AGH University Main Library

ScienceDirect (Elsevier)

The ScienceDirect platform provides access to:

  •  full-text articles from scientific journals published by Elsevier Science included in the modified collection of the Virtual Library of Science. According to the contract for 2022-2024, Elsevier's license includes journals from the Cell group (19 titles), the Lancet group (4 titles), and 7 Science Direct subject collections: Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology; Computer Science; Engineering; Health Sciences; Immunology and Microbiology; Mathematics; Physics and Astronomy. A total of 1,594 journals are available under the national license, including 1,229 current journals with archives since 1995 and 365 archival journals. The Elsevier license also includes a program that allows Polish authors to publish Open Access articles in hybrid journals.
  •  full-text articles from journals excluded from the Virtual LIbrary of Science, and purchased by AGH, included in the collections: Business, Management and Accounting, Chemical Engineering, Energy, Materials Science (2019-2023 coverage; in case of the journal Energy access from1995, Chemical Engineering Journal - from 1997).
  •  the national license also includes selected book packages purchased in 2015 and 2016: 1,712 monographs from 2013 and 2014, and 803 volumes of book series or handbook series (handbooks) from 2011-2015.

Detailed information about the journal and book collections available under the national license can be found on the Virtual Library of Science website.

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