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Automotive Technology & Collision

Research resources, tips, and support from SCC librarians

Periodicals which are free online

NOTE: Need to find a trade journal article for your APLED 121, article summary assignment?

You may use articles from any of the trade journals listed below.

Trade Journals

Popular Magazines


 nullPeriodical articles in the SCC Library and beyond

Keep up-to-date by browsing professional periodicals (trade journals, newsletters, and others) and by searching for articles on a particular topic.

The SCC Library has a few print periodicals, there are several free online, and SCC students can search through 1000s of periodicals using library databases.

Borrow print periodicals from the SCC Library

 Car and Driver Popular Science Road and Track

The library has print subscriptions to:

  • Car and Driver
  • Motor Trend
  • Popular Mechanics
  • Popular Science
  • Road & Track

Databases: Article indexes

Search Library databases to find articles from 1000s of periodicals.  null

Suggested databases:


Gale OneFile: Informe Académico Icon

Gale OneFile: Informe Académico

Search across full-text Spanish- and Portuguese-language scholarly journals and magazines from and about Latin America.

Example periodicals in library databases

  • Auto Body Repair Network
  • AutoWeek
  • Automotive Body Repair Network
  • Automotive Design & Production
  • Automotive News
  • Automotive Industries
  • Commercial Motor
  • Motor
  • Motor Age
  • National Dragster
  • Stapp Car Crash Journal
  • Paint & Coatings Industry
  • Pigment & Resin Technology
  • Auto Body Repair News
  • Automobile Magazine
  • Automotive Body Repair News
  • Automotive Design and Production
  • Automotive Engineering
  • Automotive Industries
  • Automotive News
  • Automotive Production
  • Automotive Manufacturing & Production
  • Chevy High Performance
  • Fleet Equipment
  • Motor Equipment News
  • Sensors and Transducers
  • Tire Business

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