23rd January 2014

Changes are underway to the user interfaces of two major research resources.

On January 12th, Web of Science underwent a major update. The aim of this was "a modern and simplified interface with an improved layout and clear directions to enhance the search experience".

Full release notes are at http://wokinfo.com/media/pdf/WoK_5-13_ReleaseNotes.pdf

Scopus will update its interface on February 1st 2014. The primary intent is "to streamline the number of steps a researcher needs to take to accomplish the most common tasks".

Full release notes are at http://www.elsevier.com/__data/assets/pdf_file/0003/173244/scopus_release_notes_jan2014.pdf

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