FECYT brings The New Face of Research - the New ISI Web of Knowledge - to
Researchers at More Than 790 Institutions Throughout the Country
PHILADELPHIA and LONDON, Sept. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Thomson Scientific, part of The Thomson Corporation (NYSE: TOC; TSX: TOC) and leading provider of information solutions to the worldwide research and business communities, announced today that Spain's La Fundacion Espanola para la Ciencia y la Tecnologia (FECYT) has renewed its contract with Thomson Scientific to provide the nations' researchers access to The New Face of Research -- the new version of ISI Web of Knowledge(SM) -- through 2011.
With this renewal, FECYT's users will be among the first in the world to experience The New Face of Research. Also for the first time, FECYT users will access Century of Science(TM), an expansion of the ISI Web of Knowledge that showcases the most important scientific bibliographic and cited-reference data beginning in 1900.
"The New Face of Research is not just another upgrade, and it's definitely more than just a new look," said Keith MacGregor, executive vice president of Thomson Scientific's Academic & Government Strategic Business Unit. "It is a completely new approach to research and a testament to Thomson Scientific's commitment to innovation. We are pleased that we will continue to provide our world-class platform to those leading the growth of Spain's research."
FECYT brings ISI Web of Knowledge access to users at 790 institutions throughout Spain. In 2006 alone, FECYT users searched the ISI Web of Knowledge database more than 6.2 million times.
In June, MacGregor and the Thomson Scientific team introduced FECYT to
The New Face of Research a
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