Telecommunications: Find articles and papers

Not find what you need?

'Browse by Subject' from Find a Library Database - try Engineering and Information Technology.

You could also search a multidisciplinary database - for example Scopus, SpringerLink or Web of Science

Need to find scholarly works?

It is important to evaluate the articles/papers you find to make sure they are of a high quality. Sometimes you will be asked to use peer reviewed journal articles. See the following video and brief "How to" guide for help.

Find articles, papers and other publications by searching:

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Library databases -  search tools that index literature such as articles, papers, reports, books chapters and more. Find full text material, or the reference and abstract only.

Is the article peer reviewed? See the guide How to find peer reviewed journal articles (2 p.)

Find journals

If you know journal title, enter it in the Library catalogue search box and select the Journal Title option.

Here are some in the collection:

Search tips

Make a list of key concepts that relate to your topic - mobile phone / network

Make a list of alternative keywords - mobile phone, cellular phone, cell phone, mobile...

Combine these keywords using the search connectors OR, AND

Use this symbol * to find word variations e.g. network* finds network, networked, networks, networking...

Search example:  mobile phone OR cellular phone
OR system

For more help try some of the How to Guides below: