Web of Science


A searchable, multidisciplinary suite of databases.

Our subscription includes:

Database formerly known as Web of Knowledge.


Access Notes

Important Details: 

To obtain better search results and access to further content, select the database you want to use from All Databases drop down menu prior to searching.  Alternatively, click on your preferred database from the list above.

Web of Science – New release scheduled week of June 21, 2021

A preview of the upcoming 2021 release of the new Web of Science interface remains available and can be previewed by selecting ‘Check it out’ from the homepage. The new release is scheduled to be ‘default’ web experience for Carleton users in week of June 21st.  You can follow details on the new release features here or view an overview of new features here.  The "classic" interface will remain available for several months after the launch of the new Web of Science.

Authorized Users: 

Carleton students, faculty and staff
Content last reviewed: June 2, 2021