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* Engineering: Getting Started
Primary guides for engineering students and researchers in all fields of engineering and technology
Here are the primary engineering databases. If you are looking for additional databases, click on the "Databases" tab above or go to the specific subject guide for your major or research area listed to the left.
CompendexThis link opens in a new windowThe primary resource for finding articles on all fields of engineering with citations/abstracts dating back to 1884.
ScopusThis link opens in a new windowSCOPUS is an abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature: scientific journals, books and conference proceedings. Delivering a comprehensive overview of the world's research output in the fields of science, technology, medicine, social sciences, and arts and humanities, Scopus features smart tools to track, analyze and visualize research.
IEEE XploreThis link opens in a new windowOne of the largest article databases in engineering. IEEE journals, transactions, letters, and magazines from 1988 with select content back to 1913,
IEEE conference proceedings from 1988 with select content back to 1953,
IET journals, letters, and magazines from 1988 with select content back to 1965,
IET conference proceedings from 1988,
IEEE books from 1974.
Engineering IndexThis link opens in a new windowIncludes METADEX, Copper and Polymer Library databases and provides full-text titles from around the world, including scholarly journals, trade and industry journals, magazines, technical reports, conference proceedings and government publications. Includes specialized, editorially-curated A&I resources for discovery of relevant scholarly research and technical literature critical to the discipline. Subject coverage:
Aerospace and aircraft engineering; Aluminum; Automotive engineering; Bonding, brazing, soldering, and welding; Bioengineering and biotechnology; Biomaterials and biomedical engineering; Casting and molding; Ceramics; Chemical and electrochemical properties; Chemical engineering; Chemistry; Civil engineering; Composites; Construction materials; Copper; Corrosion; Earthquake engineering; Energy, fuels and propellants; Engineered materials; Environmental engineering; Working and forming