Intensive Update Training – ISI Web of Knowledge Service for UK Education

23 February 2006

Please find below details of free 'Intensive Update' training courses for the ISI Web of Knowledge Service for UK Education.

The ISI Web of Knowledge Service for UK Education now features quarterly updates and enhancements with several new features made available in each of these quarterly upgrades. In order to support this MIMAS and Thomson Scientific are offering a series of FREE 'Intensive Update' training sessions for library and support staff in order to explore these enhancements and introduce future developments.

Programme

These workshops will:

  • feature an intensive exploration of new enhancements to the Web of Knowledge and Web of Science
  • provide the opportunity to participate in a structured hands-on session using workbooks
  • include an optional session looking at future developments and additional products highlights
  • provide the opportunity for an informal hands-on for any/all products

Course Schedule

  • The University of Manchester: 13.00 - 16.00, 27 March 2006
  • The University of Edinburgh: 13.00 - 16.00, 28 March 2006
  • The Open University: 13.00 - 16.00, 29 March 2006
  • Kings College London: 13.00 - 16.00, 30 March 2006
  • Cardiff University: 13.00 - 16.00, 31 March 2006
  • University of Birmingham: 13.00 - 16.00, 24 April 2006
  • University of Oxford: 13.00 - 16.00, 25 April 2006
  • The University of Manchester: 13.30 - 16.30, 26 April 2006
  • Robert Gordon University: 13.00 - 16.00, 27 April 2006
  • Kings College London: 13.00 - 16.00, 28 April 2006

Who is this course for?

These courses are for library and support staff. Previous experience of the current versions Web of Knowledge and Web of Science is expected.

Course materials and format

The workshops will combine a mixture of presentations and hands-on practical sessions; in addition there will be opportunities for attendees to ask questions. The training will be supported by a Web of Science workbook

When and where

For full details of venues and dates available please go the MIMAS site. Places can be booked online on the MIMAS booking form or alternatively email the helpdesk at wok@mimas.ac.uk remembering to include the following details:

  • Full name
  • Institution
  • Email address
  • Telephone number
  • Course date and Venue

If you require any further information or assistance please contact the Web of Knowledge helpdesk at: wok@mimas.ac.uk