Last Updated: Oct 13, 2014
Engineering Article Databases
- Engineering Village
Search for articles, conference papers, and report information in all areas of engineering. Full-text is often available through direct download.
Search periodicals, conference proceedings, technical reports, trade literature, patents, books, and press releases in all engineering fields. Some full-text available as direct downloads.
- Web of Science
Search for articles in science and engineering through several databases with content provided by Thomson Reuters. Also provides InCites for research assessment and evaluation, ISI Web of Knowledge Journal Citation Reports, Essential Science Indicators, and EndNote access.
- IEEE Explore
Full-text articles, conference proceedings, and standards published by the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers and the Institution of Electrical Engineers and their partners.
- Fiz-Karlsruhe Inorganic Crystal Structures Database
The world’s biggest database of fully evaluated and published crystal structure data. Basic and advanced search and retrieve, and query management in multiple search categories. Full structural and bibliographic data, and structure description. Extensive data evaluation and correction by senior experts, updated twice annually.
Online reference books produced by Chapman & Hall/CRC Press. Includes the Handbook of Chemistry and Physics, Combined Chemical Dictionary (CCD), Dictionaries of Natural Products, Organic Compounds, Drugs, Inorganic and Organometallic Compounds, Commonly Cited Compounds, Marine Natural Products, Food Compounds, Carbohydrates, Polymers: A Property Database, and Properties of Organic Compounds (POC).
Over 2,310 best-selling and cutting-edge online reference books and handbooks in civil, mechanical, and electrical engineering. Published by Chapman & Hall/CRC Press.
Bibliographic and patent information from the ACS Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS) from 1907 to the present. The largest collection of substances, reactions, and patent and journal references produced, compiled, and updated daily.
- Access Engineering
Engineering reference information and tools including instructional faculty-made videos, calculators, interactive tables, charts, graphs, and personalization tools. Content produced by McGraw Hill.
Searchable online database of material properties, including datasheets of thermoplastics and thermoset polymers, metals, alloys and superalloys, ceramics, semiconductors, fibers, and other engineering materials. Quick and advanced search capabilities including quantitative, categorized, and text searching.
Dissertations & Theses
- IDEALS (UIUC Institutional Repository)
Digital copies of theses, data sets, and publications by UIUC faculty and students. Older, non-digital publications can be located in the UIUC catalog.
PDF copies of dissertations and theses from U.S. Universities.