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Web of Science Seminar
Wednesday, September 27, 2006 - 4:00pm to Wednesday, September 27, 2006 - 5:30pm

PSU Library has recently gained unlimited simultaneous users for the Web of Science. No more being turned away when you want to discover who is citing your work or the work of others. In keeping with the beginning of a new academic year and with additional access to this database, the Library has invited an ISI trainer to offer a seminar. Learn how to use the Web of Science (comprised of three databases: Science Citation Index Expanded, Social Sciences Citation Index, Arts & Humanities Citation Index) to utilize your research time more efficiently.

This seminar covers:

  • The publication selection process

  • Using the search interfaces for topic, author, source title, and address searching, as well as more advanced set and field combination searching

  • How to expand your literature search using the unique Related Records(r) search

  • How to use cited reference searching to navigate the literature and discover who is citing your research and the research of others

  • E-mailing, saving, printing, or exporting your results

  • Saving a search history so you can use it later to find new information

  • Saving alerts to automatically run your profile against database updates

Click here to register for this free seminar