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Engineering: Other Web Resources

guide for library resources related to engineering.

Other Non-Government Websites

SPECIALIZED NON-GOVERNMENT SITES

Alex’s Electronic Resource Library
   URL: http://www.iserv.net/~alexx/lib/libindex.htm
   Includes a glossary of electrical terminology and a resource library with hyperlinks to a number of web sites.

Animate Engines
   URL: http://www.keveney.com/Engines.html
   Using simple drawings and animated gif images, this site shows how several types of internal combustion, steam and Stirling engines work.

Applied Mechanics Reviews
   URL: http://www.asme.org/pubs/amr/
   AMR is an international review journal covering mechanics topics across the engineering sciences spectrum, such as fluid and solid mechanics, heat transfer, dynamics and vibration. Each bi-monthly issue offers Review Articles, which reflect upon active areas of research, including theoretical, computational, and experimental aspects, as well as theoretical modeling, methods of analysis and instrumentation. Review Articles organize, summarize, and clarify knowledge as it currently exists in the technical literature.

Bridge Engineering: Selected Information Resources
   URL: http://ublib.buffalo.edu/libraries/asl/guides/engineering/bridge.html

Chemical Engineering: Selected Information Resources
   URL: http://ublib.buffalo.edu/libraries/asl/guides/engineering/chemical.html

Circuits Archive
   URL: http://www.ee.washington.edu/circuit_archive/

Civil & Environmental Engineering Center
   URL: http://www.ceecenter.com/ceecenter/

Civil Engineering: Selected Information Resources
   URL: http://ublib.buffalo.edu/libraries/asl/guides/engineering/civil.html

Construction WebLinks
   URL: http://www.constructionweblinks.com/
   Thelen Reid & Priest LLP has served the construction industry for more than 75 years. Its lawyers used the knowledge and experience they gained in representing all facets of the construction industry in building this site.

Control Engineering: Selected Information Resources
   URL: http://ublib.buffalo.edu/libraries/asl/guides/control.html

E4 Network
   URL: http://www.e4engineering.com/
   The E4 Network is a group of sites from UK business publisher Centaur Communications dedicated to providing information and services to those working in industry and the engineering professions. Included in the site are industry news and views, product data and information, in depth features and analysis, details of forthcoming industry events, and a 5 year archive of content from all Centaurs engineering magazines.

eFunda: The Ultimate Online Reference for Engineers
   URL: http://www.efunda.com/home.cfm

Ei Engineering Village
   URL: http://www.ei.org
   Subscription-based service. It may be available at a library near year. Available on-site at the Library of Congress.

Electrical Engineering Resource Guide
   URL: http://www.slu.edu/libraries/pius/resguides/eegde.html

Electrical Engineering: Selected Information Resources
   URL: http://ublib.buffalo.edu/libraries/asl/guides/engineering/electrical.html

Engineering: Selected Information Resources
   URL: http://ublib.buffalo.edu/libraries/asl/guides/engineering/engineering.html

Engineering and Related Professional Societies
   URL: http://www.lib.uiowa.edu/eng/prof.htm

Engineering Career Information & Job Listings
   URL: http://ublib.buffalo.edu/libraries/asl/guides/engineering/eng_careers.html

Engineering News-Record
   URL: http://www.enr.com/
   See especially “Resources” at http://www.enr.com/resources/

Engineering Research Guides
   URL: http://www.englib.cornell.edu/erg/default.php

Engineering Resources
   URL: http://ublib.buffalo.edu/libraries/units/sel/engineering/engineering.html

Engineering Resources on the Web
   URL: http://www.engrlib.uc.edu/web/
   From the Engineering Library of the University of Cincinnati

Environmental Engineering: Selected Reference/Research Resources
   URL: http://ublib.buffalo.edu/libraries/asl/guides/environ_eng.html

DialogSelect Open Access
   URL: http://openaccess.dialog.com/tech/index.html
   Pay-per view subscription-based service.

iCivilEngineer.com
   URL: http://www.icivilengineer.com/
   iCivilEngineer.com is a knowledge portal specially designed for civil engineering professionals and students. It includes a News Center, Career Center, Tools Center, and Resource Center.

IEEE Conferences Search
   URL: http://www.ieee.org/conferencesearch/

Industrial Engineering: Selected Information Sources
   URL: http://ublib.buffalo.edu/libraries/asl/guides/engineering/industrial.html

Laser Physics and Technology
   http://www.rp-photonics.com/encyclopedia.html
   This encyclopedia explains basic terms and principles of laser physics and technology. It also has a lot of content from other topics such as general optics and optoelectronics, nonlinear optics, quantum optics, fiber optics, and optical communications.

Materials Engineering: Selected Reference Sources
   URL: http://ublib.buffalo.edu/libraries/units/sel/selguides/matup.html

McGraw-Hill Construction
   URL: http://www.construction.com/

Green Building Materials by Sweets Network
   URL: http://products.construction.com/
   McGraw-Hill Construction Network for products is an online resource for building product information. It builds on the heritage of Sweet's Catalog File.
   See especially "Resources & Links"

Mechanical Engineering: Selected Reference/Research Resources
   URL :http://ublib.buffalo.edu/libraries/units/sel/selguides/mechanic.html

National Information Service for Earthquake Engineering (NISEE)
   URL: http://nisee.berkeley.edu
   Established in 1971 at the University of California, Berkeley, the National Information Service for Earthquake Engineering (NISEE) provides timely access to technical research and development information in earthquake engineering and related fields of structural dynamics, geotechnical engineering, engineering seismology, and earthquake hazard mitigation policy. NISEE is located at the Pacific Earthquake Engineering Research (PEER) Center. The NISEE project is sponsored by the National Science Foundation (NSF) and the University of California, Berkeley and directed by a voluntary Advisory Committee comprised of representatives of the earthquake engineering community.
   See especially NISEE Database of University Research Reports Series http://nisee.berkeley.edu/reports.html

Polymer Science & Technology: Selected Information Resources
   URL: http://ublib.buffalo.edu/libraries/asl/guides/engineering/polymer.html

QUAKELINE Database
   URL: http://mceer.buffalo.edu/utilities/quakeline.asp
   QUAKELINE® is a bibliographic database produced by the MCEER Information Service. It covers earthquakes, earthquake engineering, natural hazard mitigation, and related topics. It includes records for various publication types, such as journal articles, conference papers, technical reports, maps, and videotapes.

Robotics: Selected Information Resources
   URL: http://ublib.buffalo.edu/libraries/asl/guides/engineering/robotics.html

SciCentral Gateway: Engineering
   URL: http://www.scicentral.com/E-02engi.html
   Gateway to new sources in engineering

Scientific American of the Nineteenth Century
   URL: http://www.history.rochester.edu/Scientific_American/
   An online version of Scientific American from the nineteenth century.

SMETE Digital Library
   URL: http://www.smete.org/smete/
   The SMETE Open Federation was formed to promote the teaching and learning of science, mathematics, engineering and technology at all levels. The Federation was built with funding by the National Science Foundation, National STEM Education Digital Library program and partnerships with nationally recognized professional educational organizations, academic institutions and private e-learning companies. The SMETE Open Federation community fosters the ongoing collaborative development among partner organizations, provides tools and services to support collection and service providers, and ensures stability, sustainability and scalability of the Federation's programs and projects. SMETE is an acronym for science, mathematics, engineering and technology (SME&T) education.

SubsTech (Substance & Technologies)
URL: http://www.substech.com/
SubsTech (Substances & Technologies) is a free and open knowledge source in Materials Engineering. The site contains a wide range of illustrated articles on Metals, Ceramics, Polymers, Composites and Fluids including fundamentals of Materials Engineering, materials properties, applications and manufacturing technologies.

TechSavvy
   URL: http://www.techsavvy.com/
   TechSavvy.com provides a broad base of technical, engineering, design, maintenance and procurement information for professionals across the disciplines. The site contains free information, product trials, and provides links to a variety of services available for purchase, from single document delivery to subscriptions, technical solutions, and more.

University of Maryland Engineering and Physical Sciences Library Subject Guides
   URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/ETC/SUBR/resources.html

Foreign and International

FOREIGN/INTERNATIONAL

Australia
   URL: http://avel.edu.au
   The Australian Virtual Engineering Library (AVEL) is a portal to quality Australasian engineering & information technology (IT) resources. These include quality websites, conference announcements, jobs & employment listing and full-text papers. The resources are selected and reviewed by experts to help you find quality engineering and IT websites quickly. AVEL is Australasia's leading engineering and IT portal.

Canada Institute for Scientific and Technical Information
   URL: http://www.nrc.ca/cisti
   CISTI, the Canada Institute for Scientific and Technical Information, is one of the world's major sources for information in all areas of science, technology, engineering and medicine. CISTI began over 75 years ago as the library of the National Research Council of Canada, the leading agency for R&D in Canada, and became the National Science Library in 1957. The change to CISTI came in 1974 to reflect the wide scope of services provided and the increasing role in the development of electronic information products and services for the sci/tech community. Through this site a library catalog may be searched and document delivery is available.

The British Library
   URL: http://blpc.bl.uk
   This web site provides simple searching and ordering of documents from the British Library's extensive collections.

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