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Physics & Engineering Article Databases

Physics & Engineering Article Databases

  • Inspec
    Indexes articles, conference papers, and report information in Physics and related fields. Full-text is often available through direct download.
  • AIP Scitation
    Search for full text articles in physics, chemistry geosciences, engineering, acoustics and more. Also contains conference proceedings, ebooks, standards and patents.
  • Scopus
    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 Knowledge
    Search for articles in science and engineering. Also provides Science Citation Index that tracks citations in science and technical journals published since 1981. Journal Citation Reports are also available through ISI.
  • 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.

Dissertations & Theses

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.
  • ProQuest
    PDF copies of dissertations and theses from U.S. Universities.

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