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E-Books at the University of Kentucky Libraries: ScienceDirect

ScienceDirect

About this Resource

Access to the full-text of Elsevier and other journals.

Use & Download Info

Format

  • Documents available online in HTML or PDF format, and downloadable as PDFs.

Software requirements

  • PDF reader such as Adobe Reader required for PDFs.

Mobile options

  • Users of ScienceDirect accessing journal articles on a mobile device must use Mendeley.

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Other Usage Info

As part of the continuous effort to protect ScienceDirect’s extensive content from bot activity and abuse:

On the search results page, ScienceDirect limits the number of PDF downloads to 100 documents per day
ScienceDirect requests you sign in to your ScienceDirect account to download:

  • Multiple documents from the journal issue page
  • More than 10 documents from the search results page
  • Recommended articles which may be offered in a modal window on the article page
  • Special issues in-full on the related article page

Multiple document download is not available for pre-paid transactional accounts. If you are using a pre-paid transactional account, download documents individually.

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