Databases by subject: Engineering

Major Indexes

Ei Compendex

Find engineering information from GEOBASE, Ei Engineering, Inspec, GeoRef, Referex, CBNB and Chimica.

IEEE Xplore

Find resources for computer science, electrical engineering, electronics engineering, and mechanical engineering.

Knovel

Find engineering technical reference tools and material properties.

Nano Nature

Find information on properties, applications, toxicity and preparation methods of thousands of nanomaterials and devices.

ScienceDirect

Find articles and book chapters from physical sciences, engineering, life sciences, health sciences, social sciences and humanities.

Scopus

Search the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature from scientific journals, books and conference proceedings, covering the fields of science, technology, medicine, social sciences, and arts and humanities.

Web of Science (Core collection only)

Find articles, citations, and conference proceedings in the sciences, social sciences, and humanities.

Additional Indexes

Aerospace Database

Find articles on aeronautics, astronautics, and space sciences.

ASM Handbooks Online

Online version of the 25 ASM Handbook volumes, supplements and the 2-volume Desk Edition.

BCC Research

Market research that focuses on high-tech markets. Areas focus include advanced materials, advanced transportation technologies, biotechnology, chemicals, energy and resources, engineering, environment, food and beverage, fuel cell and battery technologies, healthcare, information technology, instrumentation and sensors manufacturing, membrane and separation technology, nanotechnology, pharmaceuticals, plastics, safety and security, semiconductor manufacturing.

Conference Proceedings Citation Index - Science

Find scientific literature from significant conferences, symposia, seminars, colloquia, workshops, and conventions worldwide.

Data Citation Index (1900-present)

Find datasets using the Web of Science platform.

dataZoa

dataZoa gives you instant free access to over 200 million data series on a wide array of topics: Economics, banking, finance, Population/Demographics/Well-being, Environment, Agriculture, Energy and more. You can grab data such as home prices by region, employment and occupational data, wage rates by city, education and poverty measures, health and disease metrics and spending, traffic through U.S. ports, company 10-Ks and more, and delivers historical time series data in a standardized format right into your personal account.

DOT National Transportation Library & Repository

Find Department of Transportation (DOT) international materials online.

Embase

Find articles in the biomedical literature from 1947 to present, including pharmaceuticals, medical devices and clinical medicine. Includes over 2,700 journals not indexed in MEDLINE/Pubmed.

Energy Citations Database

Find science, technology, and engineering research information from the U.S. Department of Energy.

Geo Ref

Find geoscience articles, books, maps, conference papers, reports and theses.

IEEE Xplore

Find resources for computer science, electrical engineering, electronics engineering, and mechanical engineering.

IHS Standards Store

Find engineering standards.

Journal Tables of Contents Service (JournalTOCs)

Use this Current Awareness Service to search or browse scholarly journal Tables of Contents. Create a free personal account to save the list of journals you want to follow regularly.

Materials Science & Engineering Database

Find content on materials science, metallurgy, ceramics, polymers, and composites used in engineering applications.

MRS Online Proceedings Library

Search and view all the peer-reviewed papers presented at MRS meetings back to 1980. The papers can be viewed sorted by meeting or topic, and are fully searchable.

PapersFirst (index of papers presented at conferences worldwide)

Find papers presented at conferences worldwide via OCLC's FirstSearch interface.

Proceedings (index of worldwide conference proceedings)

Find worldwide conference proceedings via OCLC's FirstSearch interface.

Science Citation Index (included in Web of Science)

Find articles and citations across all science disciplines.

ScienceDirect

Find articles and book chapters from physical sciences, engineering, life sciences, health sciences, social sciences and humanities.

SPIE Digital Library

Find articles, conference proceedings, books, dissertations in optics, photonics, imaging, lasers, sensing, and nanotechnology. .