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Scopus - Introduction

Click on the link above for notes on Scopus features and how to use them for successful searching.

Last updated February 22, 2018

The notes to help you search successfully using Scopus include:-

Types of Publication Indexed

Boolean Logic - AND, OR, AND NOT - and proximity searching using PRE and W

Wildcard and Truncation Symbols

Field Codes - to allow more accurate searching

Phrase Searching - make sure you follow the rules!

Viewing results


Selecting and Emailing Search Results   - choosing articles that interest you

Saving Searches - for future use

Email Alerts - to keep you up to date

Exporting results  - to EndNote

Online tutorials from Scopus

Additional videos  - on citation searching and saving references

Additional help is available from the Scopus Support Hub