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Web of Science
Web of Science is a database that broadly covers all of the sciences with strengths in natural sciences, health sciences, engineering, computer science, materials sciences. Great for interdisciplinary research, it also includes coverage of social sciences, arts, and humanities. Web of Science contains over 73 million records.
The online home of leading journals and conference proceedings from the American Institute of Physics and its member societies. It covers all areas of physics and related sciences.
Combined search of the INSPEC and COMPENDEX databases. Includes scientific and technical literature in physics, electrical engineering, electronics and computer science from journals, conference proceedings, books and dissertations.
Institute of Physics
Provides full text access to more than 60 peer-reviewed journals published by the British-based Institute of Physics (IOP). Also includes technical reports, review articles, conference proceedings and special issues.
PROLA (Physical Review Online Archive)
The Physical Review Online Archive (PROLA) is the American Physical Society's online archive for Physical Review Letters, Reviews of Modern Physics, and Physical Review A–E.
SPIE Digital Library
International society of optical engineers publications.