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Web of Science platform: Current Contents Connect

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What is Current Contents Connect?

Over 10,000 journals and 2,200 books

1998 - present

Updated daily

Current Contents Connect is a multidisciplinary current awareness resource with this unique featureset:

  • Browse journals by discipline
  • Browse an issue's complete table of contents
  • Set up alerts to be notified when new issues of a journal have been released

Getting Started

1. Access Web of Science from your library’s electronic resources page.

2. Create a sign-in for Web of Science (top right corner of the landing page).

While optional, creating a sign-in allows you to:

  • access Web of Science offsite (http://webofscience.com)
    • Roaming access is 6 months.
    • Sign in onsite to refresh roaming access for another 6 month period.
  • save your searches
  • set up search alerts and citation alerts
  • save lists of records for later use
  • sign in with the same credentials for InCites, EndNote online, and ResearcherID

3. Sign up for live web-based training. Register for a class and walk through our products with an expert trainer.

4. Watch our video tutorials on YouTube. This playlist of short videos from our YouTube channel walks you through key features on the Web of Science platform.

5. Use the tabs at the top of this guide to explore each database on the platform in more detail.

Current Contents Connect: Introduction

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