Web of Science  - Citation Searching

 

Why use citation indexes?

Citation indexes - earlier formats
Print versions ( to 1975) of the citation indexes are held in Science Library Reference collection

Searching
1. Go to http://isi3.newisiknowledge.com or select W from the databases A-Z list on library homepage
2.
Click on Full Search from the Main Menu
3. Click on Cited Reference Searching

 

Example
To find out who has referred the article by G Johanson which appeared in Toxicological Letters in 1995,

1. Click on Cited reference searching from the "full search" menu

2. Use the to find the correct abbreviation for Toxicological Letters (toxicol lett)

3. Enter data as shown below

4. Click "Lookup"

The results:


All of these are for the same article, 6 are cited incorrectly. Select both and click

Results list

Once you have clicked you will see a list of all of the ISI articles that Cite your article(s) or author. Click on the article title to get more information about the article, including the articles works cited list

Marking records for printing, emailing and dowloading

Print, email, save and export to bibliographic software

Click on marked list to display the records that you have selected.

The saved query function

The saved query option is useful if you want to maintain consistency in your search strategies. The saved query option will keep a record of your search terms.

To save:

To run a saved query:

Note: logout when you have finished searching. We have access for only a limited number of simultaneous users.

Last modified: 11/21/2003 11:29 AM by by M. Potter