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We are is committed to web accessibility, which includes embedding assistive technology in many of our products. We strive to meet all guidelines established by the World Wide Web Consortium and the U.S. Section 508 Standards of the Federal Rehabilitation Act, as well as similar standards enacted by countries around the globe.
A Voluntary Product Accessibility Template (VPAT) or Accessibility Conformance Report (ACR) is a standard document that helps assess the accessibility of a Elsevier product. It contains detailed information about a product’s conformance with accessibility standards (i.e. WCAG 2.1, Section 508, etc.) and accessibility-related features such as its support for assistive technology.
Please email [email protected](opens in new tab/window) to report an accessibility issue with an Elsevier product or if you have any questions or feedback related to the accessibility of our platforms. Our dedicated Accessibility team will get back to you within two working days.
As a librarian, you have a vital role in empowering your patrons with seamless access to cutting-edge research and academic resources. To cater to your diverse needs, we offer a range of access methods suitable for different ways of working. Here is a brief overview of the available options:
Get information on usage reports and access the Elsevier AdminTool, COUNTER reports, the SUSHI data exchange protocol and E-PIC(opens in new tab/window), which provides a view on your institution's engagement with Elsevier’s research content and tools.
We offer complimentary high-quality MARC records through OCLC® for books purchased on ScienceDirect. Please note, MARC records are not available for ScienceDirect journals.
To receive MARC records, complete a one-time setup for data exchange and delivery via OCLC WorldShare Collection Manager. Once set up, your WorldCat library will continuously update with ScienceDirect holdings, and you'll receive automatic MARC deliveries (new, updated, and deleted records) reflecting changes in your ScienceDirect holdings. This ensures your catalog aligns with your ScienceDirect subscription without the need for individual MARC orders per book or collection.