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ScienceDirect – University of Reading

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Institutional login required to access this resource via a search engine when off-campus (once connected click on the Sign-in option at the top of the screen, select 'Other institution login', search for 'Reading' and login)


Full-text articles in journals published by Elsevier from 1995 to the present. We also have access to older articles in some subjects - indicated in the list below.

Covers sciences, economic and social science, and some arts and humanities titles.

Notable subject areas covered:

  • agricultural and biological sciences (articles from 1896 to present)
  • business, management and accounting
  • chemistry
  • computer science
  • decision sciences
  • earth and planetary sciences
  • economics, econometrics and finance (articles from 1896 to the present)
  • energy engineering
  • environmental science (articles from 1896 to the present)
  • immunology and microbiology
  • materials science
  • mathematics
  • neuroscience
  • nursing and health professions
  • pharmacology, toxicology and pharmaceutical science
  • physics and astronomy
  • psychology
  • social sciences (articles from 1896 to the present)

Help & guidance: 

Contact your subject liaison librarian for advice on using this resource

EndNote info: 

Direct export. For guidance on exporting citations from ScienceDirect see our Guide to using ScienceDirect (PDF)

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