Harness knowledge from science history

Over 3,000 ScienceDirect Legacy eBooks were recently added to ScienceDirect, with content now available in 5 new subject areas. Collections include previously hard to find or out of print science classics. This brings the total number of Legacy eBooks revived and released on ScienceDirect close to 13,000 across 20 subject collections.

Give your patrons access to these important historical works necessary for well-founded research. Easily search and discover important information relevant to today’s research, like patent information, scientific methods and much more.

Legacy eBooks—many authored by Nobel Laureates—are available in the following subject areas:

  • Agricultural and Biological Sciences
  • Arts and Humanities—NEW
  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology
  • Biomedical Science and Medicine
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science—NEW
  • Earth and Planetary Sciences
  • Economics, Econometrics and Finance—NEW
  • Energy
  • Engineering
  • Environmental Science
  • Immunology and Microbiology—NEW
  • Materials Science
  • Mathematics—NEW
  • Neuroscience
  • Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science
  • Physics and Astronomy
  • Psychology
  • Social Sciences

Download the list of recently added Legacy titles

Learn more about the Legacy Collections

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