Corporate Edition

Corporate Edition allows companies of all sizes and from every industry to choose from the widest possible range of content. It ensures that your organization gets the most complete picture of today's research, stays current on critical developments, and gets innovations to market faster.

Benefits of Corporate Edition

ScienceDirect Corporate Edition features content from 26 disciplines and over 2,500 Elsevier journals. It is designed to:

  • Support your organization's strategic research priorities with access to the latest information
  • Improve researcher productivity with tools that make finding the most relevant content fast and easy
  • Assist in evidence-based decisions through robust and reliable access to trusted peer-reviewed content
  • Help gain insights into user behavior through analyzing COUNTER-compliant usage reports

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Intended for

Companies of any size

Content Collection

Over 2,500 journals published by Elsevier since 1995.
Note: Excludes Cell Press journals, third-party titles, transferred titles, titles published prior to 1995 and some society titles
For a detailed list of up-to-date content, see Journal Title Information

Additional Content Options

Corporate Edition Backfiles
Access to pre-1995 issues, where available
Books on ScienceDirect Corporate EditionBook content back to 1995. Includes access to over 9,500 books or volumes, including new titles as they are released.
Note: The book series Methods in Enzymology is excluded from this option and is available as a separate subscription.
For a detailed list of up-to-date book content, see Book Title Information
xPharm is also available as an additional subscription.


Browse and search journal and book content on ScienceDirect.

Download full-text articles and selected book chapters (PDF or HTML) as covered by your subscription.

View abstracts in references of HTML articles/chapters where available.


Full functionality of ScienceDirect is available, including full-text searching, CrossRef linking and personalization features.

Usage Reports

COUNTER-compliant reports available via the Usage Tool

Post-termination Access Rights

Access-only model (no archival rights after subscription expiration or cancellation)

Subscription Period

Calendar year and multi-year subscriptions are available


Based on the total number of users* and anticipated number of downloaded articles** per user per year.

Additional print subscriptions are available at deeply discounted rates.

Eligibility & Purchasing

*Minimum of 50 users who are involved, either directly or indirectly, in the research and development (R&D) efforts of a company. Ask your Account Manager for details about eligibility requirements.

**ScienceDirect tracks the number of articles downloaded each month by users at any given company to determine the reasonable number of articles required and that is most appropriate for an organization. Based on usage trends within a given year, combined with the total number of users during the same year, the price level may be adjusted for the following year.
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