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TechCat (Advanced Search) Overview of books, journal articles and visual material owned by or available through the LTU Library, and beyond. The main search includes 70 databases, and you can add more via Advanced Search. Items owned by LTU are at the top of your results list. Be sure to log into Canvas with your network credentials to access ebooks or full text.
The e-books in these collections are also included in TechCat, the library catalog.
ProQuest Ebook Central All are included in TechCat. 51,000+ electronic books through the EbscoHost platform.
eBook Collection (EBSCOhost) Every eBooks from EBSCO's Academic, Business, High School, K-8 and Public Library collections that is licensed to LTU. 24,000 books online, all included in TechCat.
Top choices for research on topics in electrical and electronic engineering.
IEEE Digital Library Journals, Proceedings, & Standards
ScienceDirect Science, Technology, Health, Psychology, Management: full-text from 1995 to present - the GREEN box means full-text is available.
Engineering Village (Compendex) Engineering Index, abstracts 1970 to present. This is comprehensive listing of engineering information: over 18.8 million records from 76 countries across 190 engineering disciplines. It is indexed specifically for engineers using the Engineering Index Thesaurus, making search results consistently accurate and relevant to engineering research. (No full-text: make sure to follow the link at the bottom of the abstract to look at all the LTU journal titles to try to find full-text.)
SCOPUS An excellent citation database indexing over 15,000 scholarly journals on all topics. Includes abstracts and article reference lists. Find out who is citing whom. Use the "WorldCat" link to determine if electronic full-text is available.
More Suggested Databases
These are excellent starting points for in-depth research but they are not full-text. Follow the links (LinkSource or Find Full-Text) to see if an electronic version of the article is available.
Emerald Engineering 19 peer-reviewed journals covering engineering research
Material ConneXion Online access to a comprehensive database of more than 7,000 materials to provide the cutting edge tools needed today to create smarter, more sustainable material solutions.
SciTech Connect (Full-Text) SciTech Connect consolidates the contents of OSTI's Information Bridge and Energy Citations Database, and will gradually replace these products. SciTech Connect employs an innovative semantic search tool enabling users to retrieve more relevant information. Other features include faceting, in-document search, word clouds, and personalization.
To search for journal articles, conference proceedings, etc., select the most appropriate subject area below. Some topic areas may have more than one guide.
For more detailed information on citing references, see the Citing Your Sources Research Guide.
RefWorks Bibliographic Management Tool. Allows you to store and manage your citations. Easily create reference lists from your citations.