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Wednesday, July 01, 2009

WorldWideScience adds new discovery, sharing features

U.S. Department of Energy Office of Scientific and Technical Information, Find and share global research with new tools at, press release, June 26, 2009.

You can now quickly hone your research results list to the documents you need and then share them via social networking sites using the new features at This free online science gateway to global databases now offers clustering of results by publication and author, as well as by topic and date. This enhancement allows you to quickly narrow a results list from the databases ...

Using a quick share tool, you can add your results to social networking sites to discuss and share with friends and colleagues. In addition, you can easily bookmark your search topic as well as set up weekly alerts. has been upgraded for increased speed and improved relevance ranking. searches more than 375 million pages of research information in real time via a single query. ...

See also our past posts on WorldWideScience.