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Best Bet Databases in Engineering
  • Compendex and INSPEC A Best Bet database
    Search Inspec & Compendex together. Indexes scholarly articles in physics, electronics and electrical engineering, computers and control, and information technology. 1969-current.
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  • Knovel Library A Best Bet database
    Over 800 full-text engineering and scientific reference works, handbooks, encyclopedias, reference books, and standards in engineering and chemistry.
    Also Known As
    • Physical Chemical Properties for Biologists, Chemists and Engineers
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  • Synthesis Digital Library of Engineering and Computer Science (Morgan Claypool) A Best Bet database
    50 to 100 page electronic books that synthesize an important research or development topic, authored by a prominent contributor to the field. Holdings: Collections I, II, III, IV.
    Also Known As
    • Morgan & Claypool Synthesis
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  • NTIS (National Technical Information Service) A Best Bet database
    Current U.S. government-sponsored research and worldwide scientific, technical, engineering, and business-related information. 1964-present.
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  • Safari Tech Books A Best Bet database
    Full text of 250 electronic books in technology and business fields, from publishers such as O'Reilly & Associates, Que, New Riders, Sams, Prentice-Hall, and Addison-Wesley.
    Also Known As
    • Safari Business Books
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