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Research Guides

Materials Science & Engineering

A research guide to help you find relevant books and articles in the field of metallurgy and materials science

Databases

When should I use databases?

  • Looking for scholarly articles
  • Looking for articles on a very specific topic
  • Looking for more than just background information

Subject specific databases vs Interdisciplinary databases

  • Subject specific databases will have a collection of information about a specific field, such as metallurgy and materials science.
  • Interdisciplinary databases will have a collection of information about many different fields, such as biology, health, engineering, social sciences, etc.

Top database picks for MSE:

Subject Specific

Interdisciplinary