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Journal title lists:
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Journal backfiles collections:
Journal backfiles provide access to historical records published prior to 1995, some of which go back to Volume 1, Issue 1.
- Elsevier Backfiles – articles from journals published by Elsevier prior to 1995; includes society titles where electronic rights have been granted
- Urban & Fisher Archives – articles in the life & health sciences published under the renowned Urban & Fischer imprint from the 1960s to 2000
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Journal collections & editions title lists:
- Freedom Collection 2018-2022 – available to ScienceDirect Complete academic customers only; offers access to additional non-subscribed Elsevier journal content; excludes Cell Press, Lancet and Clinics titles, and some third-party publishers and societies
- Subject Collections offer a cost-effective way for ScienceDirect Complete customers to gain additional access to deep content in a specific field
- Mathematics Subject Collection – includes 16 of Elsevier’s most highly ranked mathematical journals
- Titles included or excluded from one or more discounted packages in 2021 – subject to change; electronic rights for any title can change as determined by the publisher or society
- College Editions – titles available in the three college editions collections: health & life sciences; physical sciences; and social & behavioral sciences
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- Corporate Edition – specifically designed for research & development groups working in industry and the for-profit sector; excludes Cell Press journals, third party and select society titles, transferred titles and titles published prior to 1995
- Government Edition – specially designed for research groups within government departments, agencies and ministries, as well as non-profit research organizations; excludes Cell Press journals, third party and select society titles, transferred titles and titles published prior to 1995
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*Additional information for current Freedom Collection customers:
Customers who subscribed to the Freedom Collection prior to 2013 should retain access to The Lancet, The Lancet Infectious Diseases, The Lancet Neurology and The Lancet Oncology for the duration of their subscription.
Book title lists:
- All book titles available on ScienceDirect
- Book series volumes, including handbook series
- Major Reference Works (MRWs)
- Frontlist titles for 2021*
- Frontlist titles for 2022*
- Complete listing of all individually sold books
- Books by their subject categories on ScienceDirect
- Book titles no longer available for purchase on ScienceDirect – for purchases made prior to December 31, 2014
* Expected publishing dates on frontlist titles are subject to change.
Book collection & edition lists:
- Freedom Collection Books 2021
- Freedom Collection Books 2022
- All Access Books and Focus Collections
- Educational Textbooks Collections
- College Edition Book Collection - Health and Life Sciences
- College Edition Book Collection - Physical Sciences
- College Edition Book Collection - Social and Behavioral Sciences
- Corporate Edition Book Collection
- Elsevier Masson French Health Sciences Collection
- Spanish Language eBooks Collection
- German Medical eBooks Collection
Backlist book title lists:
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- Backlist for 2017
- Backlist for 2016
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- Backlist for 2014
- Backlist for 2013
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- Backlist for 2006 and older years
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