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E-Books

Air and Spaceborne Radar Systems

An e-book from the Knovel collection, focussing on the history, main principles, functions, modes, properties, and nature of modern airborne radar.

Knovel

Collection of science and engineering eBooks (includes aerospace and radar) with interactive tables, graphs and spreadsheets.

Safari Books Online

A collection of more than 32,000 technology, creative, and business books from leading publishers. *Allows access to only 5 concurrent users.

E-Journals

IEEE Xplore

Full text access to the IBM Journal of Research & Development, IET (formerly IEE) and IEEE journals, transactions and conference proceedings from 1998 onwards, and select content from 1872. Also includes all current IEEE standards.

IngentaConnect

Details of articles from over 13,500 publications from many different publishers, covering areas of engineering and the sciences. Some full-text availability, including access to the Brill Journal Archive (full-text Brill journals up to 1999).

Microwave Journal

Current issue and archive of articles on microwave technology. Requires personal registration for full text articles, but this is a free and simple process.

SAE Mobilus

Access over 44,000 technical papers from the SAE, from 1998 onwards. Previously called SAE Digital Library.

ScienceDirect

Full text articles from Elsevier in the field of science and technology.

SPIE Digital Library

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.

Taylor and Francis Online

Full text journals published by Taylor and Francis in the areas of science, technology and social sciences. (We do not have access to Taylor & Francis eBooks).

Indexes

DTIC Online

Unclassified reports added to the Defense Technical Information Centre. Previously known as STINET.

Scopus

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.

Web of Science

The Web of Science covers many disciplines in the areas of engineering, science and the humanities, and provides access to the Web of Science, ISI Proceedings, MEDLINE and Journal Citation Reports (JCR).

Library Catalogues

Institution of Engineering and Technology Archives Online Catalogue

Online catalogue holding detailed lists of the following collections of the Institution of Engineering and Technology: National Archives for Electrical Science and Technology; Special Collection Manuscripts; IET/IEE Image Collection; Rare Book and Pamphlet Collection.

Professional Institutions

Institution of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (US)

Professional US institutional web site on electrical and electronics engineering, providing news and events, careers information, and publications, including the IEEE's magazine IEEE Spectrum.

Institution of Engineering and Technology (UK)

UK professional society web site for electronics, electrical, manufacturing and IT professionals, providing the latest society and industry news and events, careers and education, and information about publications and professional issues.

SAE - Society of Automotive Engineers

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.

Recommended Websites

DOAJ Directory of Open Access Journals

A directory of quality controlled open access journals in all scholarly and scientific subject areas. Contains over 2500 titles. These journals do not impose an embargo period but some may require free online registration.

http://www.naval-technology.com/

Naval-technology.com Website created by SPG Media plc focused on the naval technologies industry. This resource provides latest news releases, detailed information on industry projects, white papers, event information and a breakdown of products and services.

JournalTOCs

A free journal tables of contents service, covering over 14,000 scholarly journals from around 500 publishers, and almost any subject area. NB: You will need to register in order to save your selected journals.

Online Writing Lab

Free online advice from Purdue University on all aspects of academic writing, including creating a thesis statement, proofreading your work, technical paper writing, literary analysis and criticism, conducting research, email etiquette, citations, writer's block, and a grammar blog.

Research Professional

News and funding information for research professionals. Includes research funding opportunities, sponsors, news, and jobs. Also gives access to the full-text publication Research Fortnight. Sign up for a personal log-in to set up your own alerts in chosen subject areas, receive regular newsletters by email, save searches, and keep a watch on particular sponsors such as the MOD or DSTL. (This resource was previously known as ResearchResearch)

UK Defence Standardization

The DStan organisation develops and communicates UK MOD standardization policies, defence standards, procedures and guidance on standardization issues. Copies of electronic and hard copy versions of all extant UK Defence Standards are available from DStan. *Some may be charged for. If Barrington Library members require a defence standard which is not free, please contact your Barrington Library team.

Standards and Patents

British Standards Online

Access British Standards and ISOs. To set up search alert notifications for this resource, contact us to sign up for an individual account.

European Patent Office

Worldwide patents searchable by subject, person or organisation. Gives patent number, date, inventor and a descriptive abstract.

IHS Aerospace & Defense Standards

Full text military specifications, NATO STANAGS, and abstracts of other defence standards. To access, click "User Login" and select "IHS Standards Expert".

US Patents

Full text US patents and published applications. Patents from 1790 to 1975 are searchable only by Patent Number and Current US Classification. From 1976 they are searchable by all fields. Note: images will be read-only unless your pc has the appropriate TIFF reader. For more information, see http://www.uspto.gov/patft/help/images.htm