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To access many features in the Web of Science platform, you must be
a registered user and you must sign in.
To sign in, click the Sign In link that appears in the menu
bar at the top of any page in Web of Science. Enter the required
information in the E-Mail Address and Password fields, and then click
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As a registered user, you can take advantage of these convenient features:
Automatically sign in every time you access Web of Science.
Select a starting application that enables you to start your session in a
specific database rather than on the All Databases tab.
Update your personal information including username and password.
Save searches to our server that you can later open when you resume your
Set up search history alerts. The alert automatically searches the last
update to the database, and then sends the results to you by e-mail. This
feature requires a subscription.
Set up citation alerts whereby you are notified by e-mail whenever an article
on your Citation Alerts list has been cited by a new article. This feature
requires a subscription to Web of Science.
Create and maintain custom journal lists that you frequently read. This
feature requires a subscription to Current Contents Connect.
Add references to your EndNote online library directly from Web
of Science and other product databases.
Register as a New User
Click Register from the Sign In menu that appear at the top
of the page.
On the Registration form, enter your e-mail address in the E-mail
Address and Retype E-mail Address fields.
- A verification message will be sent to the email address you entered. That
message contains a code that you must copy and paste into the verification box.
After your email address has been verified, complete the User Registration
form. Required fields are marked by the asterisk (*) character.
Click the Submit Changes button to complete the registration
If you are registering for the first time, then you must create a password to
access your account. The password cannot match your user name (e-mail addresss).
A password cannot match any of your four previous passwords.
A password must be eight or more characters in length. It must have at least
one number, one alphabetic character, and one special character such as:
- Exclamation ( ! )
- At sign ( @ )
- Pound ( # )
- Dollar ( $ )
- Percent ( % )
- Carat ( ^ )
- Asterisk ( * )
- Left and right brackets ( )
- Tilde ( ~ )
- Bar ( | )
- Backslash ( \ )
- and other special characters