Book Citation Index - Web of Science.

Date of news item: 20 February 2012.

Mimas, at the request of Thomson Reuters, are pleased to advise that the Book Citation Index (BCI) is now available in Web of Science as an additional subscription.

If you wish to see a presentation on the Book Citation Index (slides 29-50), please view at:

By connecting your library’s book collection to powerful new discovery tools, the BCI provides:

  • A single point of access to citations across journals, proceedings, and books, which yields more comprehensive results on any research topic
  • Visibility of your valuable collections and resources by providing links to e-books in your library catalogue
  • Robust tools for accessing and manipulating the data you need to measure productivity and performance – by individual researcher, department, program, or institution

For more information please see:

Book Citation Index product details at:

The Master Book List at:

The BCI Selection criteria:

Trial access to the BCI is available. To request a trial, or if you require any further information, please contact Mimas Web of Knowledge Support at