Over 300 McGraw-Hill Professional engineering books, such as Marks' Standard Handbook for Mechanical Engineers, Perry's Chemical Engineers Handbook, Standard Handbook for Electrical Engineers, Roark's Formulas for Stress and Strain, and many more.
Online access to Encyclopedia & annual Yearbooks. Search encyclopedia or browse by subject to locate articles. Also: a science dictionary, biographies of 2,000+ scientists, & Student Center with study guides and essay topics. 1 simultaneous user allowed.
1947-present. The ACM Digital Library includes bibliographic information, abstracts, and full text of works published by the Association for Computing Machinery. The Guide to the Computing Literature indexes journal articles and conference proceedings from additional societies and commercial publishers (IEEE, Springer, Elsevier, SIAM, Usenix, & more), making this database the first choice for computer research. Provides bibliometrics on Authors and Institutions.
1913-1983. Provides a single resource for seven decades of articles on the most important events, issues & trends in the history of business & industry, plus the most important historical sources in the applied science & technology for the 20th Century.
*NEW Online access* to all standards, journals, manuals, and conference papers/special technical publications published by ASTM, the American Society for Testing and Materials. Also includes a handful of ISO and UOP standards.
Search for research funding opportunities from sources that include private and government sources such as the NSF, NIH, USDA. Search by keyword, deadline, funding amounts, geographic area, and more. E-mail funding alert available.
1884-present. Engineering Index is best for locating articles in aerospace, civil, structural, mechanical engineering. Also covers biomedical, ocean, coastal, chemical, electrical, computer engineering, and nanotechnology.
1861-present. Database of citations to doctoral dissertations & master's theses from 1,000+ universities. Abstracts for dissertations 1980-present; master's theses 1988-present. Full-text of most UC dissertations published 1996 and later.
Search and access all unclassified, unlimited citations to documents in the Defense Technical Information Center's Public Technical Reports Collection and DTIC's Full-Text Collection of Department of Defense research reports. Formerly known as STINET. Also includes Air University Library Index to Military Periodicals, 1988- present, and Staff College Automated Military Periodical Index, 1985- present.
Search and read full text of over 1800 engineering handbooks from CRC Press, Spon Press, Dekker, and Chapman & Hall in mechanical, civil, electrical, aerospace, industrial, mining, and geotechnical engineering, as well as engineering design and management. Some chemical engineering, materials science and nanotechnology.
2007-. JCR Science provides statistical data on the relative importance of over 5900 journals in science and technology. Journals are evaluated on impact factor, immediacy of content, article counts, cited half life & source data.
From April 1, 2015, the UC San Diego Library has arranged for a two-year trial period of over 26,000 videos available through Kanopy. The videos come from leading producers such as the BBC, California Newsreel, Criterion Collection, First Run Features, Kino Lorber and PBS, with more content added each year. Many of the films are from independent and specialty producers, with a focus on documentary films. Use is limited to currently enrolled UCSD students, employees, and faculty, staff. Faculty may screen these films in the classroom and they may also be used across campus to non-paying audiences, such as organizations and clubs, training, and in residence life.
Search/browse 2500+ science and engineering encyclopedias, handbooks, texts, and databases. Advanced features include numerical range searching and interactive graphs and tables. Excellent resource for chemical & physical property data.
U.S. government scientific, technical and engineering and related business information. Includes searchable database (1990-present) of documents and ordering information. UCSD faculty, staff & students should request documents via interlibrary loan.
This database contains Rich's Business Data for bioscience, hightech and San Francisco Bay Area local businesses. Information for more than 35K companies, includes basic background and contact information. Interface allows researchers to filter by geography, industry, company size, job title and products, as well as perform individual company look-ups.
Over 30,000 books online. Search full-text, then save or print chapter pdfs. Many of these books are available as Print-on-demand personal copies - look for Buy a Print Copy of this Book for $24.95 Including Shipping near the book's table of contents.
200+ titles in this library of short lecture-sized books, synthesizing an important research topic, authored by an expert contributor in engineering, with more analysis & depth than the typical research article. Good for CSE, ECE, BENG & general eng.
Product and service suppliers in 52,000 categories. Good for finding company contact information and getting lists of suppliers for a particular product. Some companies have product catalogs with specs or CAD drawings.
Over 600 full-text technical reports from the past 90 years. Some reports were done for the US government (NASA, NACA, Navy, Air Force, Army, NSF, USGS, etc) or for commercial entities. Includes some U Mich dissertations.
Excellent starting place to explore the scholarly literature. Indexes journals in all disciplines: sciences, engineering, social sciences, arts, and humanities. Now includes databases that cover books and conference papers. Includes cited and citing references for each article, conference paper and book indexed. Search by author, keywords, organization and cited references. Create citation alerts to get weekly notices when new, relevant citations are added. Some indexes go back to 1900, others begin more recently (1975 or later). DATABASES: Science Citation Index, Social Sciences Citation Index, Arts & Humanities Citation Index, Book Citation Index, Conference Proceedings Citation Index, Current Chemical Reactions, and Index Chemicus.