Engineering Village

First choice for serious engineering research

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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.

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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.

Engineering Village: A focus on Compendex & Inspec

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Date: May 26, 2016,
Time: 11AM EST, 4PM UK

Interested in learning more about how to search these databases before our May webinar? Watch Lightening Learning: Search Compendex in 2 minutes and Get Started with Inspec.

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This webinar will feature the powerful benefits of having both Compendex and Inspec on the Engineering Village platform. Our presenter Bonnie Osif, will highlight some of the insightful ways researchers are selecting to search Compendex and Inspec databases together to help solve contemporary grand challenges and uncover new discoveries in engineering. Also joining is Tim Aiken, Inspec product manager, The IET, and Steve Petric, Engineering Village product director, Elsevier

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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Please contact Engineering Village Customer Support for questions about access, content, and using Engineering Village. Alternatively, reach out to your nearest regional Elsevier Customer Service department:

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