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Background Info: Background information can be found in reference material and books provide detailed information about specific topics.
Article Databases: Use key engineering databases to find new and old journal articles.
Websites: Online resources including associations, organizations and other online teaching and learning materials.
Citations: Learn to organize your citations for easier access and properly cite in various formats.
Compendex This link opens in a new window
Online version of Engineering Index. Citations and summaries to journal articles, technical papers, conference proceedings and papers in all engineering disciplines. Updated weekly. Note: Works with Chrome or Firefox.
INSPEC This link opens in a new window
The major database that indexes scientific and technical journals and conference proceedings in the fields of physics, electrical engineering and electronics, computing and control, and information technology. Includes abstracts. Updated weekly. Note: Works with Chrome or Firefox.
ScienceDirect This link opens in a new window
Also known as SciVerse ScienceDirect this contains journal articles and e-books in the life, physical, medical, technical, social sciences, fine arts and humanities from the mega-publisher Elsevier. SciVerse Scopus is not available, please use Web of Science.
IEEE Xplore This link opens in a new window
Provides full-text access to IEEE transactions, journals, magazines and conference proceedings published since 1988 and all current IEEE Standards.
Audio Engineering Society (AES) On-line Electronic Library This link opens in a new window
Full text of the Audio Engineering Society journals, convention pre-prints, and conference papers on audio forensics, networking, production and recording, semantic analysis and deep learning, sound quality and music recording for audio engineers, creative artists, scientists and students worldwide.
Business Source Premier This link opens in a new window
Supplies access to scholarly business journals and industry publications on topics such as management, economics, finance, accounting, international business and much more for those starting or managing an engineering business.
Engineering is the application of scientific and mathematical principles to practical ends, such as design, construction, and operation of efficient and economical structures, equipment, and systems. This guide lists some of the library sources useful for research in the area of general engineering, as well as specialized resources in industrial, electrical and civil engineering.
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