World Scientific

Available at : Online Access
Off-campus Access Rights : P - PolyU Staff/Students only
Terms and Conditions

World Scientific database, formerly called WorldSciNet, provides access to full text of journals and ebooks published by World Scientific.

Subject coverage:

  • Architecture / Building Management
  • Asian Studies
  • Business & Management
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Economics & Finance
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Environmental Science
  • Life Sciences / Biology
  • Materials Science
  • Mathematics
  • Medicine
  • Nanotechnology & Nanoscience
  • Nonlinear Science, Chaos & Dynamical Systems
  • Physics and Astronomy
  • Popular & General Science
  • Social Sciences

To check the full-text availability of individual journal titles, please visit the Journal A-Z page.


Important Notes:

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