Web of Knowledge upgrade to version 5.8.

Date of news item: 22 October 2012.

The maintenance work this weekend has now been completed and incorporates the latest upgrade to Web of Knowledge version 5.8.

What's new information at: http://images.webofknowledge.com/WOKRS58B4/help/WOS/hp_whatsnew_wos.html.

The most recent enhancements to Web of Knowledge will help your users quickly access the foundational digital data that informs their scholarly research, easily refine their author search to return the most accurate results, and integrate ResearcherID accounts with ORCID.

  • The new and improved Author Search has been enhanced to provide your users the ability to refine their search as precisely as they require, while retaining the capability for them to easily claim their publications.
  • The integration of ResearcherID with ORCID, the industry-wide initiative to resolve name ambiguity, your researchers can readily identify and publically showcase their publications. Further information about ORCID at: http://about.orcid.org/.
  • Data Citation index is now available on the Web of Knowledge platform (additional subscription required).

The brand-new Data Citation Index, available on the Web of Knowledge, gives you the confidence knowing that your researchers have quick and easy access to the datasets and studies from repositories across disciplines and around the world.

More information at: http://wokinfo.com/products_tools/multidisciplinary/dci/.

An introduction video can be found at: http://wokinfo.com/wok/products_tools/multidisciplinary/dci/dci-vid2.html.

If you require any further information or assistance please contact Web of Knowledge support at: wok@mimas.ac.uk.