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Engineering Village Platform

Ei Engineering Village Database Platform

Connect to the Engineering Village (Ei) database platform.

The Engineering Village platform hosts three separate and distinct databases

1. Compendex  /  Ei Elsevier Engineering Information

Strengths: All branches of engineering.

2. Inspec  /  The Institute of Engineering and Technology (The IET)

Strengths: Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Computers and Control, Applied Physics, Manufacturing / Production Engineering.

3. GeoRef   /   American Geosciences Institute. 

Strengths: Earth Sciences and Geology. 


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Ei Engineering Village - Training Videos

Get started finding relevant content using Quick Search on Engineering Village.

Learn how to review and refine your search results.

How to search the Compendex database using the thesaurus

Limiting search results in Compendex and saving search records to a personal account in Engineering Village

Learn the quickest way to find relevant results in Inspec

Subjects: Architecture and built environment, Engineering / Aerospace engineering, Engineering / Chemical process engineering, Engineering / Civil engineering, Engineering / Computer and software systems engineering, Engineering / Electrical engineering, Engineering / Mechanical engineering, Engineering / Mechatronics engineering, Engineering / Medical engineering
Tags: Engineering Research, Engineering VRES, QUT VRES, Vacation Research Experience Scheme, VRES