Resources for 2012 Summer Research Experience for Undergraduates program from the Western Transportation Institute
Last Updated: Jun 7, 2012
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EndNote Web, a free, online bibliographic management and formatting
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Use CatSearch to search journal articles, newspapers, books, ebooks, dissertations, and other resources.
Citations to transportation-related books, technical reports, conference proceedings, and journal articles. It links directly to full-text of open access documents but not to MSU-purchased documents. Check those in the JournaList and the library catalog.
Most comprehensive general engineering database. Includes journal articles, proceedings, and more.
- Web of Knowledge Combined
Includes Web of Science, Citation Indexes, Biological Abstracts, and more. Bibliographies and tracking scholarship in sciences and technology. Large database. Primarily journal articles.
Hundreds of engineering & science handbooks in full text: properties, formulas, and equations
- Google Scholar
Proxied link so that "Check MSU Availability" shows up. Useful adjunct search that hits some full text results that other databases miss.
- ASTM Standards
Full text and historical ASTM standards
Schematic of using "Check MSU Availbility" from a database to get to the full text of an article.