This is a college-managed resource. Last updated 6 June 2018.

From the vendor:

AccessScience is an authoritative and dynamic online resource that contains incisively written, high-quality reference material that covers all major scientific disciplines. An award-winning gateway to scientific knowledge, it offers links to primary research material, videos and exclusive animations, plus specially designed curriculum maps for teachers. With these and other online features, AccessScience is continually expanding the ways it can demonstrate and explain core, trustworthy scientific information in a way that inspires and guides users to deeper knowledge.


The platform can be customized with institutional logo and URL by logging into the Subscriber Services Portal. If you do not know your login credentials, please contact the vendor's tech support. Contact info can be found in the Vendors directory in ERMA.

Access Details: 
Unlimited Authorized Users, Unlimited Concurrent Access, IP Authentication, Remote Access
Content Types: 
eBooks, Full-Text, Serials

MARC Records

MARC Records: 

MARC records are not available, but metadata is available in XML format. To request a complete, current copy of the XML file, and/or to set up monthly delivery of updates by FTP, please contact the vendor's tech support directly. Contact information can be found in the Vendors directory in ERMA.

Usage Stats


As of August 2017, admin accounts and all admin data from December 2013 onward are hosted on the MHE SAMS Sigma platform. Once logged in, select your institution's name from the drop-down menu in the top-right corner, and then a new menu item ("Reports") will appear at the bottom of the nav menu in the left sidebar. For more information, please see the vendor's admin user guide linked below.

User Guide for Organization Administrators

Legacy data from prior to December 2013 is no longer available online.

For legacy admin data, and for assistance with the SAMS Sigma admin platform and other usage stats support issues, please contact the vendor directly. Contact information for the vendor can be found in the Vendors directory in ERMA.