With so many patrons using ScienceDirect and IE8, we want to remind you:
Starting January 1st 2016 ScienceDirect will cease to support Internet Explorer 8. Here’s a statement from ScienceDirect:
Why are we ceasing support of IE8?
We are following Microsoft’s directive to focus our support on newer, officially-supported IE browser versions. Microsoft announced in 2014 that, as of January 2016, it would only support the most recent IE browser version with technical support and security updates. We strongly encourage our customers to follow Microsoft’s directive as well by updating to more recent versions of IE. Additionally, users can move to the latest versions of the Chrome or Firefox browsers for an optimal ScienceDirect experience.
By removing IE8 from our support list, we will be able to provide the following future enhancements:
If you have any questions or concerns, please visit the ScienceDirect Blog for more details or contact us: