Engineering (General)

BU Libraries SEARCH

(start here – e.g. “MEMS applications” “tissue engineering” or “carbon nanotubes“)


Database Icon Core Databases

All engineering disciplines. 120+ years of core engineering journals and conference proceedings.  1884+

Engineering Village
Search INSPEC and COMPENDEX together!

IEEE Xplore Digital Library
The complete archive of IEEE publications: journals, ebooks and conferences.

Electrical & electronic engineering, control engineering, manufacturing & mechanical engineering, material science, engineering mathematics, nanotechnology, biomedical technology & biophysics. 1896+

Web of Science
Science Citation Index and more. Search by topic, authors or cited reference. 1965+


Ebook Ejournal IconMore Databases, eBooks and eJournal Collections

ACM digital library   Association for Computing Machinery

Applied science & technology full text (Online) Engineering and applied science journal articles

ENGnetBASE Engineering handbooks including CRC Handbooks.

Google scholar (set your Library Links to “Boston University” to access BU licensed full text)

MathSciNet Pure and applied mathematics

Safari books online Computing and technical eBooks

SPIE digital library  The International Society for Optics and Photonics.

SpringerLINK eBooks and journals from science, technology & medicine publisher Springer