Database Information


Scirus is the most comprehensive science-specific search engine on the Internet. Driven by the latest search engine technology, Scirus searches science-specific Web pages, enabling you to quickly pinpoint scientific, scholarly, technical and medical data on the Web, find the latest reports, peer-reviewed articles, patents, pre- prints and journals that other search engines miss, and offers unique functionalities designed for scientists and researchers. Scirus is freely searchable; current faculty, staff and students can identify their campus affiliation in the Search Preferences to obtain online access to their library's subscribed materials.

Content Types:
Patents and Trademarks

Resource Type:
Search Engine/Portal

Access Restrictions:
Open access. Go to Search Preferences and select the Library Partners link for University of Houston Libraries to obtain online access to library subscriptions.