Knovel includes engineering and scientific handbook, books, and more. 23 subject areas are covered. They include Chemistry & Chemical engineering, Nanotechnology, Oil and gas engineering, Process design, control & automation, and Sustainable energy & development.
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CRCnetBASE offers online access to books and reference books in many disciplines including biomedical science, chemistry, engineering, life sciences, material science and more.
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|ASM Materials Information Online||
This ASM (American Society for Metals) database enables cross searching of all of ASM's authoritative online reference content, including 1. ASM handbooks online, featuring the complete content of twenty-four ASM Handbook volumes plus two ASM Desk Editions; 2. ASM Alloy Center Online, featuring ASM property data, performance charts, and processing guidelines for specific metals and alloys; 3. ASM Micrograph Center Online, with over 3500 micrographs for industrially important alloys; 4. ASM Failure Analysis Center Online, with over 1000 case histories and authoritative handbook information on failure mechanisms and analysis methods; 5. ASM Alloy Phase Diagrams Center, providing access to more than 30,000 binary and ternary phase diagrams and associated phase data.
Notes: ASM International (society) (formerly known as the American Society for Metals) is a scholarly engineering society focussed on materials science [metals, polymers, ceramics]. Motto; Everything Materials. (Source: ASM International (society) accessed November 2011.)
|Cambridge Books Online||
Cambridge Books Online offers access to eBooks from our world-renowned publishing programme, covering subjects from all disciplines across science, technology and medicine, as well as humanities and social sciences."
|IOS Press Books Online||
Provides access to the entire e-book collection of IOS Press, an international publisher of books and journals in many important scientific areas.
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Years covered are 2005-2010 (as of February 2011).
Offers access to the full text of engineering books in 6 subject areas:
|SPIE Digital Library||
|Wiley Online Library||
|World Scientific eBooks||