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Research Guide for Technical Reports

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Research Guide for Technical Reports

Georgia Tech Library

Subject Librarians for expert reference and search assistance (with GT courses, etc.)

For quick questions - Need Help?

A librarian is available at the Expert Consultation Center located on the 1st floor west of the Library nearby the entrance to the Clough building; hours are Monday through Friday noon to 5:00pm (except during intercession and some holidays)



The authors of this Guide used significant material from a previous Georgia Tech Library Research Guide written by Mary-Frances Panettiere. Kathy Tomajko wrote the Tip Sheet on Finding GT NACA/NASA Reports.

Technical Reports Research Guide

Technical Reports Databases (NTIS etc.)

Technical Reports Indexes (NTIS etc.)

Full-text Availability

How to Obtain Full Text Copies Not Owned by GT Library

  • GT community
    For individual technical reports that are not currently owned by Georgia Tech, a request ( may be made to order the report, to be added to a password-protected GT Library database. This free service is available to Georgia Tech students, faculty and staff.
  • Non-GT community
    NTIS and NASA sell technical reports.

What is a Technical Report?

For expert, in-depth assistance searching the GT Catalog and Databases, contact your GT Subject Librarian.  Need Help? for quick help. If you need immediate reference assistance, an "on-call librarian" is available Monday through Friday, between 11:00am and 5:00pm.  Ask about the "on-call librarian" at the Library Services Desk 1st floor west 404-894-4530.

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