Computer Engineering

Recommended CE and SE Databases

ACM Digital Library

The Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) Digital Library is a collection of ACM publications, including 50 ACM journals, magazines, peer-reviewed articles, ACM conference proceedings and ACM SIG newsletters. 

IEEE Xplore

IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) Xplore provides web-based, full-text access to IEEE journals, transactions, and magazines, IEEE e-books, IEEE conference proceedings, IET journals, IET conference proceedings, IEEE published standards, IEEE Spectrum Magazine, and Proceedings of the IEEE published since 1988, and select content published since 1913.

Books 24×7

Find full text books in the subjects of business, information technology and overall well-being- which includes work, family, health and personal finance.You must register for this database using a valid MSOE email address.


Indexes journals in the fields of business, finance and economics. ABI/INFORM Global offers the latest business and financial information for researchers at all levels. More informationProquest

Additional CE, MIS and SE Databases

Academic Search Complete

Contains journal articles from many multidisciplinary fields such as social sciences, humanities, education, biology, chemistry, engineering, physics, psychology, religion and theology- to name a few. More information.EBSCOHost

AIAA Electronic Library

Indexes journals, books, papers, standards, conference proceedings produced by the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics in the fields of aerospace engineering and technology.

Applied Science and Technology

This bibliographic database is an outstanding resource for information on science and technology. EBSCOHost

ASCE Digital Library

Indexes books, papers, conference proceedings and articles of interest across all disciplines of civil engineering that are published by American Society of Civil Engineers. The library has subscriptions to 8 journals that are indexed in this database and to ASCE conference proceedings. Click here for more information about using the ASCE database.

ASME Digital Library

Search the transaction journals, e-books and conference proceedings published by the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME). Full text is available only for the transaction journals. View a list of the ASME transaction journals.

ASTM Standards

Indexes all of the standards published by the American Society of Testing and Materials. To order a copy of a standard, please submit a request form.

Business Source Complete

This database is “the world’s definitive scholarly business database.” More informationEBSCOHost

The Collection of Computer Science Bibliographies

This is a collection of bibliographies of scientific literature in computer science from various sources, covering most aspects of computer science.


Ebrary offers a rapidly growing selection of hundreds of thousands of authoritative e-books from over 500 publishers. Browse and search for titles in all academic subject areas. This database also offers a bookshelf for keeping track of your sources and for taking notes. View this Quick Start Video for more information. Proquest

EBSCO eBook Collection

This library contains full text scholarly books. Each book may only be viewed by one person at a time.


Licensing of this database restricts usage to three (3) simultaneous users. This database indexes scholarly journals, trade magazines and conference proceedings in the field of engineering. Engineering Information

Energy Citations Database (ECD)

This database contains energy and energy related scientific and technical information collected by the Department of Energy (DOE) and its predecessor agencies, the Energy Research & Development Administration (ERDA) and the Atomic Energy Commission (AEC).U.S. Department of Energy. There are a limited number of full text papers available. Provided by the U.S. Department of Energy

Fed in Print

A comprehensive index to Federal Reserve economic research. Provided by the Federal Reserve

Google Scholar

Contains citations to papers, books, articles, patents, and other scholarly publications. A limited amount of the information appears in full text. More informationGoogle

IEEE e-Books

This database provides access to more than 400 IEEE e-books, published from 1974-2014, most after the year 2000. Subject coverage includes bioengineering, circuit theory and design, communication technology, computing and processing, electrical engineering, engineered materials, intelligent systems, numerical methods, power technology and power engineering, RF, microwaves, robotics, control systems, and signals.


Access full text articles from journals in the fields of economics, history, political science, and sociology, as well as in other key fields in the humanities and social sciences. View a list of journal titles that MSOE has access to here and here.


This database contains full text electronic reference books, complete with interactive tables and graphs. Although over 500 books are contained in this database, MSOE has access ONLY to the Engineering titles. To search books within our subscription, change the box that reads “Entire Knovel Library” to “My Subscription.” More information.

Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts (LISTA)

This bibliographic database provides coverage on subjects such as librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more. EBSCOHost

Military and Government Collection

Designed to offer current news pertaining to all branches of the military and government, this database offers a thorough collection of periodicals, academic journals and other content pertinent to the increasing needs of these sites. More informationProvided by BadgerLink. EBSCOHost

Morgan and Claypool

This database features unique and original e-titles that cover a variety of topics in engineering, computer science, the life sciences and other technical areas. The library only has full-text access to four collections; Biomedical Engineering II, Digital Circuits I, Digital Circuits II, and General Engineering. Morgan and Claypool Publishers LLC

Newspaper Source Plus

Includes 1,520 full-text newspapers, providing more than 28 million full-text articles. In addition, Newspaper Source Plus features more than 601,300 television and radio news transcripts, videos & podcasts. Provided by BadgerLink. EBSCOHost

NFPA Codes Online

Search for an NFPA code (or codes) in the List of NFPA Codes and Standards.NFPA codes are available via a download service. To request a code, please submit a request form. Provided by the National Fire Protection Agency


The NSSN: A National Resource for Global Standards provides users with standards-related information from a wide range of developers, including organizations accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), other U.S. private sector standards bodies, government agencies and international organizations. More information.

ProQuest Research Library

This database features coverage of over 900 general magazines and some scholarly journals covering all subject areas. More informationProquest

ProQuest Science Journals

Find information about both applied and general sciences. Some of the topics covered in this database include physics, earth science, engineering, astronomy, chemistry and much more. More informationProquest

ProQuest SciTech Collection

This database provides access to literature on natural sciences, engineering and technology. Some of the topics covered in this database include materials science, aerospace engineering, civil engineering, environmental science, computer science, and earth science. Proquest

ProQuest Statistical Insight

Statistical Insight provides access to statistical publications, reports and tables produced by federal agencies, state governments, and private organizations. This database includes coverage of national and international organizations. Proquest

Research Monitor

Research Monitor includes more than 5,000 consumer industry reports, macro-economic and marketing statistics, market sizes and forecasts and other information on key issues in business. Euromonitor Ltd.

Science Research Center

Get access to hundreds of science encyclopedias, reference books, periodicals, and other sources. Topics covered include: biology, chemistry, earth & space science, environmental science, health & medicine, history of science, life science, physics, science & society, technology and wildlife.Provided by BadgerLink. EBSCOHost is a gateway to government science information and research results, searching 42 scientific databases and 200 million pages of science information in one query. More informationProvided by the U.S. Government

ScienceDirect College Edition

Covers the areas of physical sciences, engineering, social sciences, life sciences, health sciences, humanities. More informationScienceDirect

Statistical Abstract of the United States

The ProQuest Statistical Abstract of the United States is the authoritative and comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic conditions of the United States. For more information and for help using this database view this LibGuide resource from ProQuest.

Contains official information and services from the U.S. government. This database is a portal to federal, state, local, tribal and international government information. More informationProvided by the U.S. Government

Research Monitor

Research Monitor includes more than 5,000 consumer industry reports, macro-economic and marketing statistics, market sizes and forecasts and other information on key issues in business. Please note that this database is temporarily only available on campus. Euromonitor Ltd.

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