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Mechanical Engineering: Articles and Research Papers

In this guide:

If you are looking for a particular journal or conference proceeding, please search by name of the journal or conference in catalogue .

If you are searching articles, conference papers or technical reports by keywords, please use databases.

Databases for Mechanical Engineering

Find Databases tool

Use the Databases link on the library homepage to view a more extensive database list with descriptions.


  • Use SFX to find full text
  • Choose “peer reviewed” option to find academic journal articles
  • Use “quotation marks” for exact phrases, “signal processing”
  • Use truncation character “*” to broaden the search, e.g. electrocardiogra* will search both electrocardiogram and electrocardiography
  • Look at an article’s reference list (cited articles) and citing articles to expand related resources and discover the research cycle

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