Web of Science: All databases

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Network username and password required off-campus.
For alternative access and service availability information, go to the The Web of Science Service for UK Education page.


Access the world’s leading scholarly literature in the sciences, social sciences, arts, and humanities and examine proceedings of international conferences, symposia, seminars, colloquia, workshops, and conventions.

  • Navigate with cited reference searching and Author Finder
  • Create a visual representation of citation relationships with Citation Mapping
  • Capture citation activity and trends graphically with Citation Report
  • Use the Analyze Tool to identify trends and patterns
Web of Science includes access to the following databases: Web of Science Core Collection (1900-present)
  • Science Citation Index Expanded (1900-present)
  • Social Sciences Citation Index (1956-present)
  • Arts and Humanities Citation Index (1975-present)
  • Conference Proceedings Citation Index- Science (1990-present)
  • Conference Proceedings Citation Index- Social Science and Humanities (1990-present)
BIOSIS Citation Index and BIOSIS Previews (1969-present)
  • Life sciences and biomedical research covering pre-clinical and experimental research, methods and instrumentation, animal studies, and more.
MEDLINE (1950-present)
  • The U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM) premier life sciences database.
SciELO Citation Index (1997-present)
  • Access to scholarly literature in sciences, social sciences, arts and humanities published in leading open access journals from Latin American, Portugal, Spain and South Africa.


Help is available at the Web of Science help page. There are also short video tutorials available.


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