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Hydraulic Fracturing: Articles

Background Information

Start here to learn some basic facts about hydraulic fracturing.  These databases offer a good overview of the topic.

Science Databases

These databases are good for finding articles on hydraulic fracturing.  See some suggested search terms below to use in the list of databases.


As you are researching this topic, keep these search terms in mind as well:

  • hydraulic fracturing
  • hydrofracking
  • fracking
  • hydraulic engineering
  • marcellus shale
  • natural gas