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Research Guide for Materials Science: Home

Purpose of this guide

This guide is intended for students and researchers studying Materials Science at the University of Oxford, although students and researchers from any field may find it useful.

Use this guide to find out about books and online resources for Materials Science, including ebooks, ejournals and bibliographic databases.

Finding books for materials science

Oxford has a wide range of ebooks for materials science and printed books, including the main science collection in the Radcliffe Science Library.  For more detailed info about our book collections visit our books page of this guide.

Key journals

A lot of journals, as well as being available in print, are available online and can be searched via SOLO or eJournals A-Z. Below are a few of the top journals for materials science below but you can find a longer list on the journals page of this guide.

Key databases

Oxford subscribes to many bibliographic databases. They can be used to locate journal articles, conference proceedings, books, patents, images, data and more. You can find some of the key databases for materials science below, but take a look at the databases page of this guide for more titles.

Subject Librarian, Physical and Applied Sciences

Related guides

Key libraries

Radcliffe Science Library