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.
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.
This comprehensive dictionary with over 1500 entries provides clear definitions of all the units, prefixes, and styling of the Système International (SI), as well as industry-specific and traditional terms currently in use.
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.
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.
Indexes high-energy physics articles, including journal papers, preprints, e-prints, technical reports, conference papers & theses--going back to the 1960's and earlier. Includes full-text search of last 5 yrs of arXiv content.
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.
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.
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.
A complete historical archive of publications of the American Physical Society, this searchable archive currently includes all APS journal content back to 1893(including Physical Review, Physical Review Letters, and Reviews of Modern Physics).
Gateway to selected, authoritative science resources from US government agencies and departments. Search or browse selected science websites, or use the 'index' to view resources on selected topics. Use Advanced search to find specific technical reports.
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.
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.
This is a comprehensive, 10 volume, online encyclopedia that covers such topics as earthquake seismology, mineral physics, geodesy, geomagnetism, crust, mantle and core dynamics, and evolution of the earth.
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.