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The IEEE/IET Electronic Library (IEL) provides access to almost a third of the world's current electrical engineering and computer science literature, featuring high-quality content from the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) and the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET).


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License Agreed: Available to Major Engineering Universities


Service Type

Online Journals, Conference Proceedings and Standards


Subject Strengths

    • Antennas
    • Aerospace
    • Biomedical Engineering
    • Communications
    • Circuits
    • Computing
    • Electrical Engineering
    • Energy
    • Industrial Engineering
    • Information Technology
    • Nanotechnology
    • Nuclear Science
    • Optics
    • Power
    • Radiology
    • Remote Sensing
    • Software
    • Wireless


Service Strengths

  • The world's most highly cited journals in technology
  • unlimited, full-text access to more than 4 million documents;
  • documents delivered in PDF and HTML (as available) formats;
  • highly-cited, peer-reviewed research that fuels more new patents than any other publisher, including:
  • 174 IEEE journals, magazines, and transactions
  • 26 IET journals and magazines, plus 20+ IET conference titles
  • proceedings from over 1,400 IEEE and IET annual conferences
  • more than 2,800 approved and published IEEE standards in key technology fields, with the option to add draft standards;
  • IEEE Redline Versions of Standards;
  • complimentary access to Bell Labs Technical Journal;
  • complimentary access to more than 6,400 papers from 20+ VDE conference titles;
  • access to articles accepted for future publication;
  • backfile to the late 1800s for select titles;
  • INSPEC® abstract/citation and bibliographic records;
  • robust search tools with a user-friendly interface;
  • Multiple search options:
    1. Basic Search – type in a key word or phrase – the IEEE Xplore® digital library writes the query for you
    2. Advanced Search – construct complex search queries employing a variety of operators
    3. Author Search – find articles even when you are unsure how to spell the author's name
    4. Search only the latest content update
    5. Session history, allowing you to view, edit and re-run your recent searches
    6. Select citations to print, email or download directly from search results
  • free training and technical support;
  • unlimited article downloads;
  • daily updates with more than 20,000 new IEEE/IET articles added each month;
  • links that connect users directly from your library OPAC catalog to IEEE titles.


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