These are just a few of the available databases and resources you should try searching when starting your literature search. Consult with your Grainger librarian or graduate assistant for additional ideas.
Most comprehensive engineering literature and patent information available. Most relevant resources will be in Compendex for traditional engineering fields (mechanical, civil, industrial, etc. or INSPEC for physics, electrical and computer engineering), US Patents and European (EP) Patents databases.
Online access the most-used collection of authoritative, regularly updated engineering reference information, including Marks’ Handbook, Roark’s Formulas for Stress & Strain; Mechanisms and Mechanical Devices Sourcebook, and several Schaum’s Outlines for mechanics, statics and dynamics.