Energy Research Guide

Sources to conduct energy research


U.S. Energy Information (EIA)

Daily Prices  Wholesale spot petroleum prices: crude oil, gasoline, heating oil, and coal, and retail petroleum prices

Monthly Energy Review  Historic production and consumption statistics for multiple sectors of energy.


DOE Public Access Gateway for Energy Research  

PAGES   Journal articles and manuscripts on energy and science

Texas Production Data

Texas Production Data

Texas Railroad Commission databases and monthly production data for the state. 

Database Access

Restricted database - current students, staff and faculty

Restricted: Only current SMU students, faculty, & staff. Certificate students and alumni do not have permission to use these resources.

EZ database - off campus access using 8-digit SMU ID & password

EZ: Off-campus access using 8-digit SMU ID & password. Access these databases - anytime, anywhere.

In Business Library only database

In Library Only: Accessible only on Business Library computers and are not accessible via wireless connections. A valid SMU ID should be presented to receive a placard that must be displayed while using the computer.