ScienceDirect is an information resource for millions of researchers and scientists, holding more than a quarter of the world's electronic collection of science, technical, and medical full-text, peer-reviewed titles.  Most journal articles become available immediately after they are peer-reviewed and before the printed versions are issued.

Users have the following benefits:

  • Browse issues and tables of contents
  • Access and download articles (HTML & PDF format)
  • Links from references to other articles on ScienceDirect or other publishers' platforms
  • View abstracts of non-subscribed journals on ScienceDirect
  • Access several years of archived materials
  • Search on title, full text, author, keyword, year, etc.
  • Save a search
  • Receive email alerts
  • Set up a personal journal list

Additionally, they gain online access to multimedia features not available in print journals, such as video, audio and spreadsheet files.

NOTE: The library subscribes to 150 web-based ScienceDirect titles.  Users are able to access the full-text from only these 150 titles plus a collection of e-books.

Citations and full-text articles