Engineering Village

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About Engineering Village

Engineering Village takes engineering research to the next level with a comprehensive database that includes the most authoritative engineering resources available to answer today’s most timely questions—from theoretical to applied, and basic to complex.

How Engineering Village Works

Whether it’s preparing for a paper, a grant or funding proposal, a request for new research allocations, a detailed patent application, or simply an interest in acquiring new engineering knowledge, Engineering Villages provides the most comprehensive information you need.

Delve Deeper with Compendex: Numeric Search Now Available on Engineering Village

Join Matt McGarva, Product Manager, Engineering Village, as he demonstrates how to refine your searches using numeric data – e.g., rate of a data transfer, thermal properties of a material, size of microchip components —across both Compendex and Inspec databases on Engineering Village! Speed up your searches and open up new lines of investigation quickly and easily. Register for the webinar to learn more.

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Data to support engineering diversity initiatives: The Gender Research Report

Elsevier’s ground-breaking Gender Research Report, with data related specifically to women in engineering will be available in March.  To learn more and to receive a free copy of the report, register and listen to the webinar recording Data to support engineering diversity initiatives: The Gender Research Report. In this webinar, Dr. Holly Falk-Krzesinski, Elsevier’s Vice President, Global Academic Relations and co-chair of Elsevier's Gender Working Group, describes important global diversity initiatives and offers a preview of the report


Engineering Research and Resources -  A Single Source

Academics, government institutions, business researchers  and practicing engineers gain an immediate advantage with access to today's most authoritative engineering research, with enhanced user features, that provide deep insight into published engineering work and related disciplines.


Engineering Village offers access to 12 engineering literature and patent databases providing coverage from a wide range of trusted engineering sources. The databases have been carefully selected to provide both breadth as well as depth of content.


  • Search & Retrieval
  • Thesauri
  • Tagging & Groups
  • Engineering Village interoperability with Scopus
  • Mapping Tool
  • Alerts/Personalization
  • Ask an Expert
  • Accessibility

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