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Popular Engineering Resources

  • ACM Digital Library
    Association for Computing Machinery journals, magazines, transactions and conference proceedings.
  • ASTM Digital Library
    American Society for Testing and Materials technical engineering information.
  • Australian Standards (SAI Global)
    Current Australian standards, joint ISO/AU and NZ/AU standards, current Draft Australian standards and amendments. Abstracts of international standards.
  • IEEE Xplore
    Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers transactions, journals, magazines, conference proceedings and standards.
  • Inspec (Web of Science)
    Citations and abstracts to scientific and technical literature in electrical engineering, electronics, communications, control engineering, computers, computing and IT.
  • SAE Mobilus
    Society of Automotive Engineers International technical papers and journals.
  • ScienceDirect
    Full-text access to Elsevier journals, books and reference works. Subject coverage includes engineering, science and medicine.
  • Scopus
    Citations and abstracts of over 20,000 peer-reviewed journals in the scientific, technical, medical and social science fields.
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  • More standards and patents...

New Engineering Resources

    Owned and developed by the Institution of Engineering and Technology, a source of content from leading engineers and technologists in academia and industry. A definitive collection of engineering video content worldwide including seminars from select universities and research institutions worldwide, contents providing unique teaching and coursework material for lectures, interviews with leading experts from industry and academia, lectures and presentations from all major IET events.
  • IET eBooks
    Database of electronic books published by the Institution of Engineering and Technology, featuring some 300 books across 12 series, covering all the key areas of engineering and technology.
  • Thomson Innovation
    Thomson innovation is a searchable database providing access to full-text patents and published applications from America, Europe and Asia - as well as news, trade publication and scientific literature.
  • SciVal
    SciVal is a solution that enables you to visualize research performance, benchmark relative to peers, develop collaborative partnerships and analyze research trends.

Current Trials

The Library regularly trials electronic resources and databases throughout the year. Please visit our Current Database Trials webpage to access the latest trials faculty have requested.



    Research Librarians - Faculty of Science & Engineering

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