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Knovel: Engineering & Scientific Online References

Description

Provider of electronic versions of popular reference books in engineering and applied sciences. Titles include Lange's Handbook of Chemistry and books from the AIAA.

Type
E-Book(s)
Coverage
Current editions of engineering and science reference books
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8471
Mobile Version
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Kirk-Othmer Encyclopedia of Chemical Technology

Description
Covers the latest developments in chemical technology and related fields. Features include dynamic table of contents and online index; separate windows for text, tables, figures, and bibliography; and hyperlinked references.
Type
Encyclopedia
Coverage
current version
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8469
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Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
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Journal Citation Reports

Alternative Titles
ISI Journal Citation Reports
JCR
Description

Provides information which can assist users in determining the importance of particular journals within their subject categories. Covers more than 8,400 scholarly and technical journals worldwide. Includes Science and Social Sciences Editions.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
1997 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8465
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
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General BusinessFile ASAP

Alternative Titles
General Business File
Description
Provides a combination of indexing, abstracts and full text for over 2,900 business and trade publications. Includes directory listings for 200,000 public and private companies from Ward's Business Directory, as well as 50,000 investment analysts' reports on major companies and industries.
Type
Article Index
Coverage
1980 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8461
Access
Authorized for UM users + guests provided by the Michigan eLibrary (MeL)Authorized for UM users + guests provided by the Michigan eLibrary (MeL)
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Encyclopedia of Materials

Alternative Titles
Encyclopedia of Materials: Science and Technology
Description

Short articles covering all topics related to materials. Thematic areas covered include materials, applications, properties, and techniques and processing. Indexing by author, subject, theme, alphabet, and cited author.

Type
Encyclopedia
Coverage
Current
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8445
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Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
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Encyclopedia of Chemical Physics and Physical Chemistry

Description

Covers quantum mechanics of atoms, molecules, and condensed phases; thermodynamics, statistical mechanics, electrochemistry, chemical kinetics, molecular reaction dynamics, surface reactions. From Institue of Physics (IoP).

Type
Encyclopedia
Coverage
Current edition
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8443
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
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EIU Country Indicators

Description

Economic, demographic, consumption and industry data on 60 major markets worldwide. Includes historic and forecast data on over 250 different variables, stretching back to 1990 and forward five years.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
1990 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8457
Access
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MGet It Citation Linker

Description
Creates a University of Michigan MGet It (formerly SFX) links to services webpage (fulltext, catalog, etc. links) based on citation information (e.g. Journal name, page and volume numbers, etc.).
Type
Search Engine
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8453
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
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Encyclopedia of Polymer Science and Technology

Description
Coverage of all aspects of polymer science, including nanotechnology, imaging and analytical techniques, methods of controlled polymer architecture, and biomimetics. Ability to search across other Wiley InterScience databases.
Type
Encyclopedia
Coverage
Electronic version of 3rd ed. (2001)
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8447
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
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Early American Imprints, Series II: Shaw-Shoemaker, 1801-1819 & Series II: Supplement

Alternative Titles
Early American Imprints, Series II. Shaw-Shoemaker (1801-1819) & Series II: Supplement from the Library Company of Philadelphia
Shaw-Shoemaker
Archive of Americana
Description
Provides full-text access to American books, pamphlets and broadsides published in the first nineteen years of the nineteenth century, covering every aspect of American life during the early decades of the United States. In addition to books, broadsides and pamphlets, the collection includes published reports and the works of many European authors reprinted for the American public. Additionally, a large number of state papers and early government materials—including presidential letters and congressional, state and territorial resolutions—chronicle the political and geographic growth of the developing American nation.
Type
E-Book(s)
Coverage
1801-1819
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8441
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
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