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Unformatted text preview: here were 100 articles found. From this list, the
researcher may refine the search more by using two
tool areas. The first tool is Refine Results located
to the left of the search results. The second tool
area is on the screen’s right which allows the
researcher to use three tools--Sort by, Analyze
Results or Create Citation Report. 8. Use the checkboxes to select specific areas under
Refine Results to filter or delimit the search. Each
“refinement” must be made separately and will
reduce the number of results accordingly.
A suggested way to refine items is to select the
Document Type(s) first. After that refinement,
click the more under Subject Areas which will
present an entire screen displaying subjects
headings applied to the articles with the subjects
occurring most frequently listed first. Using the
checkbox next to appropriate subject headings will
select only these articles in a refinement. Prepared August 9, 2010 by Maag Library Youngstown State University Page 3 Navigating to and Using Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science) What’s In View
9. What to Do
The other set of refinement options is available on
right sidebar. The Refinement Sort by offers the
ability to order the results using the pull-down menu
by the following criteria:
date, times cited,
relevance, first author, source title, or publication
year. 10. To see more details about a specific article, click the
hyperlinked title of the article. For...
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This document was uploaded on 03/02/2014 for the course MATH 3750 at Youngstown State University.
- Fall '08