These sources are "starting places" for finding journal articles, conference papers, standards and technical reports. Many contain full-text articles for which Purdue Libraries has subscriptions or links to the library catalog.
Contains books, journal articles, special technical publications, and manuals. Purdue's subscription to standards is through the Specifications and Standards Database
IEEE XploreContains full-text of IEEE, IET, IEE, and IBM journals and conferences and IEEE standards.
JSTORProvides full-text digital archive of over 700 scholarly journals.
SAE Mobilus (was SAE Digital Library)References thousands of technical papers, scholarly articles, and standards covering the latest advances in all areas of mobility engineering including ground vehicle, aerospace, off-highway, and manufacturing technology. Standards include SAE Aerospace Materials Specifications (AMS), Aerospace Standards (AS), and Ground Vehicle Standards (J and USCAR Reports). Includes detailed summaries and complete SAE Technical Reports in PDF for 1906-present. Full text scholarly journal coverage from 1998-present.
SPIE Digital LibraryIncludes an extensive resource on optics and photonics, providing more than 230,000 technical papers from SPIE Journals (dates vary) and Conference Proceedings (1990 - present).