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Engineering Village   Connect to Engineering Village
Access: Internet-delivered database. There are three ways to connect:
   1. from a public computer in the University of Delaware Library
   2. from a University of Delaware campus connection in your dorm, lab, or office
   3. from an off-campus connection (University of Delaware ID required)
Description: Provides access to information resources relating to engineering, including these databases:
  • Compendex: the most comprehensive bibliographic database of engineering research literature, containing references to over 5000 engineering journals and conferences.
  • USPTO Patent Full Text and Image Database (U.S. Patent & Trademark Office): full-text patent database currently contains over 6 million patents.
Coverage: 1969 (Compendex) and 1790- (U.S. Patent Office)
Updated: weekly (Compendex)
Links: Has Get It! links.
Alerts: Click on “Register” on the taskbar on the left in order to receive updates via e-mail alerts.
Personalization: Click on “Register” on the taskbar on the left in order to save records in “My Folders.”
Output Formats: Click on “Download” to import citations into bibliographic software such as RefWorks or EndNote.
Help: Click on “Help” in the navigation bar. For further assistance, contact a librarian.
Related Resources: Databases for Chemical Engineering
Databases for Civil and Environmental Engineering
Databases for Electrical and Computer Engineering
Databases for Materials Science and Engineering
Databases for Mechanical Engineering.
Users: 10 concurrent users
Producer: Elsevier Engineering Information Inc.

This page is maintained by Erin Daix, Collection Development Department.

Last modified: 09/20/13