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Articles & research papers
Use these article databases to find citations to articles, conference papers or technical reports.
Advanced Technologies & Aerospace Collection [formerly called Aerospace and High Technology Database]
Aeronautics, astronautics, space sciences & international coverage & supporting fields - chemistry, geosciences, physics, communications & electronics 1962 - present.
Aerospace Research Central (ARC) - formerly the AIAA database
Full text of all technical papers & articles from AIAA journals, and selected eBooks.
Article citations in all engineering fields, plus physics, electronics, robotics, and related fields.
1906 - present: full text of Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) papers; includes current Aerospace Standards.
Citations only for other publisher content (like JSAE) or other SAE standards.
Web of Science
High impact journal articles in all fields. Includes citation tracking.
Books, handbooks, standards and theses
Use these links to books, theses and other related publications to get started. Search our collections, the MIT Libraries catalog, for a full list of books owned by the MIT Libraries. Or use MIT's WorldCat to search library catalogs worldwide and place requests to borrow items.
Covers the following subjects related to Aerospace: Aircraft Design, Flight Dynamics & Control, Flight Testing, Manufacture & Planning, Propulsion, Radar, Space System Design, Structures & Materials and Technologies.
Dissertations & Theses
1997-present: full text for most dissertations.
1861-present: selective full-text for dissertations prior to 1997. Indexing and abstracting of dissertations and theses.
Engineering & scientific e-books. Includes interactive tables & graphs.
Find books & more at MIT and beyond
Manage your references
Use these tools to help you organize and cite your references:
Aerospace: The umbrella term for all things AeroAstro.
Aeronautics: Studies the mechanics of air.
Astronautics: Studies the mechanics of space beyond the earth's atmosphere.
Aerospace TL 500--4050
Aero TL 500-779
Astro TL 787-4050
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