The Main Library of AGH University of Science and Technology

ScienceDirect (Elsevier)

Science Direct is a multidysciplinary, full-text database published by Elsevier, covering disciplines such as: 

  • physical sciences and engineering
  • life sciences
  • health sciences
  • social sciences and humanities


Under the national academic licence AGH University has access to electronic journals (current issues and archives) and books on Science Direct platform. The licence provides access to 1,819 journals, including 1,638 current journals with archives since 1995 and 181 archival journals, as well as all 19 journals from the Cell group  and 4 journals from the Lancet group.

The list of journals taken out from the academic licence in 2019

Starting in 2022, seven journals have been transferred from ScienceDirect's national license to Mark Allen Group (MAG). The list of titles transferred to MAG


Archives are available for AGH university network users on INFONA Science Communication Portal.


The e-book collection includes selected monographs, book series and handbooks published between 2011 and 2015. 

Information (in Polish) regarding the available collections of journals and books can be found here.


Any comments or questions can be sent to the Reference Department, e-mail: oin[at][dot]pl.