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Engineering: Online Resources

Engineering: Online Resources


ASTM Standards and Engineering Digital Library - Full-text access to industry-leading standards and technical engineering information from the American Society for Testing and Materials. Covers a broad range of engineering disciplines, including aerospace, biomedical, chemical, civil, environmental, geological, health and safety, industrial, materials science, mechanical, nuclear, petroleum, soil science, and solar engineering.

INIS Database - INIS is the leading information source for scientific and technical literature published worldwide on the peaceful applications of nuclear science and technology. INIS maintains a bibliographic database, entitled the INIS Database, which currently contains over 2.6 million references with English abstracts from 1970 to the present. This Database does not include full text articles. The Database is updated weekly.

Science Direct - Elsevier's journal portal provides full-text access to select (only titles with "Full-text available" icon are subscribed to) scientific, technical, and medical journals. Provides access to over 3,800 periodical titles and over 37,000 books. Some articles may be downloaded free of charge; others must be purchased.

Synthesis Digital Library of Engineering and Computer Science - Synthesis is an innovative information service for the engineering and computer science community. The library contains 50- to 100-page "Lectures," each a self-contained electronic book that synthesizes an important research or development topic, authored by an expert contributor to the field. Offered by Morgan & Claypool.

Open Access Sources and Web Sites
Chemical Engineer's Resource Page - discussion of optimization of chemical processes, spreadsheet solutions, design and lab reports (complete, online examples), links to experts in their fields, and more.

Greatest Engineering Achievements of the 20th Century - provides information and brief histories of various feats of engineering.

Society for Women Engineers - a US organization that promotes the place of women as engineers and leaders.

General Online Databases - Use the links below to find more information in this subject area

Online Books and Catalogs
Online Video Resources
Journal / Magazine Article Databases
Newspaper Article Databases
Reference Databases