18/02/23 (03/07 trouble is solved)【E-Journal】 How to avoid error in accessing Elsevier e-journals

This trouble is solved. We are sorry for the inconvenience.

Off-Campus Access are available via GakuNin service.

Elsevier ScienceDirect GakuNin login manual







We have confirmed that errors are occurring when accessing Elsevier’s e-journals.

What we have confirmed so far

Access to e-journals is denied with the message below:
‘Connection refused by linkinghub.elsevier.com, please try again later.’




If you cannot access e-journals via GaKuNin, please contact us from ‘Ask us’ page. After we have confirmed your message, we will reply to it individually. *We can confirm your messages only 9:00-17:00 on weekdays.

‘Ask us’https://www.library.osaka-u.ac.jp/en/mform/

  1. Please select ‘About E-Resource’ for Inquiry category.
  2. In the ‘Inquiries’ field, please let us know the following information:
    • Journal Title
    • Article Title you want to use
    • The place where you tried the access (e.g., my house, name of facilities outside Osaka University)
    • Environment (OS, Browser name and version)

We are sorry for any inconvenience this may have caused.