Web of Science

The most comprehensive and versatile research platform available


  • Multidisciplinary content
  • Integrated content search
  • Pattern and trend analysis
  • Citation visualization

Intended for

  • Academic Researcher
  • Information Professional
  • Research & Development Professionals


Whether looking at data, books, journals, proceedings or patents, Web of Science provides a single destination to access the most reliable, integrated, multidisciplinary research. Quality, curated content delivered alongside information on emerging trends, subject specific content and analysis tools make it easy for students, faculty, researchers, analysts, and program managers to pinpoint the most relevant research to inform their work.


  • High quality, curated, multidisciplinary, subject-specific and regional research.
  • Powerful search and navigation options.
  • Seamless, integrated search across all content.
  • Analysis tools to discover trends and patterns.
  • Cited Reference Searching to find articles cited a previously published work.
  • Visual and graphical representations of citation activity.


  • Access the highest quality, curated, multidisciplinary content.
  • Pinpoint subject-specific and regional research.
  • Identify emerging trends.
  • Discover the most relevant research to inform your work.
  • Identify qualified collaborators.
  • Target high-impact journals for publishing
This Solution consists of the following components:

Component Name


Biological Abstracts

Easily discover the critical non-journal coverage you need to prepare research projects, grant proposals and follow trends in the life sciences. Coverage of meetings and conferences, literature reviews, and more.

BIOSIS Citation Index

Combines the unique BIOSIS content that is critical to life sciences research with powerful citation indexing only the Web of Science platform can provide. Includes comprehensive and relevant life sciences coverage.

BIOSIS Previews

Combines journal content from Biological Abstracts® with supplemental, non-journal coverage from Biological Abstracts/RRM® (Reports, Reviews, Meetings). Specialized indexing helps you discover more accurate, context-sensitive results.

CAB Abstracts
CAB Global Health

The most comprehensive source of international research information in agriculture and all related applied life sciences, produced by CABI Publishing. Use specialized indexing and vocabulary to focus your exploration of global coverage. Global Health from CABI is the definitive international public health database. It completes the picture of international medical and health research by capturing key literature not covered by other databases.

Chinese Science Citation Database

The first non-English product available within Web of Science. Fully integrated and searchable within Web of Science, this database covers over 1,200 top scholarly publications from China, with nearly 2 million records in total.

Current Contents Connect

A current awareness database that provides easy web access to complete TOCs, abstracts, bibliographic information, and abstracts from the most recently published issues of leading scholarly journals and evaluated websites.

Data Citation Index

A single point of access to quality research data from repositories across disciplines and around the world. Through linked content and summary information, this data is displayed within the broader context of the scholarly research.

Derwent Innovations Index

Facilitates precise patent searching, letting you conduct patent and citation searches of inventions in chemical, electrical, electronic, and mechanical engineering. Also merges value-added patent information with patent citation information.


This definitive food and beverage R&D database provides thorough coverage of pure and applied research in food science, food technology, and food-related human nutrition. It covers the complete food manufacturing cycle, from initial market research to final packaging.


A comprehensive index to literature in physics, electrical/electronic technology, computing, control engineering, information technology, manufacturing, production and mechanical engineering that is updated weekly.

KCI Korean Journal Database

Fully integrated and searchable within Web of Science, KCI Korean Journal Database provides a more complete global picture by discovering new insights from South Korea.


The U.S. National Library of Medicine® (NLM®) premier bibliographic database, covering biomedicine and life sciences topics vital to biomedical practitioners, educators, and researchers, such as bioengineering, public health, and more.

SciELO Citation Index

Make connections to the broader research landscape with the addition of the SciELO Citation Index. Get a more complete global picture by discovering new insights from research in Latin America, Spain, Portugal, the Caribbean and South Africa.

Web of Science Core Collection

Provides researchers, administrators, faculty, and students with quick, powerful access to the world's leading citation databases. Authoritative, multidisciplinary content covers over 12,000 of the highest impact journals worldwide.

Zoological Record

Zoological Record is the world's oldest continuing database of animal biology. It is considered the world's leading taxonomic reference, and with coverage back to 1864, has long acted as the world's unofficial register of animal names.

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