R&D Solutions

Data and Solutions that accelerate and improve high value R&D decisions in Life Sciences, Chemicals, Oil & Gas and Academic segments

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Knowledge Drives Innovation

Through access to trusted data and tools, Elsevier R&D Solutions helps customers to accelerate R&D outcomes and uncover insights that lead to breakthrough discoveries that change the world. Find out how.

Accelerate and Improve R&D Decisions and Outcomes

Elsevier R&D Solutions is a portfolio of tools designed to solve the critical needs of researchers, engineers, educators and R&D professionals in the sciences, technology and commercial enterprise.

A mix of trusted content and innovative technology assets, Elsevier R&D Solutions helps companies to invent, commercialize and bring to market new ideas and products with improved agility, speed and efficiency.

Pharma & Life Sciences

Elsevier facilitates drug discovery & development from target identification to post-market surveillance, providing researchers with tools to find the most useful data, interpret it and take the most effective action.

Oil & Gas

Elsevier provides analytical tools that uncover data insights so Oil & Gas companies can make better investment decisions, educate the next generation of geoscientists, build cost efficiencies and more. 


Elsevier supports Chemical companies to develop new compounds and improve upon existing ones, while efficiently managing costs and regulations — positioning themselves for lasting success. 

Education & Research

Elsevier empowers students, faculty and researchers to acquire essential skills, accomplish groundbreaking research and build successful careers, through access to innovative workflow solutions that help drive better decisions and yield sharper insights.

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