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Full-text articles in most journals published by Elsevier from 1995 to the present, covering sciences,  economic and social science, and some arts and humanities titles.

We also have access to older articles from 1896 onwards in the following subjects:

  • agricultural and biological sciences
  • economics, econometrics and finance
  • environmental science
  • social sciences

Please note some titles may be excluded from our agreement with this publisher. If you cannot access a title please complete our E-resources problem report form and we will investigate.

We also have access to a large number of e-books and reference works which have been individually purchased.

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You can save your references to EndNote in the following ways:

To export one reference at a time into EndNote online, follow these steps:

  1. After selecting the reference you wish to download, click Export Citation.
  2. Click Export Citation to RIS.
  3. Save the file as a RIS document.
  4. Import the file into EndNote Web using the ScienceDirect Import option.

If you are exporting more than one reference, you will need to find your articles through the Advanced Search function.

  1. After selecting the references you wish to download, click Export
  2. Choose the following option:
    - Export file: RIS (for EndNote, Reference Manager, ProCite)
  3. Click Export
  4. Save the file as a RIS document.
  5. Import the file into EndNote Web using the ScienceDirect Import option.

Find out more about saving references into EndNote online

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