Web of Science is the world’s most trusted publisher-independent global citation database. Web of Science is the most powerful research engine, delivering your library with best-in-class publication and citation data for confident discovery, access and assessment.
Our multidisciplinary platform connects regional, specialty, data and patent indexes to the Web of Science Core Collection. Our comprehensive platform allows you to track ideas across disciplines and time from over 1.7 billion cited references from over 159 million records.
Over 9,000 leading academic, corporate and government institutions and millions of researchers trust Web of Science to produce high-quality research, gain insights and make more-informed decisions that guide the future of their institution and research strategy.
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