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Web of Science platform: Inspec

Learn more about the databases on the Web of Science platform.

What is Inspec?

Produced by the Institution of Engineering and Technology, Inspec is a comprehensive index to literature in physics, electrical/electronic technology, computing, information technology, control, production and manufacturing engineering. Updated weekly, Inspec provides data from journals, books, reports, dissertations and conference proceedings.

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Resources from the IET

Content and Coverage - Downloadable lists of covered journals and instructions on how to recommend journals for coverage

Inspec Classification - learn about the structure of the Inspec Classification system

Searching Hot Topics - tips for searching targeted research areas using Inspec's indexing

Contact the teams at Inspec