Graduate Student Information & Resources

Information about library resources available to graduate students.

Need Help? Ask Us!

If the chat is not available, please feel free to email us at library@wpi.edu or you can make an appointment with a librarian at http://wpi.libcal.com/appointments/ 

Where can I find information on my research topic?

The library subscribes to a vast amount of paid content not accessible via web search engines.

You will find more than 150 databases to search by title, subject, and by type of resource. Many library databases are considered "deep" or "invisible web" and are not indexed by search engines.

Investigate the Flow of Scientific Information to determine where the document/data fits.

Favorite databases of graduate students

Summon

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Search Summon for books, articles & more

WPI Journals - Search by Title

Find journals, magazines, or newspapers by title or ISSN:



For more searching options, use the Library Catalog Advanced Search.

If you already have a citation and want full text, try FullTextFinder.

Only Finding a Citation? Get the Full Text

Within most databases, click on the FullTextFinder link to get options for obtaining the full text of the article.