Rendez-vous de l'info scientifique

Web of Science

Optimize your literature search beyond disciplinary tools


Description: Do you need to conduct a literature search for an academic work or a publication? This workshop will introduce you to Web of Science, a multidisciplinary bibliographic database accessible to the UNIGE and HUG community and an essential source for systematic literature reviews.

Learning outcomes:

  • Define coverage of content accessible via Web of Science at UNIGE
  • Conduct relevant information search strategies in Web of Science
  • Improve search results by refining or expanding your strategy
  • Access the full text of references
  • Manage your search results (save, export, alerts)
  • Exploit citation networks and citation reports

Please note that this session does not cover the use of Web of Science for bibliometric purposes (calculation of h-index, impact factors, etc.)!

Audience: Students, PhD Students, Researchers

Prerequisite: none


  • 1h30 practical workshop
  • registration needed (below)

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