Subject Guide: Mechanical Engineering

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    • Applied Science & Technology
      Provided by Devereaux Library
      [H.W. Wilson]
      A database covering a wide variety of applied science specialties - acoustics to aeronautics, neural networks to nuclear and civil engineering, computers and informatics and much more; indexing and full-text. 

    • ASME Journal Program
      Provided by Devereaux Library
      [American Society of Mechanical Engineers]
      Provides full text access and indexing to the journals published by the American Society of Mechanical Engineering; indexing and full-text.

    • Compendex/Engineering Village
      Provided by Devereaux Library
      [Engineering Village]
      A comprehensive bibliographic database of engineering research; indexing and links to full-text holdings.

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    • IEEE ASPP
      Provided by Devereaux Library
      [IEEE]
      Access to many IEEE journals, transactions and magazines as well as Proceedings of the IEEE and Spectrum; indexing and full-text.

    • ProQuest SciTech Collection
      Provided by Devereaux Library
      [ProQuest]
      Provides access to journals in the fields of science and technology; indexing and full-text.

    • ScienceDirect
      Provided by Devereaux Library
      [Elsevier]
      Provides indexing to a wide range of scholarly titles in the fields of engineering and science; indexing and limited full-text.


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    • Academic Search Premier
      Provided by South Dakota Library Network
      [EBSCOhost]
      A multi-disciplinary database providing full text for journals; indexing and limited full-text.

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    • Compendex/Engineering Village
      Provided by Devereaux Library
      [Engineering Village]
      A comprehensive bibliographic database of engineering research; indexing and links to full-text holdings.

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    • EBSCO MegaFILE
      Provided by South Dakota Library Network
      [EBSCOhost]
      A multi-disciplinary database covering every area of academic, study and general interest subject areas; indexing and full-text.

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    • Google scholar
      [Google]
      Simple access point to search for scholarly literature in many disciplines; indexing and full-text.

    • IngentaConnect
      [Publishing Technology]
      This free database provides indexing for a variety of scholarly publications; articles may then be purchased by the user; indexing.

    • JSTOR
      Provided by Devereaux Library
      [Jstor]
      An online research database covering a wide variety of topics. Devereaux Library subscribes to only two journals but there is a wealth of open access titles available; indexing and limited full text.

    • Web of Science
      [Thomson Reuters]
      Provides access to citation databases. Multidisciplinary content covers journals including open access journals and conference proceedings; indexing. Provided by South Dakota Board of Regents

    • Wiley Online Library
      Provided by Devereaux Library
      [Wiley]
      Multidisciplinary collection of online resources covering life, health and physical sciences, social science, and the humanities; indexing and limited full-text.


  • e-Books
    • ebrary
      Provided by Devereaux Library
      [ProQuest]
      Provides electronic books in all academic subject areas; downloadable full-text.

    • Google books
      [Google]
      Searches full-text of millions of books; provides some previews and full-text; indexing and full-text.

    • Knovel
      Provided by Devereaux Library
      [Knovel]
      Knovel is specifically focused on the engineering community, offering a comprehensive collection of engineering content full-text books and engineering references.


  • Other
    • Chilton Library
      Provided by South Dakota State Library 
      [Gale Cengage Learning]
      70 years of the Chilton Auto Repair Manual; full-text manuals. Provided by South Dakota State Library

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    • Journal List - OCLC
      Provided by Devereaux Library
      [OCLC]
      Listing of all journals, electronic, print, and microform as well as ebooks available through the Devereaux Library; indexes journal articles and ebooks.; journal listing with indexes, provides links to full-text.

    • Journal List - SFX
      Provided by Devereaux Library
      [South Dakota Library Network]
      Listing of electronic journals available through the Devereaux Library alphabetical index with links.

    • Library Catalog
      Provided by Devereaux Library
      [South Dakota Library Network]
      The catalog of the Devereaux Library, a register of bibliographic items found in the library. Includes, books, journals, DVDs, CDs, documents, and links to electronic materials; database of materials held by the Devereaux Library.

    • ProQuest Dissertation & Theses
      [ProQuest]
      A database of theses and dissertations in a wide range of subject areas; indexing and limited full-text. Provided by South Dakota Board of Regents

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    • State Agency Databases
      [Government Documents Roundtable]
      Annotated list of databases produced by the 50 states; indexing. Provided by GODORT

    • U.S. Government Printing Office MetaLib
      [U.S. Government Printing Office]
      Retrieves articles, reports and citations from federal government publications; indexing and full-text. Provided by US GPO

    • WorldCat Discovery
      Provided by Devereaux Library
      [OCLC]
      A worldwide catalog of millions of  items found libraries and links to journal articles; indexing, full text, and bibliographic links to resources.


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