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A world of impactful social science research



An industry-leading digital research platform

Emerald Insight seamlessly delivers high-quality, impactful journals, books, case studies, Expert Briefings and a growing collection of open access content to a global audience.

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Designed to deliver the most rewarding user experience

  • Start your journey using various search and browse routes, then explore further with keywords and refine with filters.
  • All content is presented side-by-side through a predictable interface and intuitive navigation for fast and easy exploration.
  • Remote, multi-user access on any device, as-well as personalisation features allows the user to access content on their terms.

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High quality, mission-led research that inspires positive change in society and addresses real-world problems. By representing insights from all sections of society and disciplines, the research itself serves to provide a link between a global network of researchers, practitioners and policy makers.

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Our books present lasting records of some of the most pressing subjects impacting the world today, offering a platform for innovative and interdisciplinary research across a broad range of topics. They address significant issues, with real life applications.

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Case Studies

Teaching cases offer students the opportunity to explore real-world challenges in the classroom environment, allowing them to test their assumptions and decision-making skills before taking their knowledge into the workplace.


Guides for using Emerald Insight

Our quick reference guides and videos will help you get the most out of Emerald Insight.

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Resources for administrators

Discover how the Account Management Portal on Emerald Insight can be used to view all account information in one place.

Watch our video demonstration on accessing and using the Account management portal, or use our written guide. You will also find guidance on authentication routes, content discovery and accessing COUNTER usage reports.

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