Web of Science (ISI)


Provides indexing for over 12,000 academic journals, proceedings of international conferences, symposia, seminars, colloquia, workshops, and conventions, from three databases:

  • Science Citation Index, 1899-
  • Social Sciences Citation Index, 1898-
  • Arts & Humanities Citatioin Index, 1975-

Web of Science also offers a true cited reference index, which allow you to trace particular research forward in time or backward in time to see how works grow and develop in a focused area of research.


Access is restricted to ASU students, faculty, and staff.

Number of simultaneous users: unlimited; Terms of Use

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General Databases
Appropriate Technology–Best Bets
Building Science–Also Useful
Chemistry–Best Bets
Computer Science–Also Useful
Criminal Justice–Also Useful
Environmental Science–Also Useful
Geography and Planning–Best Bets
Geology–Best Bets
Health and Medicine–Also Useful
Mathematical Sciences–Also Useful
Nutrition and Food–Best Bets
Physics and Astronomy–Best Bets
Public Health and Exercise Science–Best Bets
Psychology–Also Useful
Rehabilitation Sciences–Also Useful
Sustainable Development–Best Bets
Technology–Best Bets
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