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We can show you how to do expert searches, evaluate articles, and use additional advanced features in ScienceDirect.
ScienceDirect has over 2,000 full-text scholarly journals in science, technology, and medicine, as well as social sciences, arts, and humanities. Over 6 million articles are available, from 1995 to present.
ScienceDirect is best for: In-depth research.
Click the logo or the link in the upper left on this page, then login if you are off-campus. Or,
From the KCC Library website at library.kcc.hawaii.edu, click Find Articles:
Expand General Research, click the ScienceDirect logo or link, then login if you are off-campus:
For best results, start with Advanced Search:
To limit your search to articles that are available in full-text: Under Source, choose "Subscribed sources". Under Date Range, choose 1995 as the starting year (or later, if you want only the most current articles.) Enter your keywords in the Search box, and click the Search button:
Evaluate the results and add limits or change your keywords to refine your search. If you see white icons on the list, see the previous step for instructions on limiting to full-text articles. Select and email articles to yourself.