The Association for the Study of Animal Behaviour

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Activating access to Animal Behaviour

1. To activate access and to create your personal account, you will need your ASAB database ID. This is available on our membership website when you log in. If you can’t find your database ID please contact:  The ASAB Membership Secretary by email

2. Once you have your membership number please click on this link:

(Note thathttps://” MUST be entered for this URL – “http://” will not work. This is to ensure that your registration details are secured when you enter them into the registration form).

3. After entering registration information, click on "submit". The next step is completing a user profile. If you are already signed up with Science Direct please enter your password. If you are not already signed up then you will be asked to fill out a form and choose a password. A username will be assigned. Both username and password will be case sensitive. After registration you can directly login with your new username and password.

(Note - please only use letters from the British English alphabet (e.g. do not use ö, ä, æ) when entering your personal details into the profile form).

4. Once your personal account has been created, you can go straight to: and enter your personal username and password in the login bar on the top of the page.

Some common problems: please note that older browsers may not support SSL encryption, which is required for secure data transmission. Also, cookies must be enabled in your browser to support the registration process.

Should you require any assistance, please do not hesitate to contact the closest Customer Support department for Elsevier as follows:

Customers in Asia Pacific including Australia (except Japan) should contact:

Telephone: +65 434 3727
Fax: +65 337 2230

Customers in EuropeThe Middle East and Africa should contact:

Telephone: +31 20 485 3767
Fax: +31 20 485 3432

Customers in Japan should contact:

Telephone: +81 3-5561-5034
Fax: +81 3-5561-5047

The Association for the Study of Animal Behaviour. Registered Charity No. 268494.

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