ISI Web of Science, part of the ISI Web of Knowledge can be used to find references that cite a particular author or journal article. This is called a cited reference search.

  • Start at the Bio-Medical Library homepage:
  • Choose S from the Health Indexes/Databases alphabetical list, then click on Science Citation Index Expanded


Once you are in the ISI Web of Knowledge interface, click on the Cited Reference Search link at the top of the page:



Fill in the Cited Reference Form with the author name and journal abbreviation or date of publication. Then, click Search:



Next, select the citation that matches the article you need to find and click on Finish Search:



The Results page will show all of the citations (since 1975) that have cited this particular work:




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