Navigation is not difficult thanks to a clear content organization and design. Registered users can customize features, register online, as well as purchase and subscribe to journals and book series.


A very elementary advanced search feature is available. It is also possible to search by article text and citation


Non-subscribers can save the webpages in web format while subscribers can directly download the full-text material

Navigational Aids

No sitemap or guide is provided but a help feature with FAQ is readable from the home page

User Friendliness

The SpringerLink page is not difficult to navigate due to distinguishable frames and categories. Search and browse functions are properly explained in the home page