Subject guide: Engineering

This subject guide contains resources relevant for you who's studying construction engineering, mechanical engineering and or energy engineering. If you want to get in touch with us at the library, you will find contact options on the right side of the page.

The library's search service Summon

Using the library's search service Summon, you will find the library's gathered resources, such as scientific articles, books, ebooks, dissertations and more.

Databases – construction and energy engineering

These databases are relevant for you who's studying construction and energy engineering.

  • References to literature in energy research.
  • The collection contains engineering related full-text articles and a comprehensive index to world literature on technological and engineering innovations going back to 1966.
  • This free research database provides scholarly, government and general-interest sources covering the environmental effects of individuals, corporations and governments and what can be done at each level to minimize negative impacts.
  • Journals, conference proceedings and standards from IEEE. Includes also conference proceedings and one journal from Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE).
  • OSTI.GOV makes discoverable research results from US Department of Energy and its predecessor agencies. Research results include journal articles/accepted manuscripts and related metadata; technical reports; scientific research datasets and collections; scientific software; patents; conference and workshop papers; books and theses; and multimedia.
  • Elektroniska tidskrifter från Elsevier.
  • Scopus is an interdisciplinary database with scientific literature in various subject areas. It also a database for citation searches.
  • Interdisciplinary database with references from scienctific jorunals, books, reports and conferences in various subjects. It also a database for citation searches.

Databases – mechanical engineering

These databases are relevant for you who's studying mechanical engineering and materials sicence.

  • This database encompasses all aspects of copper, its alloys and its compounds.
  • The collection contains engineering related full-text articles and a comprehensive index to world literature on technological and engineering innovations going back to 1966.
  • Journals, conference proceedings and standards from IEEE. Includes also conference proceedings and one journal from Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE).
  • Databasen Metadex ingår.
  • Elektroniska tidskrifter från Elsevier.
  • Scopus is an interdisciplinary database with scientific literature in various subject areas. It also a database for citation searches.
  • Interdisciplinary database with references from scienctific jorunals, books, reports and conferences in various subjects. It also a database for citation searches.

Dissertations and student essays

  • DiVA – Dalarna University
    DiVA is the publication database of Dalarna University. In DiVA, you will find research publications and student theses written by PhD students, researchers and students at Dalarna University.
  • DiVA Portal
    This is the national portal to DiVA where you will find research publications, dissertations and student theses published at around 50 universities and research institutions.
  • Dissertations.se
    Swedish doctoral and licentiate theses.
  • Libris
    Joint library catalogue for Swedish university and university college libraries.
  • Swepub
    Joint database for the scientific publishing at Swedish universities and university colleges. A large part of the material is available in fulltext.
  • Essays.se
    Swedish student theses at bachelor's and master (1 year) level.

Standards

These databases contain standards.

  • Innehåller ett urval standarder i fulltext från SIS mfl. Fler kan läggas till via en fråga till biblioteket bibinfo@du.se.

Patent databases

Through these links you will be able to find patents.

  • DOE Patents
    Contains patents granted by U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Scientific and Technical Information (OSTI).
  • Espacenet
    The European Patent Office's database which grants you access to over 130 million patent documents.

 

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