Course Details

Web of Science: A Closer Look

Event Description

The Web of Science is an important multidisciplinary database of research literature that combines citation indexes for academic journal articles in Science, Social Science and Arts and Humanities disciplines. It also includes conference proceedings indexes. This course is recommended for researchers who wish to develop their knowledge of the content and functionality of the Web of Science database. Course participants will learn how to:

• access and search the Web of Science

• manage search results

• register with Web of Science and set up alerts

• view citation reports, find an h-index, and find a journal’s impact factor


This course will run on: 

Friday 23rd November 2018, 10:00-11.30 am. McClay Library, Auditorium. Number of places for staff (all faculties): 5

Friday 10th May 2018, 10:00-11:30 am. Location: McClay Library, Training Room 2. Number of places for staff (all faculties): 3


Booking Information

To register for a session, login to Queen's Online and click ‘Training Courses’ from the ‘Other’ section.

Booking URL:
New Course: Yes
Course Type(s): Library Training for Academic and Research Staff
Staff Categories: Academic, Research
Keywords: Library, Research, Engineering, Physical Sciences, REF

Course Contact Details

Name: Engineering and Physical Sciences Enquiry Desk
Telephone: 028 9097 6348