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Mechanical Engineering: Home

Resources for Mechanical Engineering research.

Finding articles & research papers

Use these article databases to find citations to articles, conference papers or technical reports. Please note that not every database will have full text. In this case, use links within the databases to access full text available through MIT subscriptions.

Books, handbooks, theses

Use these links to books, theses, and other related publications to get started.  Search our collection 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.

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Keeping up with research

RSS, email, & table of contents alerts

Find new journal articles about your research topic!

There are a number of services via email and RSS for accessing tables of contents of new journal issues and research alerts (results of literature searches you construct, run periodically).

This site will provide links to these services, as well as an explanation of what RSS is and how it works.