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Recommended Engineering Article Databases



Scopus (Elsevier) Indexing, abstracts, and citation searching for science and social science scholarly literature...[more info]


Engineering Research Database (ProQuest) Covers civil, earthquake, environmental, mechanical, and transportation engineering... [more info]

Recent Advanced in Manufacturing

Recent Advances in Manufacturing (RAM) Index with abstracts for manufacturing and related areas producted by Nottingham Trent University and ... [more info]


All Engineering Journal Article Databases


Recommended Engineering Magazines


Scientific American
IEEE Technology & Society Magazine Examines the impact of technology on society, and the impact of society on the engineering profession.
Scientific American
Scientific American This magazine provides a broad overview to topics in physics, materials, and other sciences... [more info]


Newspaper Articles


Access World News
Access World News (Readex) Provides full-text for over 600 U.S. and over 700 international news sources. [more info]
LexisNexis Academic Contains several full-text databases: current news, laws and legislation, business and company information and more... [more info]


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