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IEE 1020: Technical Communication

Resources to help students with the research assignments for IEE1020.

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These general engineering/science databases are good places to begin your search for scholarly journal and conference articles.

Finding Trade Magazine Articles

To find trade magazine articles in Academic Search Complete, first run your search using your keywords. Then, click the "Source Type" dropdown at the top of the page, and check off "Trade Magazines." Your search results will then be filtered to just trade magazine articles.

The trade magazine dropdown in Academic Search Complete

In "ProQuest Central," go down to the "Source Type" drop-down and select "Trade Journals."

Searching trade journals in ProQuest

Other Places to Look

The following discipline specific engineering and design databases will get you deeper into the literature.

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