About this tutorial

Knovel is a specialized online library that has detailed information about a wide variety of science and engineering topics. If you’re learning about a topic for the first time, and you’re not familiar with the scientific literature about it, Knovel is a great place to start.

After completing this tutorial, you will be able to:

  • Recognize when Knovel could be a useful source of information
  • Access and search Knovel
  • Use reference sources in Knovel to find:
    • additional information about a topic
    • property data to answer specific questions about materials

Additional Resources and Getting Help

University of Minnesota Libraries Instructional Design

Designed by the University of Minnesota Libraries Instructional Design Team: Lindsay Matts-Benson and Andrew Palahniuk. For accessibility accommodations, or to receive this information in alternative formats, contact libid@umn.edu or 612-624-0365.

The content in this work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.

Last Updated: May 29, 2019 4:01 PM