Clarivate – **Free** October Webinars – 20th and 27th

Date of news item: 11 October 2021

We are pleased to advise that Clarivate have organised the following**free** webinars scheduled in October:

  • Wednesday 20th October at 10.00am – An Introduction to Global University Rankings (45 minutes)
  • Wednesday 27th October at 10.00am – 2021 Journal Citation Reports (45 minutes)

Title: An Introduction to Global University Rankings
Globalization of science is becoming increasingly prominent, and the number of nodes and ties in the network has substantially increased over time. Join our webinar to discuss the rise in significance of global university rankings and the history of rankings. We will provide some context to better understand some of the major ranking systems.

Title: 2021 Journal Citation Reports
The new 2021 JCR edition features refinements and additions to the journal intelligence platform’s existing store of resources. Join our webinar to find out more about how these enhancements expand the JCR’s coverage of journal literature to reflect the full breadth of research covered in all the journals in the Web of Science Core Collection. Along with its wider coverage, the new JCR also includes a new metric, the Journal Citation Indicator, adding more depth, insight and context to the JCR’s range of measures.

Should you be unable to attend any of the webinars 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:

There are also On-Demand webinars at:

Latest News

The new Web of Science featured a new release on 30th September. Full details of the enhancements applied can be found in the release notes at:

Increasing the visibility of peer review contributions

- New Peer review tab and metrics dashboard: The Web of Science Author Profiles now display peer review journal counts and an expanded metrics dashboard showing both publication and review metrics. The metrics dashboard is also the new home of publication metrics such as the Author Impact Beamplot and times cited/publications over time. The dashboard enables in-depth, contextual evaluation of a researcher’s output and acts as a springboard to deeper citation analysis in the Citation Report.

- Introducing Open Peer Review Content on Author Profiles: You can now view open peer review content in the Peer Review tab on Author Profiles (Open Publisher invited reviews and Open Community Reviews.)

Clarivate Future of Research Forum 2021: October 19 - 21

Join Clarivate to discuss the most pressing issues for those who seek to inform and guide research support, execution, evaluation and planning decisions at a global, national, institutional and individual level. The forum will offer attendees the opportunity to share best practices and gain actionable insights for the advancement of research and real-world outcomes.

Further details: Register:

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