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Elsevier’s ScienceDirect database offers a range of publications from foundational science to new and novel research. This large collection of scientific, technical, and medical publications, covering a range of disciplines including Social Sciences and Humanities subjects.

Subject Collections

The content is split into four main subject collections:

Physical Science and Engineering - including Chemical Engineering; Chemistry; Computer Science; Earth & Planetary Science; Enengy; Engineering; Material Science; Mathematics; and Physics and Astronomy.

Life Sciences - including Agriculture and Biological Sciences; Biochemistry; Genetics and Molecular Biology; Environmental Science; Immunology and Microbiology; and Neuroscience.

Health Sciences - including Medicine and Dentistry; Nursing and Health Professions; Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science; and Veterinary Science and Veterinary Medicine.

Social Sciences and Humanities - including Arts and Humanities; Business, Management and Accounting; Decision Science; Economics, Econometrics and Finance; Psychology, and Social Science.


e-Journals: ScienceDirect gives you access to over 3,800 peer-reviewed scientific, technical and health journals that span 24 major scientific disciplines.

e-Books; ScienceDirect covers 24 subject collections across disciplines such as biochemistry, genetics and molecular biology, chemistry, clinical medicine, engineering and veterinary medicine.

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