Friday, August 22, 2008

Scopus Trial

Student and staff of JCU have trial access until 30th September to Scopus an abstract and citation database covering 15,000 peer-reviewed journals in the Life, Health, Physical and Social Sciences. Also covered are selected Open Access journals, Conference Proceedings,Trade Publications, Patents, Scientific Web pages and Book series.

The URL for Scopus is http://www.scopus.com/

A password is not required on campus, off campus access is available via Remote Access login to the library trials web page.

2 comments:

Anonymous said...

I've found Scopus extremely useful! Its cross ref features and analyzing tools are impressive and its search engine comparatively more powerful than many of the other databases we have access to. I'm hoping JCU continues the subscription, would def make my life easier :-)

Helen H said...

Thank you for you feedback I have passed it onto our Information Resources staff.