Description: Includes the McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science & Technology, the Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, the McGraw-Hill Yearbooks of Science and Technology, 15,000 illustrations and graphics, biographies of more than 2,000 scientist, news stories from Science News, and ScienCentral videos. Features include RSS feeds, Flash animations, image galleries, podcasts, videos, and more.
Description: Aluminium Industry Abstracts (AIA), formerly World Aluminum Abstracts (WAA), provides comprehensive coverage of the world's technical literature on aluminum, production processes, products, applications, and business developments. The Aluminium Industry Abstracts database includes information abstracted from approximately 2,300 scientific and technical journals, government reports, conference proceedings,dissertations, books, and patents.
Description: ASCE Journals are the premier source of technical information for the civil engineering profession and form the core collection in the field — 32 journals available in print and online. The online journal archive contains over 48,000 articles, more than 400,000 pages, published since 1983
Description: Coverage includes information technology and computing, electronics, biotechnology, medical technology, as well as engineering (including construction, electrical and chemical engineering) and allied subject areas. Abstracts are available from January 1993 to the present.
Sources covered include over 350 periodicals, conference proceedings, technical reports, trade journal/newsletter items, patents, books, and press releases.
Description: Periodical coverage includes trade and industrial publications, journals issued by professional and technical societies, and specialized subject periodicals, as well as special issues such as buyers' guides, directories, and conference proceedings. Abstracting coverage begins with periodicals published in March 1993. The abstracts range from 50 to 300 words and describe the content and scope of the source articles. Full Text coverage begins in 1997.
Description: ASCE Journals are the premier source of technical information for the civil engineering profession and form the core collection in the field — 32 journals available in print and online. The online journal archive contains over 48,000 articles, more than 400,000 pages, published since 1983.
Description: This database provides bibliographic coverage of ground-breaking research, applications, regulatory developments and new patents across all areas of biotechnology and bioengineering, including medical, pharmaceutical, agricultural, environmental and marine biology.
Description: A collection of more than 50 databases providing bibliographic coverage to current research in multiple disciplines, e.g. the biological sciences, aquatic sciences, engineering and technology, environmental sciences, material science, market research and scientific conferences.
Description: Provides citations, abstracts, and indexing of the serials literature in civil engineering and its complementary fields, including forensic engineering, management and marketing of engineering services, engineering education, theoretical mechanics and dynamics, and mathematics and computation. Comprehensive international coverage with the monitoring of approximately 3000 serial titles as well as numerous non-serial publications.
Description: A comprehensive bibliographic database of scientific and technical engineering research, covering all engineering disciplines. It includes millions of bibliographic citations and abstracts from thousands of engineering journals and conference proceedings. Coverage is 1970-present.
Description: Computing Reviews is like the book review section of the New York Times, targeted to computer science literature. The reviews link directly to the full text of the items being reviewed (journal articles, books, conference proceedings, etc.). CR is a joint effort between Reviews.com, a publisher of reviews of academic and technical literature, and the ACM (Association for Computing machinery), the leading society of academic computer scientists.
Description: Corrosion Abstracts provides the world's most complete source of bibliographic information in the area of corrosion science and engineering. International sources of literature are scanned and abstracted in the areas of general corrosion testing, corrosion characteristics, preventive measures, materials construction and performance, and equipment for many industries.
Description: Provides comprehensive, authoritative coverage of earthquake engineering and earthquake hazard mitigation. EEA currently comprises over 114,000 records (full citations and abstracts) from 1971 forward, plus several hundred earlier classic papers and reports. EEA includes approximately 52,000 journal articles -- indexes and abstracts of all major journals that publish significant earthquake engineering research; approximately 40,000 meeting abstracts -- proceedings of conferences and major meetings in earthquake engineering research, and approximately 22,000 research reports' abstracts -- abstracts of research monographs and technical reports including Earthquake Engineering Research Center Reports and Pacific Earthquake Engineering Research Center Reports. Sources covered include over 3,000 periodicals, conference proceedings, technical reports, trade journal/newsletter items, patents, books, and press releases. Coverage is 1971 to present.
Description: Bibliographic coverage of the international serial and non-serial literature for research in civil, earthquake, environmental, mechanical, transportation engineering, forensic engineering, engineering services, education, theoretical mechanics and dynamics, mathematics/computation, design, construction, and latest technological developments. ProQuest Deep Indexing: Engineering supplements the database with access to millions of indexed charts, figures, graphs, maps, and tables from the scholarly research and technical literature
Description: Environmental Engineering Abstracts covers the world literature pertaining to technological and engineering aspects of air and water quality, environmental safety, and energy production. More than 700 primary journals are thoroughly indexed and abstracted. Over 2,500 additional sources, including monographs and conference proceedings, are also monitored for relevant articles.
Description: IEEE Xplore provides Web access to highly cited publications in electrical engineering, computer science and electronics. It is comprised of over 160 journals, over 1,200 conference proceedings, and more than 3,800 technical standards.
Description: The largest English language file of bibliographic information and abstracts on the world's output of published works in Chemistry, physics, electrical engineering and electronics, computing, and information technology. Covers scientific and technical journals and conference proceedings. Includes some books, reports, and dissertations. Includes Physics Abstracts, Computer and Control Abstracts, and Electrical and Electronics Abstracts
Description: Access to the current volume and 10 years back from the Institute of Physics electronic journal collection, plus the Historic Archive, i.e. all articles published in IOP journals from 1874-1992.
Description: ConneXion is the world's largest resource of new materials. The Library houses over 6,500 advanced, sustainable and innovative materials representing eight categories: polymers, naturals, metals, glass, ceramics, carbon-based materials, cement-based materials, and processes; featuring truly cutting-edge materials and applications. Material ConneXion researches materials for all design disciplines: interior designers, architects, product designers, packaging designers, automobile designers, industrial designers, aerospace designers, etc.
Description: Materials Business File focuses on industry news, international trade data, government regulations and management issues related to the metals and materials industries. Citations for this database are pulled from 2,000 journals, plus patents, dissertations, government reports, conference proceedings, and books indexed by expert editors from Materials Information. Begun in 1985, Materials Business File is the database equivalent of the bulletins Steels Alert, Polymers/Ceramics/Composites Alert and Nonferrous Metals Alert. Together they cover new technologies, new materials and other industry developments reported in the press.
Description: Bibliographic coverage of serial and non-serial literature on metallurgy, ceramics, polymers, and composites used in engineering applications. In-depth coverage from raw materials and refining through processing, welding and fabrication to end uses, corrosion, performance and recycling. Includes all metals, alloys, polymers, ceramics, and composites. ProQuest Deep Indexing: Materials Science supplements the database with access to millions of indexed charts, figures, graphs, maps, and tables from the scholarly research and technical literature.
Description: Preeminent in its field, Mechanical Engineering Abstracts contains the facts, figures, and discoveries engineers need in order to make faster, more authoritative decisions. Now expanded and jointly published with Engineering Information, this is the only abstracts journal that surveys and summarizes the worldwide literature in mechanical engineering, engineering management, and production engineering. Presenting theoretical perspectives as well as specific applications, the journal reports on key developments published in journals, articles, and conference papers. The result is a comprehensive information base indispensable to specialists who need hard facts in order to evaluate existing projects or initiate new ones. Abstracts provide researchers' methods and conclusions in clear, compact form, making it easy to absorb key facts in a fraction of the time.
Description: The importance of rapid access to patent literature for all engineering disciplines - and especially for the materials science and engineering fields - is widely recognized. To help you in keeping up with the latest patents related to materials science and engineering, your search of the CSA Technology Research Database, CSA Materials Research Database with METADEX, or any of CSA-MRD's subfiles retrieves patents directly related to your area of interest from the MicroPatent Materials Patents database, in addition to our bibliographic records.
Description: ProQuest Computing™ is the premium resource for those who need access to comprehensive coverage of computer topics. The database includes over 350 titles, with nearly 300 available in full text.
Description: Citations regarding the research, manufacturing practices, properties and applications of polymers, ceramics, and composites, have been taken from 1,300 journals, plus dissertations, government reports, conference proceedings, and books indexed by expert.
Description: Covers the international serial and non-serial literature pertaining to civil, earthquake, environmental, mechanical, and transportation engineering including their complementary fields of forensic engineering, management and marketing of engineering services, engineering education, theoretical mechanics and dynamics, and mathematics/computation. Content includes basic and applied research, design, construction, technological and engineering aspects of air and water quality, environmental safety, energy production and developments in new technologies.
Sources covered include over 3,500 periodicals, conference proceedings, technical reports, trade journal/newsletter items, patents, books, and press releases. Coverage is 1966-present.
Description: Provides specialist content on materials science, metallurgy, ceramics, polymers, and composites used in engineering application. Sources covered include over 3,000 periodicals, conference proceedings, technical reports, trade journal/newsletter items, patents, books, and press releases. Coverage is 1966 to present.
Description: Solid State and Superconductivity Abstracts, now expanded and jointly published with Engineering Information, provides global coverage on all aspects of theory, production, and application of solid state materials and devices - as well as the new high- and low-temperature superconductivity technology, now highlighted in every issue.
Description: The Sustainability database explores the management of human use and conservation of the natural resource base, ensuring the attainment and continued satisfaction of human needs in the present as well as maintaining the potential to meet the needs and aspirations of future generations.