Citation Searching

Use Citation Indexes to find if a particular author and/or paper has been cited by other authors.

Web of Science
You have the article  "The Sharia Debate in Ontario. Gender, Islam, and Representations of Muslim Women's Agency"  Korteweg, Anna C. in Gender & Society22.4 (Aug 2008): 434-454.

       In the Basic Search box, key in author's name and initials and select Author from the drop down menu.
               Korteweg A*
       Limit by year if you wish, but you may want to see other titles by the author.
       Select search. 
       Results are in reverse order of publication date; scroll down to find article above.
       On right hand side, see number of times article has been cited - in this case 22
       Click on the number to see the references - this article was most recently cited in 2015.

Note the option My tools.  Use this the create an alert and  be notified of any future citings of this article.

       Select Author Search from menu bar.
        Enter author's name and affiliation if known.
               Korteweg A*
          Select the relevant author from results.   On right hand side all published articles by the author will be listed.  Click on article for citing references.

Remember to see if an citing article has itself been cited.

Tips for effective searching:
1.  Look at all writings by a relevant author and co-authors.
2.  Explore the bibliography of a relevant article for more articles.
3.  Discover whether the articles have been cited since publication.


Content last reviewed: April 27, 2021