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Please select a topic from the list below to find research guides, to the basic search strategies, on that topic.  Please feel free to contact me if you have any questions, concerns and/ or comments.  Faculty members please contact Harvey Castellano at 747- 6734 or me to schedule general and/or specialized Library Instructions and Information Literacy session(s) for UNIV 1301 students; new and returning undergraduate and graduate students; new and existing faculty; and staff.

Online tutorials have been developed to help you become familiar with libraries in general and the UTEP Library specifically. The tutorials may be viewed at:

You may also make an appointment for an individual tour of the library.  To schedule an individual tour of the library, please call 747-6734 or e-mail

Sample Research:

   Senior Design Project  


    Patents and Trademarks


    RefWorks (CSA) Guide


Other Important Links:

   2.  Specs and Standards - Library use only for students, faculty and staff

   3.  TECHSTREET for engineering standards
   4.  Scirus - for scientific information only  

   5.  PubMed  

   6.  European Patent Office     

   7.  Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ) 

   8.  ASCE Research Library 
   9.  CiteSeer.IST: Scientific Literature Digital Library 

    10.  FreePatentsOnline 

   11.  ConstructionWebLink for architecture, engineering and construction management

Page created and maintained by:

Debjani Mukhopadhyay
Engineering/Reference Librarian
UTEP Library, Reference Department, Room 215
500 W. University Ave.
El Paso, TX 79968-0582
Tel: (915)747- 6715