This is the "Home" page of the "20.020 Introduction to Biological Engineering Design" guide.
Alternate Page for Screenreader Users
Skip to Page Navigation
Skip to Page Content

20.020 Introduction to Biological Engineering Design  

20.020
Last Updated: Sep 9, 2013 URL: http://libguides.mit.edu/20-020 Print Guide Email Alerts
Home Print Page
  Search: 
 

Manage Your References

Use these tools to help you organize and cite your references:

 

Discover Content

Vera is the primary gateway to these and all other electronic resources.

General Context

  • Barton - Books and jounals (print and electronic) in the MIT Libraries
  • MedlinePlus - Clearinghouse for health information available from the government and other reputable information providers

Research Literature

  • PubMed - Definitive NCBI database for research in medicine and biosciences. Includes MEDLINE, other full-text resources, links to NCBI sequencing databases. 1966 - present.
  • Web of Science - Indexes high-impact science, social science, engineering, art & humanities research journals, plus cited reference searches & links to BIOSIS Previews 1973 - present.

Handbooks and Reference Guides

Patents and Standards

Business  and Government Literature

  • Ask Us! - Quick Answers - An online knowledge base that provides starting points for specific research questions in the fields of business & management and economics.
  • Clinical Trials.gov - note background and FAQ content
 

Find articles in full text

To find full text of articles:

  1. Try the SFX button SFX (or any link that says full text) in the database, if one is present. Note: For this to work in PubMed you must use the Vera PubMed url: http://libraries.mit.edu/get/medline-pm.
  2. Next, search for the name of the journal in Barton.
  3. Vera will indicate whether the journal is online.

To find full text of books:

  1. Use Barton to search for authors, titles, and keywords.
  2. Field trip: If you're going to use collections beyond the offerings of MIT Libraries, you can request access privileges at Harvard Medical School's Countway Library.
  3. If MIT does not own what you need, Interlibrary Borrowing is also an option. Allow 1-5 work days for most articles, so plan ahead!

Engineering & Science Librarian

Profile Image
Howard Silver
Contact Info
617 253-9319
Send Email
 

Need Help?

Ask Us! if you have questions

Research Consultations- appointments with subject experts for in-depth help

Tell Us! how we can serve you better. We want to hear from you.

Powered by Springshare. Text licensed under Creative Commons, unless otherwise noted. All other media all rights reserved unless otherwise noted.

Description

Loading  Loading...

Tip