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SciVal: Home

Overview on using SciVal at LLUH, a research performance assessment tool.

This guide

Welcome!  Use this guide to understand how to use SciVal.  Questions or suggestions?  Please send the reference librarians an email.

In This Guide

What is SciVal?


Modules and what they do

Access SciVal

Data Source




Access SciVal

SciVal uses the username and password for other Elsevier products (such as SciencDirect or Elsevier journals).  If you do not have access to other Elsevier products, you will need to first register:

To access SciVal, you have to create your own login while you are on campus using this link:  (click on Register Now).  After creating your login, you can access the product here, or from the library Database A - Z page.  When you are off campus, you will first be asked to login with your LLU email login and then you will have to login with your personal SciVal login.

What is SciVal?


Modules and what they do


This module gives you a high-level overview of the research performance of LLUH, other institutions, countries, groups of researchers, and subject areas.


Compare, with in-depth analyses, and benchmark by combining a flexible set of entities (institutions, researchers, groups of researchers, topics and research areas) and metrics.


Explore the collaboration network of LLUH and other institutions to find new collaborations and to evaluate current and potential collaboration partners.


Get current scientific trends to determine a new research strategy, find collaboration opportunities and rising stars.


Create visually rich reports specifically tailored to support your area's research strategy.