A collection covering academic subjects including the physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, literature and other subjects. Includes full-text coverage of the New York Times back to 1995.
Applied Science & Technology Source provides access to thousands of STEM journals and a diverse array of full-text content. It covers the full spectrum of applied science and technology subjects and includes content for popular areas of study such as computer science and engineering. Designed for STEM students and researchers, this research tool can aid students in completing higher level research and prepare them for careers in STEM fields.
Standards, journals and testing documents from ASTM and API.
A vast collection of industry-leading standards and technical engineering information produced by the ASTM - an international standards organization that develops and publishes consensus-based standards.The Library covers a broad range of engineering disciplines, including aerospace, biomedical, chemical, civil, environmental, geological, health and safety, industrial, materials science, mechanical, nuclear, petroleum, soil science, and solar engineering.
BrowZine allows you to browse through (and search for) thousands of electronic journals; follow your favourite titles and store and them in your own personal library. Your account will sync across multiple devices so you can keep up with your journal reading, wherever you go.
Provides practical information that can be used directly on the job, plus the latest news in the chemical process industries. These include: chemicals, including petrochemicals; drugs and cosmetics; explosives and ammunition; fats and oils; fertilizers and agricultural chemicals; foods and beverages; leather tanning and finishing; lime and cement; synthetic fibers; metallurgical and metal products; paints and coatings; petroleum refining and coal products; plastics; rubber; soap and detergents; stone, clay, glass and ceramics; wood, pulp, paper and board; other chemically processed products.
A general reference collection of periodical and digital media content designed to support every kind of user.
This includes elementary students, college-prep and college-level researchers, and professional educators. Subject areas include business, education, general interest, health, language arts, sciences, social sciences, and many other curriculum-specific subject areas. Additional features of this database include the ability to make a personalized Bookcart or Quizcart.
Energy & Power Source is the premier full-text database of energy and power industry-related content. It provides top journals and magazines focused on petroleum, natural gas, electric power, coal, nuclear power and renewable energy. It also features benchmarks and best practices from top industry players worldwide.
Covers both chemical processes and product development, including plant design and operation, as well as analytical chemistry, catalysis, separation, and synthesis used in the creation of new products. Industrial safety and process refinement are highlights of the collection. Of use to chemists and materials scientists, chemical, petroleum, and process engineers working on applications as broad as food production, petrochemical processing and nanotechnology. Includes a collection of Knovel Equation Solver interactive equations.
Covers energy efficiency, fluid mechanics, mathematical functions, systems engineering, design of experiments, geographic information systems, new product development, and materials properties. Of use to all engineers requiring quick refreshers on fundamental engineering principles, definitions of specific terms, equations, and properties data about specific materials. Includes a collection of Knovel Equation Solver interactive equations.
Covers ergonomic design, human factors engineering, Workspace design, equipment maintenance and facility management, project management, quality control and six sigma, and supply chain management. Of use to industrial and manufacturing engineers improving facility design, assembly processes, and worker effectiveness to improve quality, achieve faster assembly, and lower worker injuries and downtime.
Covers design of motors and drives, pipe design, hydraulics, fluid mechanics and rheology, boiler and pressure vessel design, HVAC, systems and equipment, ship and vehicle design and manufacturing, Finite Element Method, and control of vibration. Of use to mechanical, aerospace, manufacturing, plumbing, and automotive engineers designing mechanical devices for improved performance, increased energy efficiency and user satisfaction. Includes a collection of Knovel Equation Solver interactive equations.
Covers properties of metal and metal-composite materials, corrosion resistance, forming and fabrication, heat treatment, surface coatings, working with powder materials, and testing for fatigue. Of use to materials scientists, metallurgists, and mechanical, aerospace and civil engineers seeking stronger metals with property requirements specific to each project. Includes a collection of Knovel Equation Solver interactive equations.
Covers geology, reservoir simulation, drilling and completion fluids, petrophysics, seismology, buried and offshore pipelines corrosion control, refinery design and operation, safety and equipment maintenance, and the chemistry and physical properties of petroleum products. Of use to petroleum, mechanical, civil and process engineers developing new reservoirs and maintaining the production capacity of existing wells while protecting worker safety and the environment.
Covers biofuel, biomass gasification, fuel cells, photovoltaic, hydroelectric and wind power generation, wind turbines, energy efficiency, LEED design, bioplastics, sustainable building and site development, and protection of groundwater and aquifers. Of use to environmental and civil engineers improving the energy efficiency of buildings, designing and implementing sustainable energy systems, and limiting the effect of development on water resources.
A tool for professionals to use for adjusting process plant construction costs from one period to another. Consists of a composite index assembled from a set of four sub-indexes: Equipment; Construction Labor; Buildings; and Engineering & Supervision. Data is based on Producer Price Indexes obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, covering products that are important for CPI plant construction.
Search ALL ProQuest engineering and technology databases at once: Canadian Business & Current Affairs Database:Science & Technology; Career & Technical Education Database: Science & Technology; Ebook Central; Military Database; Research Library: Science & Technology; Science Database; Telecommunications Database.
Science Reference Center provides full text for hundreds of science magazines, journals, reference books and high-quality videos. The database also contains science experiments, curriculum-aligned lesson plans, and a vast image collection.
Science Reference Center allows users to conduct keyword searches or browse topics by branch of science. In addition to full-text periodicals, books, biographies and essays, it includes:
- More than 1,000 science experiments
- More than 2,000 science videos from top educational publishers including Boclips, Media4Math, Nature Picture Library and Twig Education
- Thousands of high-quality science images from UPI, Getty, NASA, National Geographic and Nature Picture Library
Based in the U.K., Nature Picture Library provides thousands of stunning photographs from more than 300 of the world’s best nature and wildlife photographers. The collection features images of wild animals and plant species from around the world, pets, people, landscapes and the environment.
Scopus is the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature – scientific journals, books and conference proceedings. Delivers a comprehensive overview of the world’s research output in the fields of science, technology, medicine social sciences and arts and humanities. Great resource for literature reviews.
This reference database provides detailed yet user-friendly repair guides for all manner of small engines. All of the content is organized in a powerful, easy-to-use manner so that users can quickly find the information they need.