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Date of news item: 20 November 2018

As announced previously, we have organised a series of training events in December for academic institutions subscribed to the Web of Science Service for UK Education. Due to the interest in hosting, we are pleased to announce the availability of additional venues: Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine and the University of Salford. Full course information at: http://wok.mimas.ac.uk/support/#training

Due to demand for places, anyone wishing to attend one of these events is advised to book a place at their earliest convenience, online booking at: http://wok.mimas.ac.uk/feedback/booking.html

Full details of available dates and venues below:

  • 3 Dec 2018, Monday, Imperial College London, 10.00am-12.45pm. *AM Session*
  • 3 Dec 2018, Monday, Imperial College London, 1.15pm-4.00pm. *PM Session*
  • 5 Dec 2018, Wednesday, University of Edinburgh, 1.00pm-4.00pm.
  • 6 Dec 2018, Thursday, Durham University, 1.00pm-4.00pm.
  • 7 Dec 2018, Friday, Salford University, 1.00pm-4.00pm. - New Additional Venue.
  • 10 Dec 2018, Monday, Kings College London, 10.00am-12.45pm. *AM Session*
  • 10 Dec 2018, Monday, Kings College London, 1.15pm-4.00pm. *PM Session*
  • 11 Dec 2018, Tuesday, Liverpool School of Tropical Medcine, 1.00pm-4.00pm. - New Additional Venue.
  • 12 Dec 2018, Wednesday, University of Strathclyde, 1.00pm-4.00pm.
  • 13 Dec 2018, Thursday, Ulster University, 1.00pm-4.00pm.
  • 14 Dec 2018, Friday, Bangor University, 1.00pm-4.00pm.

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Web of Science Upgrade to V5.31 Release 1

Following maintenance on 19 November 2018, the Web of Science and now been upgraded to V5.31, release 1. Features of this release include:

  • Search All Fields for easy comprehensive results
    • Find all mentions of a search term across all fields
    • Available in both basic and advanced search in Web of Science Core Collection
  • Enhanced access to articles by same author
    • New link from search results to find articles from same author

Release notes available at: https://clarivate.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/WoS531-1-external-release-notes.pdf

Web of Science - November Webinars – BOOK NOW **FREE**

  • 27th November at 10.00am - Web of Science, the shortcut to full text and efficient reading (45 mins)
  • 28th November at 10.30am - Importance of peer review. How to find good reviewers (45 mins)
  • 29th November at 10.00am - Web of Science is not just about papers... (45 mins)

Full details and link to registration at: http://wok.mimas.ac.uk/news/2018/20181031.html

Please contact Web of Science Service for UK Education Support, email: webofscience@jisc.ac.uk, should you have any queries or require support.