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Definition: Scopus

Scopus is the world’s largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature and quality web sources. Read more

Why create a Scopus account?

Scopus has free personal accounts that will allow you to save searches and save lists of documents. It also helps you to manage (add, edit and delete) your alerts better.


Create a Scopus account

  • Click Databases A-Z list

  • Scroll to & click Scopus

  • Click Register

  • Complete the form
  • Click Register


Set up e-mail alerts in Scopus

  • Once logged into Scopus, type your search query
  • Click Search

  • On results list, click Set alert

  • Complete form

  • Click Save

  • Click Alerts to manage alerts


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