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Publication Dates Covered: 1971 - present Paid for by K-State Libraries
This is a good starting point for finding journal articles on almost any topic. Over 150 academic subject areas are covered, and most articles are full-text. Searches can be limited to scholarly, peer-reviewed journals.
Contains full-text of journal articles, conference papers, and technical standards from the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) and Institution of Electrical Engineers (IEE).
The electronic version of Engineering Index, Compendex is the most comprehensive bibliographic database of engineering research available today, containing over 8 million references and abstracts taken from over 5,000 engineering journals, conferences and technical reports dating back to 1969.
Web of Science is composed of the three ISI Citation Databases, which collectively index more than 8,400 high quality, peer-review journals.
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Sometimes, the technical term for something is shortened in everyday conversation.
If you try to do a keyword search using the slang term or abbreviation, you may not find what you're looking for in the databases!
Be sure to use the full term, even if it's just the first part of a name, to ensure you get the most returns in your search! The database may use "fuel cell" instead of "battery" and vice versa.