A multidisciplinary index of citations to articles in the sciences, social sciences and humanities.

Useful for finding journal articles published on a topic or to discover who has cited a particular author and/or paper. Consists of:

  • Science Citation Index Expanded (1900 - present)
  • Social Sciences Citation Index (1956 - present)
  • Arts & Humanities Citation Index (1975 - present)
  • Conference Proceedings Citation Index - Science (1990 - present)
  • Conference Proceedings Citation Index - Social Science and Humanities (1990 - present)
  • Emerging Sources Citation Index (2015-present)

Part of the larger Web of Science.

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Authorized Users:
Carleton students, faculty and staff
Author: Thomson Reuters
Publisher: Clarivate
Alternate Titles:
isi web of science
Science Citation Index Expanded
Social Sciences Citation Index
Arts & Humanities Citation Index
Web of Knowledge
Conference Proceedings Citation Index
Emerging Sources Citation Index
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