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Research Guide: Industrial Electronics

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Start at the library's home page (http://library.sccsc.edu).

Associates Programs Source
Contains full-text journals and books. Covers many technical and 2-year programs.
Gale Power Search
Search 12 different databases at once!
A good place to search for almost any topic - covers a wide range of subject areas.
Notice the different results links on the left on the search result page: Magazines, Academic Journals, etc. (each link is a different set of results)
Note which database you article comes from - look for "From ______" on the search page (ex - From General One File).
EBSCO General Databases
Search 10 databases at once: Academic Search Premier, TOPICsearch, MasterFILE Premier, Military & Government Collection, MAS Ultra - School Edition, Vocational and Career Collection, Associates Programs Source, Newspaper Source Plus, GreenFILE, and News (AP, UPI, etc.). Find journal, magazine and newspaper articles. Millions of full-text articles, many with images. Updated daily.

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Find Books...

Title Location Call Number
All new electronics self-teaching guide Stacks TK7868 .D5 K92 2008
Electronic principles Stacks TK7816 .M25 2016
Industrial electricity and motor controls Stacks TK2000 .M54 2014
Electrical wiring: Commercial Stacks TK3283 .M84 2005
Industrial electronics for engineers, chemists, and technicians : With optional lab experiments E-Book View E-Book
AC electric motors control : advanced design techniques and applications E-Book View E-Book

 

Example Subject Terms: Electronic industries; Electric machinery; Industrial electronics; Power electronics, Electronics.

Call Number Range: TK 4001-4102 (Applications of Electric Power)

Library Catalog
Find materials that are in the physical library.
Primarily good for finding books.
Books are usually about broader topics than articles, so you may need to broaden your search terms (ex- instead of "texting" perhaps search for "cell phone use").
Books are not going to be as up-to-date as articles because they take longer to publish.
See which library the book is located in, and what section.
Be sure to write down the book's call number!
eBook Collection (EBSCO)
Search the full-text (every word on every page) of over 120,000 books - completely electronic
E-Book Hint:: On the search page, check the box "Also search within the full text of the articles" to search within the text of the book to get more results.
Note you can only print 10 pages at a time - only print out the important pages
For citation information: click on "Detailed Record" in the left sidebar when viewing an e-book. You will need this information later on!
eBrary (Proquest)
Search the full-text (every word on every page) -- completely electronic
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Find Websites...

Industrial Electronics Society: http://ieee.org/.

Electrical Safety from OSHA: http://www.osha.gov/SLTC/electrical/index.html

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Library Catalog: Audiovisual Search:
Search for videos, audio books, CD-ROMs (software), and CDs that are located in the Audiovisual (AV) section of Spartanburg Community College Library. See a library staff member about requesting materials from a different campus.
Hint: Search "industrial safety" to find safety videos.
Films on Demand
Educational videos available via streaming to anywhere (off-campus must login with Portal username and password). If you experience any problems, please call the library at 592-4654.

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Last updated: 09/30/16