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Materials Science & Engineering: Articles

A guide to library resources in Materials Science & Engineering.

Find Articles

The databases listed below include journal articles, technical reports, and conference papers in the subject areas of materials science & engineering. Use UC-eLinks to link out to full text when available.
 
For a full list of article databases, see our Article Databases page.

Citation Linker: Finding the article when you have a citation

Sometimes you find an article in a bibliography, a book or a footnote -- and you want to see if we have it. The Citation Linker searches through our online databases to see if it is available fulltext. If not, it sets up a search for the paper journal in Melvyl. And if we don't have it at Berkeley, it lets you request it through Interlibrary Loan.

Search Tips

Not happy with your results? Watch our video to learn how to:

  • expand your search if you are not finding enough results.
  • refine your search if you are finding too many results.

Find Electronic Journals

Find out which mechanical engineering journals titles we have online by using our E-journals A-Z database.

Search for journal title:

Or, see the full list of e-journals for materials science and engineering.

Primary vs. Secondary Sources in the Physical Sciences

Primary sources in the physical sciences are documents that provide a description of the original research. They haven't been filtered by a second party (other than peer review) and they tend to come first in the publication cycle. A secondary source will contain commentary on or discussion of a primary source.

Primary and Secondary

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