Scopus is a database from Elsevier. Go to Scopus by clicking here.

It is a large abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature and quality web sources with smart tools to track, analyze and visualize research. It's designed to find the information scientists need. Quick, easy, and comprehensive, Scopus provides superior support for the literature research process Elsevier has approached the publisher of each journal to request whether they can source and index the abstract and references for each article. In most cases, Elsevier holds a subscription to the journal and publishers are aware that Elsevier is covering their titles. It is an Elsevier, rather than a multi-publisher initiative.

Using Scopus as a researcher you can:


  1. Nearly 36,377 titles from more than 11,678 international publishers
  2. 50 million records, of which:


For more information on Scopus see these tutorials.