ISI Web of Knowledge Service for UK Education - Proxy server information and marked list functionality for WoK 4

Date of news item: 21 September

Thomson Scientific have advised that an upgrade to WoK 4 is scheduled to take place during October 2007 (it is expected that this will be implemented before the end of October). Please find details below regarding this upgrade:

Proxy Server Information

Please be advised that Thomson Scientific have made available the following information regarding proxy server access to WoK 4:

"The October 2007 update to ISI Web of Knowledge 4.0 will introduce secure browsing when utilizing the personalization features in ISI Web of Knowledge. In order to proxy ISI Web of Knowledge and experience the full set of personalization features, your proxy server must enable https proxying using Secure Socket Technology known as SSL."

This information can be found at on the Thomson Scientific website at: http://scientific.thomson.com/support/faq/ with further details regarding proxy server configuration at: http://www.thomsonscientific.com/support/faq/proxy4/

Marked List Functionality

In response to user feedback Thomson Scientific will be making available 'Marked List' functionality in WoK 4. In the meantime, users can output records by printing, saving to file, emailing, or saving directly to EndNote Web, EndNote desktop and other bibliographic software.

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