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Electrical Engineering: Databases

If you want to search articles in electrical engineering, the reference databases IEEE, ACM, Springerlink, Science Direct are great places to begin your search. Here you can make smart searches to retrieve key articles in your field.

Journal Articles Open Access Resources                          

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 IEEE Explore: Provides indexing and full text access to IEEE journal articles and conference proceedings. Includes the capability for setting up search alerts.

you can access the IEEE through CIIT Islamabad VPN.                     .

 The ACM Digital Library provides online access to thirty magazines and journals in computing and IT, with complete archive reaching back to 1950's. Also includes the ACM Special Interest Group newsletters and conference proceedings, many with full archives. The ACM Online Guide, allows ACM users to expand their searches to include non ACM works in their results. ACM also provide the resources of Electrical Engineeing.

 Wiley-Interscience is an STM (Science, technology, and Medicine) and SSH (Social Sciences and Humanities) publisher. Introduced in 1997, Wiley InterScience is a leading international resource for scientific, technical, medical and scholarly content. In June 2008, Wiley InterScience incorporated the online content formerly hosted on Blackwell Synergy to provide access across 1,234 journals in science, technology, medicine, humanities and social sciences. Since the Blackwell-Synergy merger with Wiley-Interscience, all the journals available to HEC consortium are now available through Wiley-Interscience.

 One of the world’s leading information services for science, technical and medical journals, Springer Link contains premier electronic date for 503 full-text Springer Journals and 738 full-text journals formerly published by Kluwer Academic Publishing. Access is available to full text journals on Electrical Engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics and astronomy, life sciences, chemical sciences, medicine, geosciences, environmental sciences, law and economics.

Science Direct is the world’s largest electronic collection of business, management, accounting, finance, and economics full-text and bibliographic information. You can access the science direct through VPN. 

Over 230 leading titltes in Liggustics, politics, Science, Technology, Social Science and humanities


Intech is an open-access site offering free reading and downloading of hundreds of books and a handful of journals in Electrical and Electronic Engineering. Especially well represented are computer engineering, Nanotechnology and Nanomaterials, Control Engineering and Robotics 

 Free, full text, quality controlled scientific and scholarly journals, covering all subjects and many languages.


 Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering is a peer-reviewed, open access journal that publishes original research articles as well as review articles in several areas of electrical and computer engineering


Science and Education Publishing journals supply full-text articles in PDF, HTML and ePUB formats