UNIVERSITY OF THE WITWATERSRAND, JOHANNESBURG
The Library offers Wits researchers access to the following databases for NRF research ratings:
1. ISI Web of Science. See http://www.wits.ac.za/library/elecres/titlelist.htm#i. This is the combined version of the Science Citation Index, Social Sciences Citation Index and Arts and Humanities Citation Index. It provides researchers with information on who is citing their work and their impact on the global research community. This database is available from 2001 onwards.
2. ISI Journal Citation Reports. See http://www.wits.ac.za/library/elecres/titlelist.htm#i. This database provides statistical data on the ISI journals and their impact and influence in the global research community
3. DiALOG databases. The Library offers, through its Senior Librarians, a citation search service using the DIALOG databases. This enables a comprehensive citation search to be carried out by librarians for the researcher.
4. CD-ROM databases. The Library has the following back years available on CD-ROM:
Science Citation Index (Jan 1986-Dec 2000(
Social Sciences Citation Index (Jan 1986-Dec 2000)
Arts and Humanities Citation Index (Jan 1980-Dec 2000)
Ms Maryna van der Heever Senior Librarian, EBE. (Engineering Library) ext 71971
Dr Glenda Myers Witwatersrand Health Sciences Librarian ext 72050/2250
Mr Stephen Mitchell Senior Librarian, Science (Biophy Library) ext 71961
Ms Xoliswa Matroko Senior Librarian Education & Training ext 71953