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Results

This page displays the results of your search in an abbreviated record format. The left-hand column of the page contains the search statement that retrieved the results along with the number of results that the search retrieved. Click the More link to view the selected time span and any selected data restrictions such as document types and languages.

All bibliographic records that appear on the Results page are source records. Source records are from items (journals, books, conferences, and patents) that we have indexed in a product. Every source record has a Full Record that you can access. Moreover, you can add every source record to your Marked List.

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For information about managing links, go to Managing Links.

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Refine Results Panel

  • Select one or more checkboxes to limit results to records that match the selected criteria. For example, if you select a publication year and a research area, a subset of results displays records published in the specified year and belonging to the selected research area.
  • All search criteria except ESI Top Papers and Open Access are bibliographic record fields. For example, Countries/Regions refers to countries or regions in author addresses, and not to countries or regions where research studies were conducted.
  • All refine searches are added to the Search History table along with the results of your initial search from the Search page.

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All Refine searches are added to the Search History table along with the results of your initial search from the Search page.

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More Options / Values

  • Select the More Options/Values link within a category to display the first 100 items in that category.
  • You can further refine the results, exclude specific records, or sort records by record count or in alphabetical order.
    • To refine specific results, select the check box of each item on the list, and then select Refine to view only those results.
    • To exclude specific records, select the checkbox for each item on the list, and then select Exclude to remove those records from the results.

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You can further refine the results, exclude specific records, or sort records by record count or in alphabetical order.

  • To refine specific results, select the check box of each item on the list, and then click the Refine button to view only those results.

  • To exclude specific records, select the check box of each item on the list, and then click the Exclude button to remove those records from the results.

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Analyze Results

Select Analyze Results to go to the Analyze Results page and analyze the field data from your search. This feature allows you to extract data values from a selected field. The product then produces a report showing the values in ranked order.

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Search within Results for ...

To filter or reduce results on the Results page, enter a Topic query in the Search within Results text box, and then click Search. This search returns only those records in the original set that contain the topic term(s) you enter. The search terms may appear in any order within a retrieved record.

To search for an exact phrase within the results, enclose the phrase in quotation marks.

All searches are added to the Search History table.

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Create Citation Report

This function is available to customers who subscribe to one or more of the following products:

  • All Databases
  • Web of Science Core Collection
  • BIOSIS Citation Index
  • Chinese Science Citation Database
  • Russian Science Citation Index
  • SciELO Citation Index

The Create Citation Report link takes you to the Citation Report page where you can view aggregate citation statistics for the current set of records.

Note that the link does not display for searches that contain more than 10,000 records.

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Create Alert / RSS Button

Click this button if you want to save your search as a Saved Searches alert. The product takes you to the Save Search History dialog where you can save the selected records as a search history, create an e-mail alert, and create an RSS feed.

You must be a registered user and you must sign in to save your results as a search history.

Your institution must have a subscription to alerting to save a search history as an alert -- otherwise, the button does not display. Check with your System Administrator to see if your institution subscribes to alerting.

See Save Search History for more information.

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Displays the total number of times a published work was cited by other works.

Click the link to go to a Citing Articles page to view a Times Cited Counts table that shows the number of times the record has been cited from each of the citation indexes in Web of Science.

Remember that access to records is limited to your institution's subscription.

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Output Records

Options to output records are available from the ResultsFull Record, and Marked List pages.

  1. Select each record to include in the output.

  2. Select the data to view in the record output.

  3. Select an output option:

  • Print
  • E-mail
  • Save to Endnote online
  • Save to EndNote desktop
  • Claim on Publons - Track Citations
  • Save to FECYT CVN
  • Save to InCites
  • Save to Other File Formats
  • Save to RefWorks

See also: Output Records

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Add to Marked List

Add records to your Marked List where you can later print, save, e-mail, order, or export from the Marked List page.

  1. Select each record that you want to add to your Marked List.

  2. Click the Add to Marked List button.

  3. Click the Marked List link in the menu bar at the top of the page to go to the Marked List page.

See also Marking Records

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Creating Customized Citation Reports

You can create a customized Citation Report by adding records to your Marked List from the Results and Full Record pages. From the Marked List page, click the Create Citation Report link to go to the Citation Report page where you can view aggregate citation statistics for the current set of marked records.

Error including document: A document with id 4618-TRS does not exist.

Error including document: A document with id 6971-TRS does not exist.

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Sort Options

There are a variety of ways in which you can sort and view the results of your search from the Results page. Go to the Sort By menu to select another sort option.

Want to know more?

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About Sort Options

Records are normally sorted by Publication Date -- Newest to Oldest, the default sort. However, you can always change a sort option.

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EN Icon

A red EN icon indicates the record has been saved to your EndNote online library. Click the icon to go to your library.

This icon only appears if you have signed in and if the record is already in your EndNote library.

See also EndNote