Universitetet i Bergen : Universitetsbiblioteket

Research Evaluation Tools and Web of Knowledge
29th May 2002

In view of the strong interest for citation databases at some of the departments at UiB, the Library Committee for Electronic Publications, Bergen University Library and Research Documentation Unit are inviting researchers and library staff at UiB to an open meeting at

Parkveien 9, Avdeling for forskningsdokumentasjon

with the purpose of presenting and discussing the relevance of  the ISI evaluation tools for research activities at UiB.

The presentation will be held in two sessions, first Research Evaluations Tools followed by a presentation of the searching facilities of Web of Knowledge, - the new portal to the  ISI products.  ISI products presently available at UiB are Web of Science and  Journal of Science Citation Report (JCR).

0900-1000   Research evaluation

- Background for the interest in ISI tools for evalution Anne Asserson
- Unique analytical tools ( i.e Essential Science Indicators, Journal Citation report,) Jeff Clovis
- A short presentation of the Web of Knowledge and its unique search technology Jeff Clovis
- A brief examination of the available content ( INSPEC, BIOSIS PREVIEWS, CABI, Current Contents, Derwent Innovations Index) Jeff Clovis
- Would any of these products be relevant to research evaluation at UiB?  Discussion Anne Asserson
1015-1130    Web of Science enhancements / Web of Knowledge  
-Demonstration of the next version of the Web of Science with advanced searching capabilities Jeff Clovis
Cameron Ross is ISIs territory mananger for Scandinavia and Russia.
Jeff Clovis
is from the  product development team in the US and has been involved
in the development of the Web of Science and Biosis Previews on this ISI platform.
A presentation from a meeting 17. april where we discussed these tools and the possible interest to UiB by Anne Asserson (in Norwegian)