Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences Capstone

Class guide for the NRES Capstone class.

Library Research Guide

Web of Science

                Web of Science homepage with basic search

Tips for using Web of Science

  • One concept per row (note: you can add more rows). 
  • Link alternate terms for the same concept  with OR. For example, women OR ladies OR females.
  • Use quotation marks to search for phrases. For example, "air pollution"
  • After you conduct a search, you will see a list of research domains and research areas on the left side of the screen. Use these lists to narrow your results.
  • If you find a useful article, check to see if any articles have cited it (by clicking the number after the phrase "Times Cited" on the results list).
    record from Web of Science showing times cited