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Engineering Library Faculty Visits: Home

This guide lists useful URLs for new faculty. Email Jill Powell, with suggestions.

20 Important Things to Know

Useful URLs

Recommended Tools and Resources from Cornell's Engineering Library

Engineering Library

includes links to many databases including:
Scopus, Web of Science, PubMed 
Derwent Innovations Index 
IEEE Xplore
Knovel Data Search

Databases A-Z

Google Scholar Preferences - set so that Google recognizes you as a Cornell person, and knows what you have access to. Go to Settings/Library Links/Cornell so Get It Links appear for Full Text.

Passkey Off-campus? Log in once with this browser bookmarklet that connects you to all the Library's databases and journals with a single Cornell log-in.

ORCID - set your ORCID id and Scopus ID to establish a persistent unique identifier for you and ensures your work is linked to you. Required by some publishers and funders. For assistance, contact

Citation Management - Keep track of your references, format bibliographies in thousands of styles. Mendeley, Zotero, Endnote, Papers. Email for instructions for premium upgrade for Mendeley.

Scholars@Cornell - database of Cornell expertise and scholarship.

Rapid delivery of books not owned by Cornell from Borrow Direct and scanned articles from Interlibrary loan.

Stay Current - with JournalTOCS. - have tables of contents from journals in your field delivered to your email.

Digital Privacy - resources available for helping with privacy, security, and encryption.

Course Reserves at Uris Library  -

Cornell Library catalog -

Library research guides -
Subjects (patents, citation management) and tailored to individual classes, systematic reviews

Spark Talks - Scholars talking about research and knowledge -  grad students polishing elevator speeches

Computing Software map -

Computer labs, group study, Maker Suites -,​

Researcher ID (Web of Science)

Google Scholar citations profile

Cornell Data Research Management Services Group - help with NSF data plan mandate

Systematic Reviews in Engineering - support provided by librarians

Digital Consulting & Production Services -

Sherpa Romeo - publishers and journal copyright policies

eCommons - Cornell's digital archive

Directory of Open Access Journals

Cornell Open-Access Publication Fund

Copyright Management


Jill Powell

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Jill Powell
103A Carpenter Hall
Engineering Library
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853