A presentation and a demonstration on Web of Science
A presentation and a demonstration on Web of Science was held at Barad Sadan on 15th March, 2017 at 3 PM. The presentation was made by Mr. Alok Jha, Regional Manager of Thomson Reuters. The programe began with a welcome address given by the the Librarian, Prof. A S Chandel. He welcomed the speaker in particular alongwith the participants comprising of teachers and research scholars of the University.
He gave a brief introduction to web of science and role of citation in linking the citing and cited references. Mr Alok Jha discussed all the features of Web of Science to discover all knowledge in all the disciplines which web of science covers. He also highlighted the role of Endnote- A Reference Manager Software in arranging cited references in research papers and theses. He also pointed out that in order to know the impact factor of each journal, University shall have to subscribe to JCR (Journal Citation Reports) which is a part of Web of Science, however, the list of journals in various disciplines with impact factors can be generated with the present subscription without giving its value of impact factor.
Finally the programe concluded by a vote of thanks to the speaker and the participants.
– Compiled by: Adip Tirwa, Technical Assistant
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