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Key Resources

Searching the literature:

Need a book, video, periodical,  or other type of material available at Northeastern libraries?.. go to 

Scholar OneSearch  --  One-stop searching for books, e-books, videos, articles, digital media and more. Search local Northeastern collections and global resources - many items available full text online.

Need articles? *SEARCH TIP: New Topic? Search the databases using relevant keywords, include 'review' or 'review articles' as one of the limiting terms. Check the resulting articles for a history of research in the topic, research milestones and the references which may include writings by notable researchers!

*Works in many databases.

Begin your search with these 2 databases:

  • Compendex/Inspec - all engineering disciplines
  • ScienceDirect - engineering, chemistry and other sciences, many full text articles

Need information about chemical substances?

  • SciFinder Scholar - searches Chemical Abstracts and Medline with links to full text; includes property data and links to patents. Covers 1907 - present
  • Web of Science (ISI) Current NU Only.  Covers 1993 - present. Linked to EndNote Web.