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Liaison librarians

  • Chemical engineering; Mining and materials engineering

    Giovanna [dot] Badia [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Email) 514-398-7340
  • Mechanical engineering

    Tara [dot] Mawhinney [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Email) 514-398-4764
  • Chemistry; Physics

    April [dot] Colosimo [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Email) 514-398-4765

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1. Sources for background information

If you are not sure what your topic is all about, start with any of the following sources:

Dictionaries and encyclopedias


Other reference material

2.1 Core databases for Materials

2.2 Additional databases for Materials

Databases for related subjects

Most of the Library's licensed electronic resources, such as databases, full-text online journals and e-books, are restricted to McGill students, faculty, staff and other authorized users of the McGill Library. Find out about accessing the Library's online resources from on and off campus.

3. Selected Internet sites for Materials

4. Other resources


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