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Scopus and SciVal

The University has invested in a range of database from Elsevier, which are available across the institution. The resources include Scopus, ScienceDirect and SciVal.

SciVal 

Scival

SciVal is a benchmarking tool that provides quantitative analyses of team or researcher performance, complementing the peer-review approach

Scival can be used to help address the following challenges:

  • Make informed decisions regarding recruitment, retention and promotion
  • Assess team and researcher performance across a flexible range of benchmarks and measures
  • Assign resources by applying quantitative metrics as part of the allocation assessment
  • Apply a wide variety of research indicators to guage return on investment
  • Simulate collaborative networks and what-if scenarios for cross-disciplinary and/or multi-national research
  • As a researcher, showcase your excellence to support funding and assessment exercises
  • Export and share the findings with other stakeholders

SciVal Access

URL

https://www.scival.com/customer/authenticate/loginfull 

Username

Create your own via the “Register” option or use any existing ID for an Elsevier project.

Password

As above

 

Scopus

Scopus

Scopus is the world’s largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature.

  • Contains 46 million records, 70% with abstracts
  • Nearly 19,500 titles from 5,000 publishers worldwide
  • Includes over 4.6 million conference papers
  • Provides 100% Medline coverage
  • Offers sophisticated tools to track, analyze and visualize research

To see how Scopus can help you in your work see the Why Scopus? section.

Scopus is the easiest way to get to relevant content fast. Tools to sort, refine and quickly identify results help you focus on the outcome of your work. You can spend less time mastering databases and more time on research.

To get all the details see the Facts & Figures page.

SciVerse Scopus Access

URL

http://www.scopus.com/

Username

Create your own via the “Register” option

Password

As above

 

ScienceDirect

ScienceDirect is a leading full-text scientific database offering journal articles and book chapters from more than 2,500 peer-reviewed journals and more than 11,000 books. There are currently more than 9.5 million articles/chapters, a content base that is growing at a rate of almost 0.5 million additions per year.
 
Elsevier has digitized as much of the pre 1995 journal owned-content as possible, bringing articles from as far back as 1823 (The Lancet) to the desktop. Never has in-depth literature searching been so comprehensive and easy to find. 

SciVerse ScienceDirect Access

URL

http://www.sciencedirect.com/

Username

Create your own via the “Register” option

Password

As above

 

For University-specific guidance see the A-Z List of Electronic Resources.

For handbooks and other material use Elsevier’s SciVal resources page.

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