Library Databases A-Z

Found: 29 database(s) HuskyFetch Enabled
Access Restrictions
Academic OneFile
Coverage: 1995 - Present
F M
Scope: premier source for peer-reviewed, full-text articles from the world's leading journals and reference sources. With extensive coverage of the physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, literature and other subjects.
Access Note: Academic OneFile's coverage includes Agriculture, Communication and Mass Media, Computers, Criminal Justice, Diversity Studies, Environmental Studies and Policy, Expanded Academic ASAP, Fine Arts, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Issues, Health Reference Center Academic, LegalTrac, Information Science and Library Issues, Nursing and Allied Health, Physical Therapy and Sports Medicince, Pop Culture, Psychology, Religion and Philosophy, War and terrorism, U.S. History, and World History.
American Wind Energy Association (AWEA)
Coverage: 2009 - Present
  F M
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Scope: Site provides access to resources and data produced by the AWEA, an association promoting wind power energy. Publications include fact sheets, market reports, standards, industry statistics and basic information. Content is browse-able by publication type. Michigan Tech membership is at the Academic level which may limit some benefits and access.

Annual Reviews
Coverage: 1932 - Present
  F M
Scope: Critical reviews written by discipline specialists for 34 focused disciplines within Biomedical/Life Sciences, Physical Sciences, and Social Sciences.
Applied Science & Technology Abstracts
Coverage: 1983 - Present
  M
Scope: contains indexing and abstracts for nearly 800 core English-language, scientific and technical publications back to 1983. Content includes coverage of a wide variety of applied science specialties - acoustics to aeronautics, neural networks to nuclear and civil engineering, computers and informatics and much more.
ASEE Annual Conference Proceedings
Coverage: 1996 - Present
  F Open Access
Scope: The American Society for Engineering Education is committed to furthering education in engineering and engineering technology. This mission is accomplished by promoting excellence in instruction, research, public service, and practice; exercising worldwide leadership; and fostering the technological education of society.
ASME Digital Library
Coverage: 2000 - Present
  F M
Scope: is ASME's primary repository of current and archival literature featuring: ASME's Transaction Journals from 1970 to the present; ASME's Conference Proceedings from 2002 to the present; ASME Press eBooks selected from 1998 to the present.
Access Note: MTU access is provided only to the ASME's Transaction Journals 2000 to present and does not include full-text access to conference proceedings.
CHILTON Library
Coverage: 1954 - Present
  F M
Scope: provides exclusive photographs, diagnostics designed by instructors, step-by-step repair procedures, Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) maintenance schedules, wiring diagrams, recalls and Technical Service Bulletins (TSBs) for automobiles and light trucks in one easy-to-use web site.
Compendex
Coverage: 1884 - Present     
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  M
Scope: Scope: provides comprehensive access to the latest engineering research covering engineering and applied science, containing over seven million references and abstracts taken from over 5,000 engineering journals, conferences and technical reports. Compendex includes Engineering Index (1884-1969).
Access Note: Compendex is sometimes referred to as Engineering Village.
CRCnetBASE (formerly known as ENGnetBASE)
Coverage:
  F M
Scope: compiles a wide range of information previously published in CRC engineering handbooks. The online database will be updated continually, and its coverage will be expanded. Current coverage includes general, structural, electrical, mechanical, civil, environmental, remediation, and optomechanical engineering.
Dissertations & Theses @ Michigan Technological University
Coverage: 1968 - Present
  F M
Scope: provides a searchable full text database of dissertations submitted by Michigan Tech to UMI's Dissertation database. Full-text PDF files are available for most dissertations from 1968. Also includes some theses.
Dryden Flight Research Center: Technical Reports
Coverage: 1947 - Present
  F Open Access
Scope: covering reports ranging from validation of advanced aeronautical and control systems concepts and atmospheric flight testing of future space-access technology demonstrators to Earth science experiments.
EBook Collection
Coverage:
  F M
Scope: Digital full-text versions of books such as reference works, scholarly monographs, literature and fiction. The J. Robert Van Pelt and Opie Library provides access to over 12,600 individual titles.
Access Note: eBook Collection was formally known as NetLibrary. To be able to download individual titles users need to create individual accounts. For assistance please contact a librarian Monday-Friday 9am to 5pm (906) 487-2507 or reflib@mtu.edu.
Encyclopedia of Vibration
Coverage: 2004 - 2004
  F M
Scope: areas covered include vibrations in machines, buildings and other structures, vehicles, ships, and aircraft, as well as human response to vibration. Each article provides a concise and authoritative introduction to a topic.
Espacenet
Coverage: 1836 - Present
    Open Access
Scope: Free access through the European Patent Office (EPO) to more than 70 million patent documents worldwide containing information about inventions and technical developments from 1836 to today.
Google Scholar
Coverage: 1900 - Present
F M
Scope: web search engine designed specifically to locate scholarly literature, including peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, preprints, abstracts and technical reports across broad areas of research.
Access Note: click here for additional information about Google Scholar.
Also if you are coming from off campus you will be asked for your ISO Login and Password. This will grant you full text access to those full text resources that the JRVP library has secured.
NASA Technical Reports Server (NTRS)
Coverage:
    Open Access
Scope: to provide students, educators, and the public access to NASA's technical literature. NTRS also collects scientific and technical information from sites external to NASA to broaden the scope of information available to users.
ProQuest
Coverage:
F M
Scope: provides seamless access to and navigation of more than 125 billion digital pages of the world's scholarship, delivering it to the desktop and into the workflow of serious researchers in multiple fields, from arts, literature, and social science to general reference, business, science, technology, and medicine.
ProQuest Engineering Collection
Coverage: 1966 - Present
F M
Scope: contains engineering related full-text articles, granular access to millions of figures and tables within articles, and the entire range of bibliographic records from the Engineering Research Database. Engineering Research Database contains a comprehensive index to world literature on technological and engineering innovations going back to 1966.

This collection includes the following sub collections: Abstracts in New Technology & Engineering, Biotechnology & BioEngineering Abstracts, Biotechnology Research Abstracts, Civil Engineering Abstracts, Earthquake Engineering Abstracts, Environmental Engineering Abstracts, and Mechanical & Transportation Engineering Abstracts.

ProQuest SciTech Collection
Coverage:
  F M
Scope: This database combines full text journals with detailed indexing of global literature on natural sciences, engineering and technology. Areas covered include materials science, aerospace engineering, civil engineering, biology, aquatic sciences, environmental science, computer science and earth sciences in addition to many more. It fully incorporates ProQuest Natural Science Collection and ProQuest Technology Collection.
SAE Digital Library
Coverage: 1998 - Present
  F M
Scope: references thousands of SAE Technical Papers covering the latest advances and research in all areas of mobility engineering including ground vehicle, aerospace, off-highway, and manufacturing technology. Sample coverage includes fuels and lubricants, emissions, electronics, brakes, restraint systems, noise, engines, materials, lighting, and more.
SAGE full-text collections
Coverage:
    M
Scope: provides online access to the full text of individual SAGE journals. The SAGE Full-Text Collections.
SAO/NASA Astrophysics Data System
Coverage: 1975 - Present
    Open Access
Scope: Searches 3 bibliographic databases: Astronomy and Astrophysics, Physics, and arXive e-prints. Results include bibliographic citations, abstracts and some full-text scans as well as pointers to external resources. Maintained by the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory (SAO) under a NASA grant.
Science.gov
Coverage:
  F Open Access
Scope: contains reliable information resources selected by respective government agencies as their best science information. Two major types of information are included: selected authoritative science Web sites; and databases of technical reports, journal articles, conference proceedings and other published materials.
ScienceDirect
Coverage: 2003 - Present
F M
Scope: extensive and unique full-text collection covers authoritative titles from the core scientific literature. ScienceDirect is designed as a basic electronic version of Elsevier Science print allowing you to access full-text articles published since 2003.
Scopus
Coverage:
  F M
Scope: The largest abstract and citation database with broad content coverage of the sciences, social sciences, medicine, arts, and humanities through 21,000 journals and other content. Find citations to known authors or works. Search by keyword, title, author affiliation and view analyses of researcher or research group impact. Includes patents from five international patent offices, a substantial number of conference proceedings and an increasing number of books. Alternative metrics tracking reputation through Mendeley, CiteULike, social media and the popular press. Disambiguate your identity with Scopus Author Identifier. To be evaluated for continued subscription in March, 2015.
SpringerLink - eBooks
Coverage: 2005 - Present
  F M
Scope: offer accurate reproductions of high quality Springer print book publications, together with all the added benefits of an online environment, including exceptional search capabilities and bookmarks. These eBooks include Reference Works, Monographs and Books Series. 23 book series that are part of this Collection have access going back to 1997.
Web of Science Core Collection
Coverage: 1973 - Present
  M
Scope: Abstract and citation database with selective, multidisciplinary content from 12,000 journals. Find citations to known authors or works. Search by keyword, title, author affiliation and view analyses of research group or researcher impact. Constituent databases are: Science Citation Index Expanded (1973 - ); Social Science Citation Index (1973 -); Arts and Humanities Citation Index (1975 - ); SciELO (gold open access journals from Latin America, South Africa, Spain, Portugal); and MEDLINE (1950 - ). Disambiguate your identity with ResearcherID.
Wiley Online Library
Coverage: 1997 - Present
  F M
Scope: search across over 250 electronic journals covering many subject areas.

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