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Register for a library workshop

At least one member from each team should sign up for a Library workshop in DIRC (14N-132).  

- Pizzas will be served!

 

Databases for scientific topics

Web of Science (1900 -present)

Index to high-impact science, social science, engineering, arts and humanities research journals. Includes cited reference searching.  Check out these tutorials 

SciFinder (1907-present, must register before using the first time)

Comprehensive chemical information database. Covers scientific journals, patents, conference proceedings, and technical papers.

PubMed (1966-present)

Definitive database for research in medicine and biosciences by the National Library of Medicine (NLM). 

Compendex/Inspec (1884-present)

Find articles, conference papers, and reports in all fields of engineering, plus physics, electronics, and more. Watch this video (3:48) to learn more.

Scopus

A direct competitor to Web of Science. Index to science, social science, engineering, arts and humanities research journals. Includes cited reference searching.

 

Using Google Scholar?  Make it work for you with these tips!

Electronic books

Knovel: Engineering & Scientific Online Handbooks

  • Search for scientific & engineering data via an extensive collection of engineering & scientific e-books. Includes interactive tables & graphs. 

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

  • Contains hundreds of background articles in all fields of chemical engineering and chemical industry.

Kirk-Othmer Encyclopedia of Chemical Technology [4th edition]

  • Contains hundreds of articles on chemical substances, with a focus on industrial processes and unit operations in chemical engineering, as well as covering fundamentals and scientific subjects related to the field.

Mark Encyclopedia of Polymer Science and Technology

  • Find background information on polymer science.

See more e-books: http://libguides.mit.edu/ebooks.

Chemistry and Chemical Engineering Librarian

Erja Kajosalo