Reference Sources (Encyclopedias/Dictionaries/Biographies)
In exchange for the complete disclosure of an invention, a patent grants the applicant the exclusive right to make, use, or sell the claimed invention for a limited period of time.
If you are interested in learning about patents or would like help conducting searches, please contact April Colosimo.
Finding information in the early publications: bulletins, reports, memoirs
This guide will help locate older and historic publications of the Geological Survey of Canada (GSC) within the McGill University Library system.
How to find GSC literature: Electronic and print indexes available through McGill University Library
Core Research Databases
- Water Resources Abstracts, 1967-
Chemical engineering; Mining and materials engineeringGiovanna [dot] Badia [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Email) • 514-398-7340
Mechanical engineeringTara [dot] Mawhinney [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Email) • 514-398-4764
Chemistry; PhysicsApril [dot] Colosimo [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Email) • 514-398-4765
Standards are documents which describe methods for manufacturing, measurement, description and testing of materials and products. They cover everything from the simplest screw to the most complex information technology network.
Current and upcoming events
Current exhibition: The Literature of Prescription: Charlotte Perkins Gilman and The Yellow Wallpaper. A Biography of Neurasthenia in the late 19th and early 20th Centuries.
Christopher [dot] Lyons [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Email) • 514-398-4475 x09847
The primary resource to identify useful libraries and archives in the history of the health sciences is the annual Directory published by the History of Medicine Division of the US National Library of Medicine. - Directory of History of Medicine Collections. This is available both in print and online.
andrea [dot] miller-nesbitt [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Email) • 514-398-1663
Resources for MIME 325: Mineral Industry Economics
Current & Past Prices