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Engineering Research Guide: Home

This guide is intended to help researchers to discover a broad range of publications in general and interdisciplinary engineering.

Frequently Used Links

Off-Campus Access

Most of our online indexes, ejournals, and full-text articles can be accessed off-campus using your ISU Borrower ID and password. See Set your Library password for more information.

Distance Learning students: Can't find your ISUCard number? Login to AccessPlus. Choose ISU IDs in the left sidebar to find your ISUCard number. Your Borrower ID is the last 11 digits of your ISU ID number. (Problems? Contact See also our DL Guide.

Information Literacy Guides

These links will help you to be more effective and ethical in your research and writing:

Search for Books & More

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This subject guide is for Engineering. Each tab contains information and links to regularly used resources by students, faculty, and other researchers interested in a variety of engineering topics.

Should you have any questions regarding your search for information, feel free to contact the General Engineering Subject Specialist, Kris Stacy-Bates, whose contact information is located in the sidebar at the right of the screen.

Finding articles and other publications

Research tools useful for finding journal, magazine, and newspaper articles relevant to engineering.

Watch for "GetIt@ISU" links that lead to online full text when the ISU Library has it (and to other options if we don't).

E-Book Collections for Engineering

  Need More?

Need some engineering information not found here? Try our discipline-specific or resource-specific guides!

Your Librarian

Kris Stacy-Bates
150 Parks Library

Iowa State University

515 294-6819