Web of Science is a collection of interdisciplinary databases with abstracts and citations from approx. 33,000 journals (including nearly 24,000 current journals), 60,000 books, conference reports and patents.

Master Journal List – lists of journals indexed in WoS databases

The national license covers the following bases and time ranges:

  • Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE) since 1945,
  • Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI) since 1956,
  • Art and Humanities Citation Index (AHCI) since 1975,
  • Conference Proceedings Citation Index (CPCI) since 1990,
  • Book Citation Index (Books CI) since 2010,
  • Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI) since 2015,
  • Journal Citation Reports (JCR) since 1997,
  • Essential Science Indicators.

and additional databases:

  • Biosis Citation Index (since 2010),
  • Data Citation Index (since 2010),
  • Dervent Innovation Index (since 2010),
  • Dervent Chemical Reactions (since 2010),
  • Zoological Records (since 1864),
  • Medline (since 1950),
  • Current Chemical Reactions (CCR) (since 2010),
  • Index Chemicus (IC) (since 2010),
  • Current ContentClarivate Connect (CCC) (9 releases).

WoS Primary – a package of three basic indexes: SCIE, SSCI and A&HCI.

ESCI – index of journal titles that do not yet meet the selection criteria for the WoS Primary package.

WoS Core Collection – a package consisting of the following indexes: SCIE, SSCI, A&HCI, CPCI, ESCI, Books CI and additional free CCR and IC databases.

The databases are created by Clarivate Analytics (formerly Thomson Reuters).


Rules for using the license (Polish)

EndNote Web and Researcher ID are also available on the WoS platform.

Training webinars

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