Web of Science Documentation
- Training materials for download
- Webinars / Live training sessions
- Recorded training sessions
A variety of printable training materials (e.g. quick reference cards and factsheets) are available for download from the Thomson Reuters website at: http://wokinfo.com/training_support/guidesfactsheets/. Please be aware that there may be slight differences/references not available/applicable to the WoK UK service supported at Mimas.
New Web of Science Quick Reference Cards Web of Science Quick Reference Cards
New Journal Citation Reports and Essential Science Indicators on Incites 2.0 platform – June 2014.
PPT(16.1 MB) – New Journal Citation Reports and Essential Science Indicators on Incites 2.0 platform – June 2014 presentation.
Word Document (26.5 KB) – Exercises to support training available for download.
Next Generation – Web of Science Update Training – Feb 2014.
PPT(8.76 MB) – Web of Science Update Training – Feb 2014 presentation.
Word Document (29 KB) – Exercises to support training available for download.
Incites Advanced Training – October/November 2013.
PPT(14.9 MB) – InCites Advanced Training – October/November 2013 presentation.
WoSEC meeting – 27 September 2013 – Web of Knowledge – Research Analytics – latest updates and information on product upgrades/time scales.
PPT(3.85 MB) – WoSEC updates September 2013.
PPTX(0.93 MB) – Research Analytics updates September 2013.
Incites Introductory Training – June 2013.
PPT(15.7 MB) – InCites Introductory Training – June 2013 presentation.
Previous presentations and training course materials are archived at:
Scheduled live web-based training is available for Web of Knowledge products. Details of the WoK product Webinars / Live training sessions currently scheduled can be found at: http://wokinfo.com/training_support/training/.
Full details of the recorded training sessions available can be found at: http://wokinfo.com/training_support/training/.
When viewing the recorded training please ensure that the speakers on your computer are switched on in order to hear the audio commentary that accompanies the presentation. For some recorded training sessions you may note an 'Attachment' tab enabling you to download the training as a PowerPoint presentation. If the session you are viewing uses Brainshark please check the minimum system requirements advised in order to view the recorded training.
Recorded training is available for the following products:
- Web of Science
- Biological Abstracts
- CAB Abstracts and Global Health
- Chinese Science Citation Database
- Current Contents Connect
- Data Citation Index
- Derwent Innovation index
- Essential Science Indicators
- Food Science Technology Abstracts
- Journal Citation Reports
- Zoological Record
Links to individual pre-recorded training sessions that you may find useful are included below.
- Web of Science Quick Tour (05:38 minutes)
- Web of Science Search Tips (03:13 minutes)
- Citation Reports and the H-Index (06:09 minutes)
- What is Cited Reference Search (02:50 minutes)
- How to do a Cited Reference Search (04:57 minutes)
- Saving Search Histories and Creating Alerts (04:14 minutes)
More information about the additional products available and links to individual product support materials can be found at: http://wok.mimas.ac.uk/about/. All support requests for any of the additional products to which institutions subscribe should be sent to the helpdesk at: firstname.lastname@example.org