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Website of the Society of Automotive Engineers, providing information on SAE publications including technical papers and standards, relevant conferences and events, industry news, and information about the Society itself.
Access over 44,000 technical papers from the SAE, from 1998 onwards. Previously called SAE Digital Library.
A collection of more than 32,000 technology, creative, and business books from leading publishers. *Allows access to only 5 concurrent users.
Science and technology of human safety journal from Elsevier.
Access over 570 SAGE journals which cover a wide range of subjects including Social Science, Humanities, Economics, Management and Organization Studies, Psychology, Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution, Engineering, Computing and Materials Science. Full-text access, where available, starts from 1999 to the current issue.
Supports research at all levels by providing material to guide users through every step of the research process. SAGE Research Methods is a methods library with more than 1000 books, reference works, journal articles, and instructional videos by world-leading academics from across the social sciences, including the largest collection of qualitative methods books available online from any scholarly publisher. Methods Maps are available to help those less familiar with research methods to find the best technique to use in their research. Please note that the datasets and case studies are not included as part of our subscription.
Full text articles from Elsevier in the field of science and technology.
Only available on-campus with an individual username & password, SciFinder Scholar, produced by the Chemical Abstract Service, is a key tool for academic scientific research in the fields of chemistry and life science. It provides references from over 9,500 currently published journals and patents from over 50 active patent issuing authorities. SciFinder Scholar also contains the world's largest collection of organic and inorganic substance information. SciFinder is only available to Cranfield University staff and students for their academic research. If you are interested in signing up for an account please email the Library Service Desk (firstname.lastname@example.org) or use the 'Ask a Librarian' button.
A large multidisciplinary abstract and indexing database that provides access to over 20,000 peer-reviewed titles, including 2,800 gold open access journals, from more than 5,000 international publishers. Scopus indexes more than 50,000 books, 6.5 million conference papers and 24 million patents from five patent offices.
A web site that indexes over one million military web pages and ranks them in order of popularity.
Bibliographic database of three journals published by Perpetuity Press: Risk Management, Security Journal, and Crime Prevention and Community Safety.
Web site supplying copy of the Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute (SEI) capability maturity model, vesion 1.1. Also contains links to SEI publications and lists of SEI reports.
Digital repository of research output from Cranfield Defence and Security. It contains a growing subset of research undertaken at Cranfield University including journal pre-prints and peer-reviewed journal reprints which are not available via the University repository (CERES). It contains full-text digital dissertations, book chapters, working papers, conference papers and technical reports.
Database of abstracts of mathematical journals from SIAM (the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics). *Full text is available on campus only from 1997 - present for the following titles - Applied Mathematics, Numerical Analysis, Optimisation, Scientific Computing, and the SIAM Review. A few titles are also available via Business Source Complete (EBSCO) For articles from SIAM journals older than 1996 please go to LOCUS in the A-Z list of resources where full text is provided for all SIAM titles.
Quarterly full text journal published by Sage. Official journal of the: Official Journal of the Japan Association of Simulation and Gaming; Association for Business Simulation and Experiential Learning; International Simulation and Gaming Association; North American Simulation and Gaming Association; Society for Intercultural Education, Training, and Research
Social sciences journal from Springer.
Website of the UK's national trade association for companies involved in civil and military aerospace. The website has information on technical and industrial issues, technical standards and sustainable aviation. Access to some parts of the website may require free registration.
Social sciences journal from Springer, 1997-2006 available in full-text.
Behavioural science journal from Springer, discontinued after 2000.
Provides access to more than 275,000 technical papers from SPIE Journals and Conference Proceedings from 1990 to the present in the fields of optics and photonics. Includes access to the SPIE Digital Library eBook Collection and the full SPIE Digital LIbrary.
Contains the full-text of over 28,000 life science protocols (Introduction, Materials, Methods, and Notes) from Methods in Molecular Biology, Methods in Biotechnology, Methods in Molecular Medicine, Methods in Pharmacology and Toxicology and Neuromethods. We have access to the volumes published between 1980-2012.
Over 580 journals about health, science and mathematics plus thousands of engineering eBooks. Also includes index to Brill journals (not full text).
Provides access to over 10,000 eBooks in the area of computer science, engineering, mathematics and materials science.
Statistical journal from Springer.
White paper presented to Parliament in July 1998. Includes factsheets and essays, plus 2002 White Paper and 2002 discussion documents. Links to Volumes 2 and 3 - Minutes of Evidence & Memoranda are at the bottom of the page.
Full text reports published by the SSI. All available in pdf as a free download. The Strategic Studies Institute is the U.S. Army's Institute for geostrategic and national security research and analysis.
Annual review of world affairs published by the International Institute for Strategic Studies. Arranged in sections by geographical region.
Over 40,000 browseable images in the field of civil engineering.
Quarterly journal published by Taylor & Francis
International peer-reviewed journal focusing on the philosophical, theoretical, normative and conceptual problems and issues in educational research, policy and practice. Quarterly, published by Springer Science
The Sustainable Organization Library (SOL) 2013 is an online library of books and journal issues focused on sustainability and social responsibility, drawn from a number of partner publishers including Greenleaf Publishing, Practical Action Publishing and Peter Lang. SOL contains approximately 380 volumes (books, journal themed issues and journal issues) and 5500 papers.
The official journal of INCOSE - the International Council on Systems Engineering. Full text articles through Wiley Interscience.
Core competencies framework document for systems engineering, produced by INCOSE - the International Council on Systems Engineering.
Information from the Object Management Group (OMG) including presentations on UML, OMG terms and acronyms, free downloads, FAQs, and public documents useful for systems engineering.
Web site for the Systems Engineering Society of Australia, providing events, Society news, and systems engineering resources and documents.
Published six times a year by Wiley on behalf of the International Federation for Systems Research. Publishes experimental research and applications of systems.