New Web of Science Platform - Updates and Webinar Reminder

Date of news item: 08 July 2021

We are pleased to advise that Clarivate have announced that Web of Science users are now automatically taken to the *New* Web of Science platform as the default. All customers have been able to preview the new interface since November 2020 and all key functionality is now available. Clarivate have been listening to user feedback to make enhancements – bringing to the platform a personalised and intuitive user experience with:

  • The Web of Science Author Impact Beamplots
  • Enriched Cited References (Beta)
  • Funding data
  • Share a search query
  • Advanced search workflow
  • Export Citation Report
  • Export into RIS reference format
  • Article recommendations

Full details in the Clarivate press release at: https://clarivate.com/news/clarivate-launches-new-web-of-science-to-accelerate-the-pace-of-research-and-discovery/

Please note: Dual access to both the new Web of Science and the classic Web of Science is available. If a user wishes to navigate back to the classic interface, they can do so by selecting Web of Science (Classic) from the Products dropdown menu in the upper right-hand corner in the top header. Clarivate have not set a firm date to decommission the classic interface. They will monitor customer feedback and new Web of Science usage to confirm users’ needs are met before completing the transition to new Web of Science.

You may find the following links useful to support the introduction of the New Web of Science:

Please also find a link to our support page for the New Web of Science; here you will find links to the new WoS latest news, recorded training, support materials, and useful information for the new WoS platform. This page is updated continuously, and we advise that you check regularly for the latest information: https://wok.mimas.ac.uk/support/newwos.html

To support the introduction of the New Web of Science, Clarivate have made available the following **free** webinar:

Title: Introducing the New Web of Science
To help you conduct your searches more easily and find what you need faster, we have been building the most powerful Web of Science platform yet. We are excited to announce that from July 7, 2021, all users will be automatically taken to the new Web of Science platform (the current Web of Science platform will still be available in parallel at this stage). Join our webinar to understand the enhancements that bring a faster and intuitive user experience to the platform, including some exciting new features available only in the new Web of Science.


Should you be unable to attend the webinar on the day, please register and you will receive a recording following the session.

If you aren't based in the UK, you may find a more suitable webinar time scheduled in the Clarivate training calendar at:
https://clarivate.com/webofsciencegroup/training/


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