Provides access to content from IEEE as well as the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET). It contains full text of almost one-third of the world’s current literature in electrical engineering, communications, and computer science, including highly-cited peer-reviewed journals, conference proceedings and standards and some archive material from the 1880s. Accessibility information for IEEE Xplore
PROLA provides access to archives of the online version of Physical Review published by the American Physical Society and dating back to the founding of the review in 1893. Its articles covers a variety of subjects in physics including atomic physics, nuclear and particle physics, accelerators and beams, electricity and magnetism etc.
ScienceDirect is a full-text database containing journal articles and book chapters from thousands of journals and ebooks. The majority of content is published by Elsevier. Subjects covered include science, technology, business, management, accounting, health sciences, engineering and social science. Accessibility information for ScienceDirect
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