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A new series of SciFinder Online Workshops are starting next week:
Mon, June 11 – Text Searching – 11am
Tue, June 12 – Structure & Reaction Searching – 11am
Wed, June 13 – Biomaterial Searching – 11am
Wed, June 13 – Polymer Searching & New Materials Searching – 2pm
All workshops last 60 minutes. Attendance is free of charge for staff and guests of the Max Planck Society, but online registration is required.
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Some new features has been added to the Web of Science (WoS) in the March release:
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Clarivate Analytics has launched a new index for the Web of Science: the Emerging Sources Citation Index.
It includes high-quality, peer-reviewed publications of regional importance and in emerging scientific fields. Journals in ESCI are considered for inclusion in other Web of Science collections.