Scopus

Scopus is the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature: scientific journals, books and conference proceedings. Delivering a comprehensive overview of the world's research output in the fields of science, technology, medicine, social sciences, and arts and humanities, Scopus features smart tools to track, analyze and visualize research. Scopus includes: 

  • 39.5+ million post-1995 records, including references (84% include abstracts)
  • 24+ million pre-1996 records going back as far as 1823
  • Over 21,500 peer-reviewed journals, of which more than 3,500 are full Gold Open Access
  • More than 131,000 books
  • Including monographs, edited volumes, major reference works and graduate level text books
  • Focuses on social sciences and arts & humanities, but also includes science, technology & medicine (STM)
  • More than 540 book series
  • Over 7.5 million Conference papers
  • Over 320 trade publications
  • Articles-in-press (i.e., articles that have been accepted for publication) from over 3,750 titles from international publishers, including Cambridge University Press, the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), Nature Publishing Group, Springer, Wiley-Blackwell and, of course, Elsevier. For more info, brochures, guides please visit the resource library.