Dialog is a unique, market-leading multidisciplinary content platform with a rich heritage. This powerful platform's simple interface enables easy access for every skill level. Precision searches across 1.3 billion records cover key disciplines including pharma biotech, engineering, patents, news and business, dissertations and theses.
Dialog points you to the critical information you need to make informed decisions and fuel new discoveries. Sources include scientific journal articles, abstracts, patents, newspapers and trade journals, conference papers, dissertations, theses and research reports. Using precision searches users can discover, monitor and analyse the information they need to solve critical problems, with pricing options designed to suit every budget.
Premium, multi-disciplinary content
Dialog provides search capabilities for 1.3 billion authoritative records (750,000 added daily), 450,000 eBooks, 20 million pages of newspapers, 69 bibliographic patent authorities, 33 full-text patent authorities and 140+ specialist online databases that are unavailable online.
Whether you’re engaged in pharmacovigilance, post-market product monitoring, competitor research, or just want to keep pace with the publications that cover your R&D topics, our easy-to-use Alerts Manager helps you stay informed and saves you valuable time.
Dialog’s precise search function sorts through 1.3 billion records on key topics, including pharma biotech, engineering, patents, news and business, dissertations and theses.
We offer flexible pricing models for content access designed to suit every budget and need—from subscription models to a range of transaction-based pricing options including commitment plans.
Suits multiple skill levels
Dialog's simple user interface enables searchers of all levels to use the platform effectively.
Dialog content topics
Dialog Solutions offers medical literature monitoring, drug safety software, and a whole range of services to meet your needs. Our business-critical content offers tailored search solutions and flexibility in terms of budget, which makes it a unique tool for customers seeking premium content not otherwise available online.
We offer a broad collection of engineering and scitech research materials. You’ll enjoy quick access to scientific technical journals, full-text patents, cutting edge academic research and comprehensive global news and trade journals. Our curated, scholarly eBook content covers engineering and scitech disciplines alongside seamless access to the full-text of over 2,800 current scientific journals.
News and Business
Our news and business resources provide a 360-degree view of your competitive landscape with more than 20 million newspaper pages available across an array of topics. Access includes industry-specific and current-awareness information, global news, trade publications, magazines and business and scholarly journals, as well as the largest multi-disciplinary collection of scientific literature, in addition to further content not freely available online.
We make it easy to begin a cost-effective patentability search in our global patent collection. Experience full text, images, English translations, Derwent® abstracts, PDFs of the original patent and patent family information together on a single platform.
Dissertations and theses
Dissertations and theses are often the first published source for new concepts and areas of research, thus a key component for any prior-art search. Dialog provides full-text dissertations from more than 1,700 graduate schools and universities, including the most prestigious research programmes encompassing almost all areas of science and technology.
Conducting concise searches is made easier with our step-by-step instructions for the most common searches in each Dialog collection.
Self guided training modules
Take advantage of our e-learning resources: View recorded and on-demand mini-presentations, which highlight useful features, content and search tips.
How do I?
If you’re a searcher or an administrator, you can count on our short, easy-to-follow instructions to help you accomplish most common tasks.
We provide tools, tips and training resources for Dialog administrators to self-manage their organisation’s account.