Elsevier is a leader in information and analytics for customers across the global research and health ecosystems

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Our mission

Lead the way in advancing science, technology and health.

We help institutions and professionals advance healthcare, open science and improve performance for the benefit of humanity. Combining content with technology, supported by operational efficiency, we turn information into actionable knowledge. Elsevier empowers knowledge which empowers those who use it.

Elsevier. Empowering Knowledge.

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Our business


Elsevier, the modern publishing business, was founded in 1880.


Elsevier is a global business headquartered in Amsterdam with offices worldwide.


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Our initiatives

Corporate social responsibility

We are proud of our unique contributions to sustainability development, in partnership with our global research and health communities.

Open science

The latest information on Elsevier's activities related to open science.


We work with partners to develop new approaches to big challenges.

International Center for the Study of Research

The mission of the International Center for the Study of Research is to advance research evaluation in all fields of knowledge production.

Inclusion & Diversity Board

Improving gender balance in academic research globally.



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Industry standards

Elsevier is a leader in initiatives that drive the way information is reviewed, validated, archived and disseminated.


Elsevier works in partnership with the research community, librarians, funders and other stakeholders to develop policies to help our customers and clarify our position on key issues.