Do you need to find the right references for an assignment, monitor a research topic or trend, identify the top researchers in a particular field or track the success of your own research? Abertay Library helps make your research pursuit easier through access to Scopus, the largest abstract and indexing database of peer-reviewed literature. Use Scopus to find and evaluate research, no matter what your area of interest.
Both IP and Shibboleth authentication have been set up for this resource in order to make on and off-campus access easier. This means that if you don't use the authenticated link and go directly to Scopus, you'll still be recognised as an Abertay user on-campus (via our IP range) but would have to select Institutional/Shibboleth login when attempting to access off-campus. We always recommend using the Library authenticated links provided.
The first time you login on-campus, you will see the screen below. Select the 'Nesli Abertay University, Athens + Shibboleth' option and check the 'Remember this organisation' box so that you won't see this screen next time. Click continue and enter your network username and password:
The publisher recommends following these five simple steps to get the most out of Scopus:
You can view how many times an article in LibrarySearch has been cited in Scopus - look out for the Citations section in the Details screen (click on the article title to see this screen) Under the Citations section you'll get the option to find sources 'citing this' article or sources 'cited in this' article. Click on the red links to view a list of items in LibrarySearch. You can also view the citation in Scopus itself.