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The Consortium Library subscribes to the following Engineering-focused E-book collections. They are available to all UAA/APU students, staff and faculty on or off-campus. The collections include the online reader to access the digital content.
- Synthesis Lectures
Morgan Claypool's awarding-winning collection of e-books (synthesis lectures) on engineering, computer science and math.
ENGnetBASE provides full-text access to some of the world's leading engineering handbooks published by CRC Press and Taylor and Francis. As of January 2012, ENGnetBASE has more than 1600 titles available online.
- Access Engineering
Full-text access to over 5,000 articles derived from 150+ McGraw-Hill titles. Covers 12 major areas of engineering including civil, electrical, environmental, and mechanical
- ASHRAE Handbooks
Access to the full-text of the 4 ASHRAE Handbooks
Systems and Equipment 2008
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Covers all fields of engineering 1884-present. Over 8 million records indexing journals and conference proceedings from over 80 countries. Weekly updates. Compendex is the most comprehesive interdisciplinary database available to engineers.
- IEEE Xplore Digital Library
This online subscription includes access to the abstract records and full text articles published since 1988 with select content published since 1893 from:
IEEE journals, transactions, and magazines
IEEE conference proceedings
IET conference proceedings
IEEE published standards
- Academic Search Premier
The world’s largest academic multi-disciplinary database, it provides full text for nearly 4,500 journals, including full text for more than 3,600 peer-reviewed titles. Coverage spans virtually every area of academic study.
- Web of Science
Provides access to current and retrospective bibliographic information, author abstracts, and cited references found in approximately 5,900 of the world's leading scholarly science and technical journals. Coverage is from 1995 to present.
- Business Source Premier
Provides access to business articles from financial, banking, and industry publications worldwide. Provides references to 8,600 scholarly publications, including the full text for more than 2,300 journals. Coverage back to 1886. Also included are company profiles, industry reports, country reports, market research reports, and SWOT analyses