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Provides quick searching of the Dartmouth College Library Catalog, the Howe Library Catalog, Worldcat, Summon, Google Books, Amazon Books and Google Scholar. Highlight text on a Web site and right-click (or ctrl-click with a one button mouse) to search the highlighted text in the Dartmouth College Library Catalog or Google Scholar. Standard numbers like ISBN's, ISSN's, Crossref DOI's and PubMed ID's are automatically hyperlinked to Dartmouth licensed resources. Click on the Baker tower image to check Dartmouth holdings and go directly to the fulltext of articles.
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Includes the following areas of engineering: civil, energy, environmental, geological, biological, electrical, electronics and control, chemical, mining, metals, fuel, mechanical, automotive, nuclear, and aerospace as well as computers, robotics, and industrial robots. INSPEC Archive (1898 to 1968) is now included; select also GEOBASE, US PATENTS, EP PATENTS..
a multidisciplinary index to the journal literature of the sciences. It fully indexes over 6,650 major journals across 150 scientific disciplines and includes all cited references captured from indexed articles.