Welcome! This is a selective guide of tools to help you do research in Mining Engineering.
Core Research Databases
Publication coverage: 1979 - present (updated frequently)
Access restricted to the Queen's community (10 user limit)
World literature on mining, mineral dressing,
and metallurgy (excluding ferrous metals).
Publication coverage: 1966 to present (updated monthly)
Print holdings: Metals Abstracts: Vol. 1 (1966) - Vol. 31 (1998) in the Engineering and Science Library; call number: TN1 .M473.
Indexes over 2000 journals, patents,
dissertations, government reports, conference proceedings and
books covering metals and alloys.
Publication coverage: Geology of North America: 1693 - present ;
Geology worldwide: 1933 - present
- Access to over 1.8 million references to
articles, books, maps, conference papers, reports and theses
Publication coverage: 1884 - present (updated weekly)
Primary database for engineering. Journals,
conference proceedings, trade publications and technical reports