The resources and information in this guide provide a starting point for research in engineering. Other engineering and science guides offer additional specialized resources. For help, please contact your librarian or schedule an appointment.
Compendex covers over 5,000 engineering journals, conferences, and reports. All areas of engineering are represented. Approximately 22% of the database is conference literature, and 90% of the source documents are in English.
Inspec provides access to bibliographic citations and abstracts of the scientific and technical literature. Material covered includes journal articles, conference proceedings, reports, dissertations, patents and books published around the world.
Note: The PubMed platform and URL were updated mid-May 2020.
PubMed is the National Library of Medicine’s bibliographic database covering the fields of medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, and the preclinical sciences.