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ELSEVIER 2021 TEACHING & LEARNING Customer Testimonial

I mainly use ScienceDirect to source e-journals for teaching and research for myself and my students. My students also access ScienceDirect e-journals for their chemistry assignments and laboratory practical reports preparations through the university’s computers.

Nkululeko Damoyi, Associate Professor, Mangosuthu University of Technology, South Africa

ELSEVIER 2021 TEACHING & LEARNING Customer Testimonial

I use a lot of content from ScienceDirect and Scopus for my students to provide them insights about recent theories/practices. It helped develop their research skills, content development skills, and writing skills.

Hardik Shah, Associate Professor, Nirma University, India

ELSEVIER 2021 TEACHING & LEARNING Customer Testimonial

ScienceDirect not only provides access to quality scientific literature but also material for fundamental and conceptual understanding. I always find the sources credible and enjoy navigating it.

Sudarshan Kurwadkar, Professor, California State University, Fullerton, USA

ELSEVIER 2021 TEACHING & LEARNING Customer Testimonial

So far, ScienceDirect and Scopus help us a lot during research and preparing our graduate-level courses. We still depend on recommended textbooks in preparing undergraduate-level courses.

Veinardi Suendo, Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, Institut Teknologi Bandung, Indonesia

ELSEVIER 2021 TEACHING & LEARNING Customer Testimonial

ScienceDirect is a crucial component of my research. My students and I use it often to find relevant papers and stay up to date. Scopus is critical in assessing the quality and impact of my research.

Afef Fekih, Professor, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, USA

ELSEVIER 2021 TEACHING & LEARNING Customer Testimonial

[Elsevier’s solutions are useful for] finding literature and information literacy training.

Grace Msoffe, Library Leader, Sokioine University of Agriculture, Tanzania

ELSEVIER 2021 TEACHING & LEARNING Customer Testimonial

Our scientists and students are using ScienceDirect, Scopus and Reaxys. ScienceDirect gives them access to full text of current literature … Scopus is a great tool to analyze sources of knowledge.

Elzbieta Wanczyk, Librarian, Wroclaw University of Technology, Poland

ELSEVIER 2021 TEACHING & LEARNING Customer Testimonial

The interoperability of ScienceDirect and Scopus with Mendeley is a huge boon for postgrad students [and we encourage them to use these products]. The analysis tools in Scopus help me to explain to students how to check for trends … for literature surveys.

The Elsevier representatives that assist with webinars for our lecturers are great and make me look good.

Stephen Visagie, Librarian, Namibia University of Science and Technology, Namibia

ELSEVIER 2021 TEACHING & LEARNING Customer Testimonial

We are a university that carries out education and research activities in the field of medicine and health sciences.

ScienceDirect content suits us quite well. Our users already know ScienceDirect. As librarians, we explain how they can use it more effectively in their research.

Kubra Zayim, Bezmialem Vakif Universitesi, Turkey

ELSEVIER 2021 TEACHING & LEARNING Customer Testimonial

Elsevier supports [us in a] multidimensional way. It allows access of e-journals and e-books to students and faculties. Scopus identifies the rank and positions through citations and other metrics among other institutions. The publishing support to our faculties and scholars is amazing. The open content [is] also beneficial to the academic fraternity.

O. P. Saini, Library Leader, Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University

Elsevier ScienceDirect Books Customer Review

5/5 Stars

In a few sentences please share how you use books on ScienceDirect

I use books and research papers for my reference in college projects and in my personal research.

In a few sentences please share what you see as ScienceDirect’s advantages?

Availability of vast content.

Elsevier ScienceDirect Books Customer Review

5/5 Stars

In a few sentences please share how you use books on ScienceDirect

I love to use it to get certain specific information but sometimes I use it to learn the overall of the material and getting the big picture in mind for further learning.

In a few sentences please share what you see as ScienceDirect’s advantages?

I can find a lot of specific information because of how complete the books are and it certainly helped when I’m in a hurry and can’t read the books from the first page.

Elsevier ScienceDirect Customer Testimonial

I am using ScienceDirect and Scopus to stay abreast with articles published in my field. I found both the platform where the best like-minded people put up their work for peer review and wider acceptance. I encourage my post-graduate and graduate students to do literature search only on these platforms for their dissertation, mini-projects and other assignments.

Dharmendra Mandaliya, Professor, L.D. College of Engineering, Ahmedabad, India

Elsevier ScienceDirect Customer Testimonial

ScienceDirect and Scopus have been very significant to my research work and also serve as an aid in my teaching plan and design of new courses. It also serves as a database for information to my students and me as well.

Damenortey Akwada, Senior Lecturer, Cape Coast Technical University, Ghana

Elsevier ScienceDirect Customer Review

5/5 Stars

Please describe how you use ScienceDirect topic pages

I type the key words and go through the previews of the papers that appear. Then I find the relevant one and click to log in and open the whole paper.

Would you recommend topic pages, and if so, why?

It is my 3rd year at University and Science-Direct helped me billions of times to find relevant paper whatever was my assignment or lecture topic. Easy to use and contains huge variety of articler. Provided access with large variety of articles when you log in with your organisation.

Elsevier ScienceDirect Customer Review

5/5 Stars

Please describe how you use ScienceDirect topic pages

I use the topic pages to find quick links to interesting articles.

Would you recommend topic pages, and if so, why?

Yes, because is very useful to find more information about a topic.

Elsevier ScienceDirect Customer Review

5/5 Stars

Please describe how you use ScienceDirect topic pages

For teaching,research and writing.

Would you recommend topic pages, and if so, why?

Definitely. They are precise, sufficiently vast and reliable.

Elsevier ScienceDirect Customer Testimonial

It helped me achieving the knowledge of a complicated topic more effectively and without confusing me. I am thankful to the entire team for providing such useful and authentic information at one click.

Student, Educational Institution

Elsevier ScienceDirect Customer Testimonial

After reading the available information, I was able to understand much better what they were, how are them composed and their applications in various fields.

José Luis Dueñas Mena, Student, Instituto Politécnico Nacional

Elsevier ScienceDirect Customer Testimonial

This page was comprehensive, very clear and precise for my query.

Venkataraghavan Ragunathan, Student, Alagappa College of Technology, Anna University

Elsevier ScienceDirect Customer Testimonial

The various research papers both provided excellent (and accredited) sources that helped me build my information bank. Having many sources in one page helped me quickly understand and introduce the topic in my paper.

Momena Khatoon, Student, City College of New York

Elsevier ScienceDirect Customer Testimonial

This page is amazing… Since I started using it, it has become my first option because I can find recent and reliable information.

Isa Delgado, Student, Escuela Superior Politécnica Agropecuaria de Manabí Manuel Félix López

Elsevier ScienceDirect Customer Testimonial

They are a source of trusted knowledge

Student, State & Local Government

Elsevier ScienceDirect Customer Testimonial

An ebook has more room to cover material, for people getting into new problems these are ideal since they cover details that are assumed to be known in journals.

Oscar Sánchez Jiménez, Graduate Student, INSA Rouen Normandie

Elsevier ScienceDirect Customer Testimonial

This topic page gave me informative information for better understanding of articles

Technical Support, Small Business Energy & Utilities Company

Elsevier ScienceDirect Customer Testimonial

A topic page can give me good references on the research that interests me

Associate Professor, Educational Institution

Elsevier ScienceDirect Customer Review

5/5 Stars

Please describe how you use ScienceDirect topic pages

Mainly for our research activities we try to find similar manuscripts with keywords

Would you recommend topic pages, and if so, why?

Yes, for all of the reseachers , it is very useful

Elsevier ScienceDirect Books Customer Testimonial

Topic pages represent a handy way of finding reviews for a first approach of a topic. They are useful also because they provide free access

Gérard MAUCO, Professor, Emeritus professor at Université de Poitiers

Elsevier ScienceDirect Customer Testimonial

eBooks provide more systematic knowledge than articles scattered in journals.

Qian Wan, Contractor, BaseLine Chromtech

Elsevier ScienceDirect Customer Statistic

4/5 Stars



78% organizations rated their overall experience with ScienceDirect topic pages as 4 stars or higher.




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