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Remote Access to Library Resources

Access to Library Resources when off-campus

Creating your personal account in Web of Science

As an Clarivate product, you only need to create an account with Web of Science if you haven’t already done so with EndNote.

Follow these steps to set up an Web of Science account.

  1. Click on the Web of Science link above to access Web of Science and authenticate as a KUMC affiliate.
  2. Click on Sign In and then Register in the top right corner of the screen.

              Web of Science Sign In

  1. Provide your email and you will receive an email from Web of Science to confirm your email address.

              Web of Science email registration

              Web of Science email verification

  1. Now, fill in the required information, agree to the terms of service, and click Register.

              Web of Science Registration

  1. Subsequently, use the Sign In link in the top right corner of Web of Science. You will see your name at the top and can access your personal account settings via the dropdown arrow.

              Web of Science Personal Settings

Saving searches in Web of Science

  1. Click on the Web of Science link at the top of this page to access the database and authenticate as a KUMC affiliate.
  2. Click the Sign In link in the top right corner and access your personal account. Enter your desired search.
  3. From the search results screen, select your search in the search history menu and then click Create an alert.
    • Creating a name is required. Deselecting the email alert option will save the search but not send email updates.


  1. To view your saved searches in the future, click Saved searches and alerts.


  1. Here, you can change the notification frequency, set alert status to Inactive to stop the email alerts, or delete the alert. undefined