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  • INSPEC - Inspec is an abstracting and indexing database for physics, electrical engineering, electronics, computer science, mechanical, production and manufacturing information. Produced by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET)
  • Scitation - Portal to search physics and engineering journals.
  • IEEE Xplore - IEEE magazines and journals in electrical engineering, computer science, and electronics.
  • Academic Search Complete is a good general database.

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A day in the life of an astrophysicist