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MyResearch (Physical Sciences & Engineering)

Liaison librarians

  • Giovanna [dot] Badia [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Email) 514-398-7340
  • April [dot] Colosimo [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Email) 514-398-4765
  • Tara [dot] Mawhinney [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Email) 514-398-4764
  • McGill users only
  • Open access resource
  • Free resource
  • In-library-use only
  • Catalogue record

Finding materials



Subject guides are a great place to find subject-specific databases but here are good places to start:

Specialized materials

Material not available at McGill

Getting Organized

  • Subscribe to the table of contents of journals using JournalTOCs
  • Concept mapping with CmapTools
    • Download the software here for free
    • Visit NASA's space exploration concept maps, old and new for examples

Reading & Critiquing Research Articles

Citing Materials

Getting Your Research Out

Funding opportunities

Finding upcoming conferences

Finding past conference papers

Choosing a journal

Knowing your rights as an author

Keeping track of your work

Open access repositories

Learn more about open access

Social Networking


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