How to find relevant and authoritative research

About this video

Researching is an ongoing task that requires extensive knowledge. In this module, we look at how to quickly find relevant and authoritative research and keep up to date with the latest developments in an area.

Upon completion of this module, you will be able to:

  • Conduct a basic search
  • Save searches and set up alerts 
  • Download and export your searches



Note: The learning materials of this module are completely free and hosted on Canvas learning platform. By clicking on the link above, you will be led to Scopus Academy’s landing page where you can find more information on how to access this free module and get your certificate upon completion.

About the presenter

Scopus Academy

Scopus delivers a comprehensive view on the world of research. It is a source-neutral abstract and citation database curated by independent subject matter experts. Trusted by universities and ranking organizations worldwide, Scopus provides powerful discovery and analytics tools.
Scopus Academy is a self-paced, online introductory Scopus training designed to support researchers and students to learn how to confidently leverage Scopus to conduct basic and advanced search, evaluate research, find collaborators, and more.