Research Intelligence

Answering the most pressing challenges researchers and research managers face.

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Research Intelligence

Elsevier's Research Intelligence solutions answer the most pressing challenges researchers and research managers face, with innovative solutions that improve an institution's and individual's ability to establish, execute and evaluate research strategy and performance.

We work in collaborative partnership to meet your specific needs using SciVal tools, the Pure system, rich data assets, and custom Analytical Services.

Our solution supports the three primary pillars of strategic research management workflow by providing reliable data and information to facilitate better decision making.

Enable research

  • Develop strategy
  • Identify & recruit researchers
  • Secure funding
  • Establish partnership
  • Manage facilities

Conduct research

  • Search, discover, read, review
  • Collaborate, network
  • Experiment
  • Analyze, synthesize

Share research

  • Manage data
  • Publish and disseminate
  • Commercialize
  • Promote

Research Intelligence in action

A selection of infographics using our data, metrics and tools. Where will the data take you?

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Gender in the Global Research Landscape

Analysis of research performance through a gender lens – across 20 years, 12 geographies, and 27 subject areas

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Products & services

We offer a comprehensive portfolio of research management solutions designed to assess research strengths and inform decision making at each stage of the research lifecycle:



Ready-to-use tools to analyze the world of research, and establish, execute and evaluate the best strategies for your research organization



Comprehensive research information management system to enable evidence-based decisions, promote collaboration, simplify administration and optimize impact.

Analytical Services

Analytical Services

Customized analysis, reports and services to meet your research management needs

SciVal Funding

SciVal Funding

Helps researchers, administrators and research development professionals find new funding opportunities

Reviewer Finder

Expert Lookup

Expert Lookup helps you identify scientific experts in minutes.



The largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed scientific literature.

Supporting tools


A free reference manager and academic social network to help organize research, collaborate with others online, and discover the latest research.

Case Studies

Institutions around the world use Elsevier's Research Intelligence tools to answer the most pressing challenges that their researchers and research managers face.

Here are some of their stories

Latest news

Gender balance in research: new analytical report reveals uneven progress

Elsevier examines research performance through a gender lens in global, cross-disciplinary study.

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The “miracle method”: how CRISPR is changing biological research

The controversial gene editing technique CRISPR could help scientists solve antimicrobial resistance, cure genetic diseases and much more.

Check out the full CRISPR Infographic here

Using research to build resilience: the science of disaster science

Research on dealing with natural disasters has increased in the last five years, but work remains to turn more scientific findings into life-saving policies

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4th Apr 2017
SciVal & Scopus® European User Conference
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

5th Apr 2017
THE Young Universities Summit
Brisbane, Australia

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