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A vast collection of industry-leading standards and technical engineering information created by the world’s top technical experts, covering a broad range of engineering disciplines, including: aerospace, biomedical, chemical, civil, environmental, geological, health and safety, industrial, materials science, mechanical, nuclear, petroleum, soil science, and solar engineering.
The journal of the Foundation for Science and Technology, an organisation providing a neutral environment for discussion on topics with a science, engineering or technology element. This site also provides an archive from 1995-2000 of issues of Technology, Innovation and Society journal. These journals provide the text of discussions at dinners and workshops organised by the Foundation.
IMechE Journals - Current
Full-text journals from Professional Engineering Publishing. the titles provided are: The International Journal of Engine Research; The Journal of Strain Analysis, and Parts A-O of the Proceedings of the IMechE. For older copies of these journals please see the IMechE Archive.
IMechE Proceedings Archive 1847-1996
Full text pdf papers of the Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers from 1847 to 1996. Also provides full-text of the Proceedings of the Institution of Automobile Engineers 1906-1947, the Journal of the Institution of Locomotive Engineers 1911-1970, the Journal of Mechanical Engineering Science 1959-1982, and Engineering in Medicine 1971-1988. For more recent copies of these journals, please see IMechE Journals 1997-Current.
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.
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.
Royal Academy of Engineering
The Royal Academy for Engineering was created in 1976. They manage the National Engineering Programme to widen and increase participation in engineering education. On the website you can browse their publications and policy papers and read engineering news.
Higher Education Academy - Engineering Subject Centre
The Engineering Subject Centre aims to improve the teaching of engineering in in UK higher education. The Engineering Subject Centre is part of the Higher Education Academy which was formed in May 2004. The website has material on teaching and learning engineering and free access to the journal "Engineering Education"
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.
Reliability Engineering Resource Website, weibull.com
Provides subject guides, eBooks, research papers and handbooks on the subject of reliability engineering, reliability theory and reliability data analysis and modeling.
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
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