Mechanical Engineering

SPIE E-Books

Alternative Titles
Society of Photographic Instrumentation Engineers
Description

Online source for three valuable series of SPIE Press titles in optics and photonics: * SPIE Press Monographs are authoritative reference books, textbooks, and handbooks. * Tutorial Texts cover fundamental and emerging topics at introductory and intermediate levels. * Field Guides present key information that students and practicing engineers and scientists need in a concise format. SPIE eBooks launched with 120 books in January 2010; 15 to 20 new titles and editions will be added during the year. As new books are published, they will be available in SPIE eBooks first.

Type
E-Book(s)
Coverage
E-books from 1991 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/10945
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
Subjects

Science Accelerator

Description
The Science Accelerator empowers you to search, via a single query, important information resources of the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE's) scientific and technical information. These resources contain the results of DOE research and development (R&D) projects and programs, descriptions of R&D projects under way or recently completed, major R&D accomplishments, and recent research of interest to DOE.
Type
Article Index
Coverage
Varies by database.
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/10535
Access
Open access for all usersOpen access for all users
Subjects

KnowledgeEdge

Alternative Titles
SME Technical Papers
Knowledge Edge
Description

KnowledgeEdge features more than 700 industrial training videos and clips, 1,200 eBooks and chapters, and 16,000 technical papers on manufacturing topics from the Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME).

Type
Subject Gateway
Coverage
1951-
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/10381
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
Subjects

ETDE World Energy Base

Alternative Titles
ETDEWEB; Energy Technology Data Exchange
Description

ETDEWEB includes information on energy R&D; energy policy and planning; basic sciences, and materials research; the environmental impact of energy production and use, include climate change; energy conservation; nuclear, coal and fossil fuels; and renewable energy technologies. ETDEWEB includes information from ETDE's Energy Database and information from DOE/OSTI's Energy Citations Database.

Type
Database
Coverage
1974-
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/10279
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
Subjects

ASME Digital Collection

Access Problems Reported

If you need help finding alternative sources of information, or experience problems not noted here, contact Ask A Librarian.

Details: Access to ASME Digital Collection is not available through MWireless.

Alternative Titles
American Society of Mechanical Engineers Digital Library
ASME Digital Library
Description

The ASME Digital Library is ASME's primary repository of current and archival literature (journal articles, conference proceedings and eBooks). It  features ASME's Transaction Journals (1970 to the present), ASME's Conference Proceedings (2002 to the present) and ASME Press eBooks selected (1998 to the present). ASME continues to digitize its journal publications and add content to the digital library.  Online content for some journal titles may predate 1970.

Type
Database
E-Book(s)
E-Journal(s)
Coverage
Varies by title.
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/10155
Mobile Version
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
Subjects

Scopus

Alternative Titles
SciVal Scopus
Description

International multi-disciplinary indexing & abstracting database for scientific, medical, technical, and social sciences.   Searchable by cited-reference (forward citation searching).  Covers journals, patents, and websites (16,500+ titles) from 4,000+ publishers.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
1995 - (with limited earlier coverage)
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/10049
Mobile Version
More Information
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
Subjects

SpringerLink

Alternative Titles
Springer LINK
Description

Provides online full-text access to many of the Springer electronic journals along with many electronic books and series.

Personal copies of some books can be purchased for $24.99 each through a service offered by Springer called MyCopy. The MyCopy offer is currently valid for over 20,000 Springer eBooks. Books are new soft cover editions with a color cover and black and white book content. NOTE (March 6, 2015): The online ordering system for MyCopy titles is not working correctly and sometimes indicates the price to order a book is the full retail price of the title. You can call Springer Customer Service at 1-800-777-4643 to order a MyCopy title at the correct price. To be eligible for the MyCopy service, books must be:

  • Fewer than 1,200 pages
  • Single titles (not part of a multi-volume set)
  • Published 2005 or later
  • English language

 

Type
Article Index
E-Book(s)
Coverage
1995 - (but varies by title)
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9897
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
Subjects

SAE Digital Library

Alternative Titles
SAE (Society of Automotive Engineers) Digital Library [Technical Papers & Global Mobility Database]
Description

Includes full text of every paper contained in the SAE Proceedings, Special Publications, and Transactions since 1906, as well as information on articles published back to 1906. Covers advancements in all areas of mobility engineering. Access is available from on campus only.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
1906-
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9853
Access
Authorized UM users (no guest access)Authorized UM users (no guest access)
Subjects

INSPEC

Alternative Titles
INSPEC [Engineering Village 2]
Description

On ENGINEERING VILLAGE platform, covers the world-wide literature (mainly journal articles and conference proceedings papers) in astronomy, physics, electronics and electrical engineering, computers and control, and information technology.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
INSPEC grows by about 330,000 records per year. 1896-
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9821
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
Subjects

Pages

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