Searchable version of over 20 volumes of the ASM (Metals) Handbook, the Engineered Materials Handbook Desk Edition and the Metals Handbook Desk Edition. Note that binary and ternary phase diagrams are in vol 3.
*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.
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.
1986-present. EMA provides comprehensive coverage of the world's published literature concerning the science of polymers, ceramics and composite materials. Link to e-journals and UCSD holdings with UC-eLinks.
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.
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.
Need a dielectric constant, or the modulus of elasticity for a polymer or metal? Try this free searchable database of engineering materials properties. Search by material name, or by your property requirements.
Comprehensive database to the chemical literature: all aspects of chemistry with heavy coverage in other sciences. Search by topic, author, substance (name, structure, CAS Registry Number, molecular formula), substructure or reaction. Includes structure editor, or you can copy/paste from ChemDraw. For UCSD faculty/staff/students only. No access for walk-in users.
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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.
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.