Maintenance - Upgrade, Sunday, 22 May - Web of Science 5.22 Release - Completed.

Date of news item: 19 May 2016.

Please be advised that there will be a release of Web of Science 5.22 expected on Sunday, 22 May.

Thomson Reuters advise that they do not expect to have any outages or downtime during the release, however some users may experience slower than usual response times.

Maintenance Window = Sunday 22 May 14:00 BST to Monday 23 May 02:00 BST.

Thomson Reuters apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Web of Science Features Release Summary:

  • Highlighted Algorithmic Author Disambiguation
    User interface enhancements designed to highlight the improved author disambiguation.
  • New field “doctype” in Web Services Lite.
    More data available from Web Services Lite to help populate faculty profiles accurately.

The Release Notes Document provides information about each of the new features included in this release. Web of Science 5.22 Release notes document at:

Please contact Web of Science Service for UK Education Support by emailing should you have any queries or require assistance.

Thank you.