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Database: SCISEARCH

Science Citation Index (SciSearch®), the multidisciplinary scientific and technical database produced by Thomson Reuters, contains bibliographic information and cited references from approximately 5,900 of the world's leading scientific, technical, and medical journals. Records from January 1991 to the present include abstracts, author keywords, and KeyWords Plus®. Authors, bibliographic information cited references, and KeyWords Plus are searchable.

File Data

Subject Coverage

Every subject area within the broad fields of science, technology, and biomedicine is included, such as:

Sources

Cover-to-cover indexing of every significant item from 5,900 leading scientific, technical, and medical journals

Database Producer/Supplier

Thomson Reuters
The Johnson Building
77 Hatton Garden
London EC1N 8JS
United Kingdom
Phone:  +44 20 7433 4000
Fax:    +44 20 7433 4001
HelpDesk Phone: +44 20 7433 4999

Customer Technical Support Contact Form:
ip-science.thomsonreuters.com/support/

Usage Terms

 The following use and distribution restrictions apply to your use of
 the SCISEARCH File on STN.

 All copyrights are reserved.  Unless specified otherwise in these
 RESTRICTIONS, CUSTOMER may use copyrighted search results in the
 following ways: (a) in copyrighted scientific publications when
 search results are incidental to the publication and (b) in reports
 to a Government Agency that are required by law or by administrative
 rule.

 Search results delivered to CUSTOMER in computer-readable form remain
 the property of the Database Producer.  Unless specified otherwise in
 these RESTRICTIONS, Recipient may use search results in
 computer-readable form for the following purposes: (a) editing or
 changing the format of search results to create search terms for use
 with search files or systems; (b) combining search results with
 output from other searches, files, or systems to create a
 consolidated file of search results; (c) editing the search results
 to remove irrelevant answers or to change the format of such
 results.  Recipient shall not use computer-readable search results as
 a database or part of a database from which hits are selectively
 retrieved by programmed search, unless Recipient has purchased the
 right to store search results using the ARCHIVE command or keyword.
 Recipient may create one printed copy of search results from a
 computer-readable file of search results at no additional charge.
 Recipient must destroy the computer-readable search results upon
 creation of the printed version, unless Recipient has purchased the
 right to archive records with the ARCHIVE command or keyword.
 Recipient may purchase the right to redistribute search results to
 additional users using the REDISTRIBUTE command or keyword.

 Enter HELP SHARETERMS at an arrow prompt (=>) for more information on
 the STN Information Keep & Share Program, which allows Recipient to
 purchase the right to archive and/or redistribute search results.
 Or, visit http://www.cas.org/legal/keepshare/index.html for details.

 Recipient shall obtain Database Producer's specific written
 permission for any uses of computer-readable search results other
 than those listed here.

 The Institute for Scientific Information (R) (ISI (R)) is the sole
 and exclusive owner of all rights to the data in ISI databases.  ISI
 grants to each individual user of ISI databases (the "Searcher") the
 right to download and store data retrieved from ISI databases and to
 use the data for the Searcher's personal use only, without further
 payment to ISI, subject to the following:

  (1) The Searcher may distribute to others, within the Searcher's
      organization, in print form, up to 25 copies of individual items
      but solely for research or scholarship purposes.

  (2) Librarians and information brokers who are Searchers may supply
      a single copy of their search results, in print form or on
      magnetic media, to a client, but must insure that ISI's
      copyright is known to these clients.

  (3) Data retrieved from ISI's databases may not:

       (a) be used for commercial resale except as stated above
       (b) be accessed in a networking mode without prior agreement
	   with the Institue for Scientific Information.

 Any and all uses of the data not expressly permitted above require
 ISI's prior written consent.

 It is understood that there may be errors in the ISI Databases,
 although ISI does its best to avoid those errors.  ISI shall not be
 responsible for any erros or omissions in the Databases.  ISI MAKES
 NO GUARANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE
 WITH RESPECT TO THE ISI DATABASES.  ISI SHALL IN NO EVENT BE LIABLE
 FOR DIRECT, INDIRECT, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES

For more detailed information, view the STN Database Summary Sheet.