Handbooks are full-text searchable and offer good overviews of technologies and topics. They are also excellent places to find figures, graphs and charts that you can use in presentations (with attribution).
Find technical information as well as analytical and search tools for the engineering community.
Collection of over 800 engineering and scientific reference handbooks, texts, and databases. TCan be searched by topic across the aggregated set, or users can browse the content of a specific title. Advanced features include numerical range searching and interactive graphs and tables.
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Journal articles, conference papers, and technical reports
Indexes leading journals in the arts, humanities, sciences and social sciences. Allows cited reference searching. (ISI Web of Knowledge) [1900 - present]
Provides links to footnoted citations as well as sources that have subsequently cited an article. Includes the Arts & Humanities Citation Index (from 1975), Science Citation Index (from 1900), and Social Sciences Citation Index (from 1900).
Full-text Department of Energy (DOE) reports. (Energy Citations Database - DOE Information Bridge) [1940 - current]
Technical reports, bibliographic citations, journal articles, conference papers, books, multimedia, and datasets sponsored by the Department of Energy (DOE) and its predecessors, the Energy Research and Development Administration.
Indexes journals, conference proceedings, trade publications, and book series in the sciences and more.
Contains over 50 million records with more than half the content originating from outside North America. Indexes over 21,000 journals, conference proceedings, trade publications, and book series in the sciences, technology, medicine, arts, and humanities.