Elsevier, the modern publishing company, was founded in 1880.  It has evolved from a small Dutch publishing house that was devoted to classical scholarship into an international multimedia publishing company with over 20,000 products for educational and professional science and healthcare communities worldwide. Elsevier takes its name from the original House of Elzevir, the family publishing house that was founded in 1580.

Elsevier is the world-leading publisher of scientific, technical and medical information products and services. Working in partnership with the global science and health communities, Elsevier’s 7,000 employees in over 70 offices worldwide publish more than 2,000 journals and 1,900 new books per year. Elsevier also produces a suite of innovative electronic products, such as  ScienceDirect, MD Consult, Scopus, bibliographic databases, and online reference works. Around the world, millions of scientists and healthcare professionals depend on our products to achieve extraordinary results.

Products and Resources

  • Elsevier Books
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  • Elsevier Journals
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  • SciVerse
    Single search across ScienceDirect, Scopus and SciTopics
  • Scirus
    The most comprehensive scientific search engine
  • SciVal
    Research tools to evaluate, establish & execute effective research strategies
  • Cell
    High-impact life science research
  • MD Consult
    Answers to pressing clinical questions
  • Reaxys
    Fueling discovery for research chemists
  • Evolve
    E-learning for healthcare students and faculty
  • MEDai
    Improving the delivery of healthcare for payers and providers
  • TheLancet.com
    Leading medical research