Why use this resource? INSPEC is a leading index of international literature in the fields of physics, electrical/electronic engineering, computing, control engineering, information technology, production, manufacturing and mechanical engineering. This includes journal articles, conference proceedings, technical reports, book reports and dissertations. Compiled by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET).
What's in this resource? INSPEC contains 14 million bibliographic records for journal articles, conference proceedings, technical reports, book reports and dissertations. Records may be citations, abstracts, partial full-text and links to full text. Also, records provide links to citation data. Coverage includes backfiles of Science Abstracts Journals dating back to 1898.
Computer Science Electrical & Computer Engineering Engineering Environment
Geophysics Information Technology Material Science Mechanical Engineering
Nanotechnology Physics Technology
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