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Scopus is designed to serve the information needs of researchers, educators, students, librarians and administrators across the higher education community. Scopus provides precise entry points to authoritative peer-reviewed literature and authors in the fields of science, technology, medicine, social sciences, and the arts and humanities.

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Scopus supports researchers and authors with:

  • Searching for relevant topics/articles during the literature review phase

  • Deciding where to publish — analyze the top journals and authors in your discipline

  • Finding information to support your grant proposal or other funding applications

  • Exploring how many citations an article or author has received, and identifying potential collaborators

  • Discovering who is citing you

  • Using APIs to showcase citation counts for your work

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Scopus for Authors features

Scopus supports editors and reviewers with:

  • Identifying and contacting potential new editorial board members

  • Evaluating an author's previously published work

  • Finding and evaluating referees and authors to review papers or contribute to special thematic issues

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  • Monitoring journal trends; for example, comparing the current scope of a journal with citation patterns to see if a shift has occurred

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Scopus for Editors features

Scopus supports educators and students with:

  • Finding resources to complement course materials, such as locating new articles or images to enhance lectures and engage students' interest

  • Identifying articles to inform the literature review process and support the development of research papers and theses

  • Uncover literature in adjacent disciplines to foster interdisciplinary exploration

  • Help students understand the scholarly conversation of a topic through reference lists and cited articles

Scopus for Educators features

Scopus supports librarians with:

  • Providing users with a global, comprehensive abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed publications

  • Linking quickly and accurately to full-text articles to optimize the research and learning experience

  • Increasing the visibility of and access to other library resources

  • Informing collection management decisions through analysis of highly-cited articles and journals

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Scopus for Librarian features

Scopus supports research administrators with:

  • Assessing the scientific output of individual researchers or of your institution as a whole

  • Allocating financial resources to researchers or departments by tracking impact

  • Checking a researcher or a tenure candidate's production, citations and h-index, and comparing them to others in the same subject area

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Customer Stories

University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC)

UNMC’s librarians encourage students and researchers to leverage Scopus at every stage of their career.

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University of California, Davis Health Care

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University of California, Irvine

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