Engineering

ACM Digital Library

(Association for Computing Machinery) - Search and find bibliographic information, abstracts, reviews, and full-text for articles published in ACM periodicals and proceedings since 1985, including works published by affiliated organizations.

Analytical Abstracts

(RSC) - "...is the only abstracting service designed specifically to meet analytical chemistry information needs. It provides comprehensive coverage of new techniques and applications." 1980 to present."

Applied Science & Technology Index

(EBSCO/Wilson) - Already established processes or already manufactured items-e.g. how to make them run faster, better, cheaper or make something like them. "Covers more than 480 core English-language scientific and technical publications. Topics include engineering, acoustics, chemistry, computers, metallurgy, physics, plastics, telecommunications, transportation, and waste management."

Chemical Abstracts

Search Chemical Abstracts via SciFinder Scholar®.

(CAS) - As of June 30, 2011, the UMass Dartmouth Library access to SciFinder Scholar will be via the web version only, the client version has been discontinued; SciFinder Scholar web access is limited to current UMassD students, faculty, and staff. UMassD users are required to register via our Science Librarian, Liz Winiarz. Questions? Contact Liz Winiarz, email, x8696. 

SciFinder Scholar® from American Chemical Society, is the search interface to the Chemical Abstracts and MEDLINE databases. It provides subject coverage that includes the chemical aspects of astronomy, biology, education, engineering, economics, geology, history, mathematics, medicine, and physics.

Engineering Village 2

For all areas of engineering – research and development- provides access to Compendex (Engineering Index online) beginning in 1884

General Science Abstracts

(EBSCO/Wilson) - "covers 167 popular and professional English-language science periodicals as well as the Science section of the New York Times." (H.W.Wilson) - "covers 167 popular and professional English-language science periodicals as well as the Science section of the New York Times."

IEEE Xplore Digital Library

(IEEE) - Electrical and computer engineering- research and development. Search and retrieve full text of IEEE and IEE/IET publications including transactions and proceedings from more than 120 IEEE journals, 900 active IEEE standards, and the proceedings of 400 annual conferences. The majority of the content dates back to 1988; content from select publications back as far as 1950.

INSPEC

(EBSCO) - INSPEC created by the IET (The Institution of Engineering and Technology), is the leading bibliographic database providing abstracts and indexing to the world's scientific and technical papers in physics, electrical engineering, electronics, communications, control engineering, computing and information technology. Containing over 7 million records, INSPEC provides coverage from over 3,500 journals, 1,500 conference proceedings as well as numerous books, dissertations and reports.

Inspec Archive – Science Abstracts 1898-1968

(EBSCO) - Inspec Archive – Science Abstracts 1898-1968 created by the Institution of Engineering and Technology, is the leading bibliographic database providing abstracts and indexing to the world's scientific and technical papers in physics, electrical engineering, electronics, and computing and control engineering.

Journal Citation Reports® Science Edition ~ 2009 ONLY ~

(Thomson Reuters) - EXCEL File for 2009 only of the JCR Science Edition contains data from over 7,300 journals in science and technology for the year 2009 ONLY. All of the data that you see for journals and subject categories come from journal data published in 2009. If you search for a particular journal, you will see the 2009 data for that journal, including -- The number of articles published in the journal in 2009, the number of citations to that journal from articles published in 2009, and the Impact Factor calculated from 2009 data, and so on.

NISO

(National Information Standards Organization) - non-profit association accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), identifies, develops, maintains, and publishes technical standards to manage information.

Oceanic Abstracts

(ProQuest/CSA) - "Focuses exclusively on worldwide technical literature pertaining to the marine and brackish-water environment. It is totally comprehensive in its coverage of living and non-living resources, meteorology and geology, plus environmental, technological, and legislative topics."

Patent and Trademark Office, United States

Search for United States patents 1790 to present through the Patent and Trademark Office (United States). Patents issued since 1976 in full text. full-page imagesare available since 1790. NOTE: Patents from 1790 through 1975 are searchable only by Patent Number and Current US Classification!
Guided Search from the Patent and Trademark Office, US
Patent Tutorial (Penn State University Library)

Pharmaceutical News Index

(ProQuest) - "A database of pharmacological news, research, and regulatory information. Covers the most important specialized publications in the pharmaceutical, health care, biotechnology, and medical device industries"

ProQuest Computing

(ProQuest) - "Search top computing journals in full text for research on subjects such as database design, software development, web commerce, LANs, WANs, Intranets, and the Internet".

ProQuest Military Collection

(ProQuest) - "A comprehensive collection of material on military subjects such as defense, aeronautics and space flight, civil engineering, political science, and more".

ProQuest Science Journals

(ProQuest) - provides indexing and access to hundreds of social science and related fields journals. Most journals included provide full text. The database covers a wide range of social science topics and disciplines including anthropology, economics, political science, area studies, family studies, community health and medical care, psychology and psychiatry, gerontology, gender studies, minority studies, addiction studies, urban studies, minority studies, planning and public administration, policy studies and international relations and more.

Safari

(ProQuest) - Full-text information technology books from Addison-Wesley, Cisco Press, New Riders, O'Reilly and Associates, Peachpit, Prentice Hall, Prentice Hall Professional Technical Reference, Que, and Sams. The library has subscribed to a small collection of Safari books (some books will show up as previews not full-text).

Science In Context

(GALE) - contextual information on hundreds of the most current and significant science topics. Merges reference content with full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, experiments, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites organized into a portal environment.

Science Reference Center

(EBSCO) - a general science oriented database with full text for nearly 640 science encyclopedias, reference books, periodicals, etc. Topics covered include: biology, chemistry, earth & space science, environmental science, health & medicine, history of science, life science, physics, science & society, science as inquiry, scientists, technology and wildlife.

Science.gov

(US Govt.) - United States government science cross-agency portal. Search for full text documents and reports of U.S. agencies.

SciFinder Scholar®

(CAS) - As of June 30, 2011, the UMass Dartmouth Library access to SciFinder Scholar will be via the web version only, the client version has been discontinued; SciFinder Scholar web access is limited to current UMassD students, faculty, and staff. UMassD users are required to register via our Science Librarian, Liz Winiarz. Questions? Contact Liz Winiarz, email, x8696. 

SciFinder Scholar® from American Chemical Society, is the search interface to the Chemical Abstracts and MEDLINE databases. It provides subject coverage that includes the chemical aspects of astronomy, biology, education, engineering, economics, geology, history, mathematics, medicine, and physics.

Textile Technology Complete

(EBSCO) - from the Institute of Textile Technology provides international coverage of the literature of the scientific and technological aspects of textile production, processing and related subjects including journals, books, conferences, theses, technical reports, trade literature, and other material acquired by the Institute's library. Coverage includes the various aspects of textile science research, the production, processing, automation and management systems of these operations, as well as the major resources from the apparel, home furnishings, flooring, and polymer industries.

TRAIL Technical Report Archive & Image Library

A searchable digital collection of unclassified U.S.A. federal technical reports issued prior to 1975. These federal reports have been digitized to ensure their availability after the agency responsible for producing them ceased.or changed responsibilities.

TRIS

(U.S. Dept. of Transportation) - Transportation Research Information Services (U.S. Dept. of Transportation)- a bibliographic database that contains over half a million records of published transportation research including technical reports, books, conference proceedings and journal articles. If the item you want is not in full text (or if you must pay for the full text), use the library's interlibrary loan service (under "get" on the library homepage) to request the copy.

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