10,000 Scientists Across India Gain Access To Premier Research Platform
Customizable To Each User's Research Information Needs
CHENNAI, India, Sept. 14 /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, today announced that The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) has purchased Thomson Scientific's ISIWeb of Knowledge platform to substantiate their research excellence & knowledge domain.
ISI Web of Knowledge (WoK) is an integrated, versatile research platform that delivers easy access to high quality, diversified scholarly information in the sciences, social sciences, and arts and humanities, as well as search and analysis tools that enhance this content. The platform provides users the ability to search the right content and find relevant information -- whether that information is found in international journals, open access resources, books, patents, proceedings or Web sites.
CSIR and its 10,000 scientists across 45 labs in India will now have easy access to Thomson's Scientific's ISI Web of Knowledge, allowing all users to cross-search complementary resources, enhancing CSIR drive for more precise and meaningful research that will further the overall development of science and technology in the country.
Speaking on the occasion, Vin Caraher, president & CEO of Thomson
Scientific said, "We have worked very hard to establish our strong
reputation in India for delivering high-quality solutions, and we will
continue to do so. Today's announcement reiterates Thomson Scientific's
dedication and underscores our commitment to I
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