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Electrical and Computer Engineering: Article Search

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For Books  Search Scholar OneSearch the Library's online catalog

For articles begin your search with Compendex and Inspec     and

  • IEEE/IEL Electronic Library/Xplore (Current NU Only)
    NU subscribes to the AbstractPlus records and full text published since 1988 and select content published since 1950 from:
    • IEEE journals, transactions, and magazines
    • IEEE conference proceedings
    • IEE journals
    • IEE conference proceedings
    • IEEE standards
    • IEEE Spectrum Magazine
    • Proceedings of the IEEE

Databases for articles related to electrical & computer engineering

  • ACM Digital Library (Current NU Only)The ACM Digital Library contains full-text access to most ACM periodicals and        conference proceedings from 1985 to the present, including proceedings and publications of affiliated societies. It replacesthe library's suite of print ACM subscriptions. [More Info]
  • American Institute of Physics Journals (Current NU Only)
  • Note: View License Terms 
  • Compendex with Inspec (EI Village) (Current NU Only)
    A comprehensive interdisciplinary engineering database, Compendex contains over 9 million records, and references over 5,000 international engineering sources including journals, conferences, and trade publications. 1969 to present, updated weekly. [More Info]
  • Expanded Academic ASAP Plus (Current NU Only) Covers all subject areas.  Can be good place to start.
    Note: Available courtesy of the Massachusetts Board of Library Comissioners.
  •  IEEE/IEL Electronic Library/Xplore (Current NU Only)The Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers is the world's largest association for the advancement of technologyThe IEEE/IEL Electronic Library/Xplore gives access to the world's highest quality technical literature in engineering and technology.
  • NU subscribes to the AbstractPlus records and full text published since 1988 and select content published since 1950. from:
    • IEEE journals, transactions, and magazines
    • IEEE conference proceedings
    • IEE journals
    • IEE conference proceedings
    • IEEE standards
    • IEEE Spectrum Magazine
    • Proceedings of the IEEE
  • Inspec (EI Village) (Current NU Only)
    Inspec® provides coverage of scientific and technical literature in the fields of physics, electrical engineering, electronics and computer science. Over 8 million records describing articles in more than 3,400 journals, 2,000 conference proceedings as well as books, dissertations and reports.
  • Institute of Physics Electronic Journals (Current NU plus alumni) Note: Selected titles only.
  • Knovel Library (Current NU Only)Note: Firefox browser recommended for off-campus access! Download here
    Knovel offers interactive books and databases for scientific and engineering information. For certain properties there are specific chemical equations and digital graphs. Analyze data, sort, filter and export from 'live tables', resolve equations and plot graphs, capture values from existing graphs and perform 'what if' experiments.
  • PROLA (Physical Review Online Archive) (Current NU Only)
  • Safari Tech Books Online (Current NU Only)
    A fully-searchable e-reference library that houses a vast collection of online technical books from industry-leading publishers.
  • ScienceDirect (Current NU Only)
    Selected journal titles from the scholarly publisher Elsevier and its affiliate
  • Scitation (Current NU Only)
    Note: View License Terms
    Scitation is the online home of more than 100 journals from AIP, APS, ASCE, ASME, SPIE, and a many other prestigious science and engineering societies. Scitation now includes SpinWeb. [More Info]
  • SPIE Digital Library: International Society of Optical Engineers (NU Only)
    Note: Terms of Use
    The SPIE Digital Library is the most extensive resource available on optics and photonics, providing unprecedented access to more than 200,000 technical papers from SPIE Journals and Conference Proceedings from 1990 to the present. More than 17,000 new technical papers are added annually.
  • Synthesis (Current NU Only)
    Synthesis is an innovative information service for the research, development, and educational community in engineering and computer science. Synthesis includes 50 to 100 page dynamic 'Lectures' in an important research topic in engineering or computer science. Each lecture is a self-contained electronic book that gives more analysis and depth than typical journal articles.
    [View license here]

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