present
  • Conference Proceedings Citation Index- Social Science & Humanities (CPCI-SSH) --1990-present
  • Book Citation Index– Science (BKCI-S) --2005-present
  • Book Citation Index– Social Sciences & Humanities (BKCI-SSH) --2005-present
  • Current Chemical Reactions (CCR-EXPANDED) --1985-present (Includes Institut National de la Propriete Industrielle structure data back to 1840)
  • Index Chemicus (IC) --1993-present

Search the indexes separately or together.

Subjects covered:
  • Biology
  • Business
  • Business Technology Management
  • Chemistry and Biochemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Cultural Analysis and Social Theory
  • Economics
  • Geography and Environmental Studies
  • Global Studies
  • Health Sciences
  • Interdisciplinary
  • Kinesiology and Physical Education
  • Leadership
  • Mathematics
  • Music Therapy
  • Physics
  • Sociology
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Alternate titles:
  • ISI (Institute for Scientific Information)
  • Science Citation Index Expanded
  • Social Sciences Citation Index
  • WOS
  • Arts & Humanities Citation Index
  • Conference Proceedings Citation Index
  • Book Citation Index
  • Current Chemical Reactions
  • Index Chemicus