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WRIT 6400: Academic Writing for International Graduate Students (Fall 2014): Engineering

How to be more efficient finding scholarly information.

Selected Databases in Science and Engineering

These are databases that index peer-reviewed journals, technical reports and conference proceedings in science and technology. Each one has a different focus.

For a complete list of databases, see Databases A-Z.

Predatory Publishers

Always check with your advisor before not respond to unsolicited emails. They will charge you to publish (like $900!), there is no peer review, and you won't be able to resubmit your work elsewhere. Beall's list shows predatory titles and publishers at: - example publisher is Omics Group


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