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Engineering Systems & Environment
Combined guide for former UVA departments: Civil & Environmental Engineering, Systems Engineering
Extensive list of tips and suggestions for more effective use of internet resources.
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Science and Engineering Web Search Engines
While Google and Bing, for example, are fine search engines, there are other web search tools that are optimized for science and technology searches. Try one of these instead!
This in-depth directory is a round up of the best and most useful links and resources within a specific subject area. In most cases it lists both printed reference works and electronic resources. The subject guides are also put together taking into account their accessibility, authoritative sources as well as their ease of use and aim to present a fair and well rounded perspective of the respective subject matter.
Currently in public beta, RefSeek is a web search engine for students and researchers that aims to make academic information easily accessible to everyone. RefSeek searches more than one billion documents, including web pages, books, encyclopedias, journals, and newspapers.
Symbolab is a semantic web search engine for math and science. It allows users to search for equations, formulas and expressions using mathematical symbols and scientific notations as well as full text search. The stated goal of the site is to provide the most relevant search results that are theoretically and semantically similar, rather than visually.
Find articles, books, websites, the latest industry news, job announcements, technical reports, technical data, full text e-prints, the latest research, thesis & dissertations, teaching and learning resources and more.
WorldWideScience.org is a global science gateway—accelerating scientific discovery and progress through a multilateral partnership to enable federated searching of national and international scientific databases and portals.