BOOK NOW: **FREE ** Web of Science and JHCD Update Training - Nov/Dec 2016.

Date of news item: 31 October 2016.

Jisc Web of Science Service for UK Education Support have organised a series of ***FREE*** Web of Science and JHCD (Journal Citation Reports and Essential Science Indicators on the InCites platform) Update training sessions in various locations throughout the UK, training is provided by Clarivate Analytics (formerly the IP & Science business of Thomson Reuters). Library/research support staff at academic institutions who subscribe to the Web of Science Service for UK Education are invited to attend one of these events to learn more about recent and future developments to the service.

Dates and venues:

  • 28 November 2016 Monday, Ulster University, 1.00pm - 4.00pm
  • 29 November 2016 Tuesday, University of Nottingham, 1.00pm - 4.00pm **New**
  • 05 December 2016 Monday, University of Westminster, 1.00pm - 4.00pm **Fully Booked - Reserve List**
  • 06 December 2016 Tuesday, Southampton Solent University, 1.00pm - 4.00pm
  • 07 December 2016 Wednesday, University of Bangor, 1.00pm - 4.00pm**New**
  • 08 December 2016 Thursday, Newcastle University, 1.00pm - 4.00pm **Fully Booked - Reserve List**
  • 09 December 2016 Friday, Liverpool John Moores University, 1.00pm - 4.00pm **New**

We are in the process of arranging additional dates and venues, details will be made available once finalised.


Places can be booked online directly using the WoS booking page at:

Course Details:

During the course Clarivate Analytics will present recent enhancements and new features available on the platform. In addition Clarivate Analytics will be presenting Incites Journal Citation Reports and Incites Essential Science Indicators (JHCD).

Topics covered will include:

  • Emerging Sources Citation Index
  • Integration of journal metrics and highly cited data in Web of Science
  • Article Level Usage Metrics
  • Saved records to Marked List
  • ResearcherID and ORCID integration in Web of Science
  • Using All Databases to retrieve highly quality content from WOS Citation Connection complemented with literature from regional and specialist databases
  • Focus on BIOSIS Citation Index: How to enhance bibliographic information from WOS Citation Connection with biological indexing
  • New Endnote online Sign In with Facebook or LinkedIn
  • InCites Journal Citation Reports including new features and 2015 data
  • InCites Essential Science Indicators introduction

Note - Entitlement to access some of these products is dependent on your Institution's subscriptions.

Course materials and format

The course will combine a mixture of demonstrations and structured hands-on practical sessions. In addition there will be opportunities for attendees to ask questions and provide feedback.

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