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Largest multidisciplinary engineering collection
Ei Compendex, Inspec, SciSearch, NTIS and more
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ProQuest Dialog enables engineers and technologists of all skill levels to easily search, find, and share all major licensed and peer-reviewed engineering and scitech research from market-leading databases including Ei Compendex, Inspec, SciSearch, PASCAL, NTIS and ProQuest SciTech and Engineering.  In addition, ProQuest Dialog offers users access to full-text dissertations, global news and trade resources, plus a comprehensive patents collection providing a truly complete research experience.

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Engineering and SciTech

Engineering and SciTech Content Overview

Providing critical information and workflow solutions for users at every skill level to make informed decisions and fuel new discoveries – innovation begins with ProQuest Dialog.

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ProQuest Dialog Engineering Video

Discover the largest multidisciplinary collection of engineering and scitech databases in an easy-to-use single integrated resource!

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Database ProSheets

Sample records and detailed search techniques for the special features of each database on ProQuest Dialog, including description, subject coverage, date range, update frequency, data sources, origin and more.

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ProQuest Dialog™ News & Trade Collection

The most complete collection for monitoring global news and trade press across all key industries, from the world’s major licensed media publishers with content not freely available online.

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ProQuest Dissertations and Theses Professional

The world’s most comprehensive collection of full-text dissertations from more than 1,700 graduate schools and universities, including the most prestigious research programs and encompassing almost all areas of science and technology.

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Intuitive access to information for everyone

Basic, Advanced and Command Line search options for users of every skill level, from the novice searcher to the expert information professional – all in one user-friendly interface.

Identify key authors and innovators

The authoritative sources you expect combined with powerful indexing and alerting in a single interface that adapts to the needs of any user, plus intuitive search and workflow tools to refine and share results.

Sophisticated workflow tools

Save searches, download results, create custom reports and more, with easy-to-use workflow tools that facilitate collaboration and customization.

Channel R&D investment and identify white space

Review the state of the art within any scientific or technical discipline and support prior art searching by conducting comprehensive non-patent literature searches across all engineering and scitech domains.

Stimulate innovation and uncover opportunities

Identify emerging competitive threats, track R&D, and monitor new research in the engineering and scitech community with powerful search filters providing an authoritative picture of key authors, subjects, and titles within a topical area.

Unparalleled global customer support

Our trusted Global Customer Support team is available to support your research needs at every step, including search consultation, Alert set up, technical assistance, and specialized training.

Flexible content and payment packages

Customized content bundles with flexible pricing plans to meet the needs of every budget, including transactional and subscription packages.

 

Aerospace and Defense

ProQuest Dialog is taking aerospace and defense industry research to new heights.

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PQD News and Trade

The most complete collection for monitoring global news and trade press across all key industries from the world’s major licensed media publishers.

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Automotive and Transportation

ProQuest Dialog is powering researchers in the automotive and transportation industry.

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PQD Patents

The most comprehensive full-text patents offering in the marketplace with 33 full-text and 65 bibliographic patent authorities, plus three patent families – Derwent, ProQuest Dialog INPADOC, and LexisNexis Univentio.

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Food and Agriculture

ProQuest Dialog Food

ProQuest Dialog is cultivating innovation in food, beverage and agriculture research.

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PQD Pharmaceutical and Biomedical

Authoritative pharmaceutical and biomedical databases from the world’s leading publishers, including Embase, MEDLINE, BIOSIS, Derwent, IMS, Adis and more.

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Hi-Tech Electronics and Telecommunications

ProQuest Dialog is sparking innovation in electronics and telecommunications research.

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ProQuest Dissertations and Theses Professional

PQD Professional

The world’s most comprehensive collection of dissertations is available in a search service uniquely designed for the needs of business and professional research.

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Oil and Gas

ProQuest Dialog Oil

ProQuest Dialog is fueling R&D in the oil and gas industry.

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Search Solutions

Concise, step-by-step instructions for conducting the most common searches in each ProQuest Dialog content collection.

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How do I… ?

Short, easy to follow instructions for searchers and administrators to accomplish common tasks on ProQuest Dialog.

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Administrator Resources

Tools, tips and training resources for ProQuest Dialog administrators to self-manage their organization’s account.

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Self-Guided Training Modules

Take advantage of our e-learning resources and view short, on-demand recorded mini-presentations intended to quickly highlight useful features, content, and search tips.

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ProQuest Dialog™ — Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Collection

Key pharmaceutical and biomedical databases from the world’s leading publishers, including Embase, MEDLINE, BIOSIS, Derwent, IMS, Adis, SciSearch and more – in a user-friendly, flexible interface for searchers of all skill levels.

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ProQuest Dialog™ — Patents Collection

The most comprehensive full-text patents offering in the marketplace with 33 full-text and 69 bibliographic patent authorities, plus three patent families – Derwent, ProQuest Dialog INPADOC, and LexisNexis Univentio (LNU).

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ProQuest Dialog™ — News and Trade Collection

The most complete collection for monitoring global news and trade press across all key industries, from the world’s major licensed media publishers with content not freely available online.

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Blog

Why is Responsive Design Important?

Our research shows that users want to be able to access the same information and expect the same functionality across all of their devices.

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‘Making a Murderer’ in the Media

Blog post on the popular Netflix series 'Making a Murderer:' Is Steven Avery innocent? Newspapers, journals and dissertations could help you decide. Written by Beth McGough and posted February 10, 2016.

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