Prepared by the Library of The University of Newcastle, Australia, this Guide will help you to find and use Library and Information Resources for Mechatronics studies.
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Or, instead select and search for journal articles only in the specific Databases listed below.
- ACM Digital Library (Association for Computing Machinery)
Full text of every article ever published by ACM and bibliographic citations from major publishers in computing.
- IEEE Xplore - IEEE/IET Electronic Library
Full-text access to IEEE transactions, journals, magazines, letters & conference proceedings 1988+ & current IEEE Standards with >2.76 m documents. IEE journals and IEE conference proceedings and IET (Institution of Engineering and Technology) publications are also available.
ScienceDirect is a leading full-text scientific database offering journal articles from more than 2,500 peer-reviewed journals & >12.6 million full text articles.
Indexes publications in physics, electrical & electronic engineering, communications, computer science, control engineering, information technology, manufacturing & mechanical engineering, operations research, material science, oceanography, engineering mathematics, nuclear engineering, environmental science, geophysics, nanotechnology, biomedical technology & biophysics. Available via Ei Compendex in Engineering Village. 1969-- to date.
- Ei CompendexWeb
Compendex is one of the most comprehensive engineering literature databases containing >15.8 million records across 190 engineering disciplines. Also, Compendex indexes 1,031 journals that contain articles-in-press.
More than 20,000 peer-reviewed journals, including 2,800 gold open access journals. Over 365 trade publications
Articles-in-press (i.e., articles that have been accepted for publication) from more than 3,750 journals and publishers. 6.5 million conference papers from over 17,000 worldwide events. Plus Patents.
- Synthesis Digital Library of Engineering & Computer Science (Morgan & Claypool)
An innovative information service for ... engineering and computer science. The library [comprises] 50-100 page electronic books that synthesize important research or development topics; [written] by prominent contributors to the field. These ebooks, called "Lectures", provide more synthesis, analysis, and depth than typical research journal articles.