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ENGL 425 - Scientific Writing

Open Web Resources

Air University Library

                http://fairchild-mil.libguides.com/AULIMP

                Index to military periodicals

CASSI

                http://cassi.cas.org/

The CAS Source Index (CASSI) Search Tool is an online resource intended to support researchers and librarians who need accurate bibliographic information for Chemistry research.

Civil Engineering Database

                http://cedb.asce.org/CEDBsearch/

                The Civil Engineering Database is from the American Society of Civil Engineers.

Defense Technical Information Center

                http://www.dtic.mil/dtic/about/about.html

The Defense Technical Information Center (DTIC®) has served the information needs of the Defense community for more than 70 years. DTIC reports to the Assistant Secretary of Defense For Research and Engineering (ASD(R&E)).

DieselNet

https://www.dieselnet.com/faq/about.html

DieselNet is an independent online information service covering technical and business information on diesel engines, emissions, fuels, and other technologies required by the clean and efficient diesel engines of the future.

The International Nuclear Information System

https://www.iaea.org/INIS/

The International Nuclear Information System (INIS)
hosts one of the world's largest collections of published information on the peaceful uses of nuclear science and technology. It offers online access to a unique repository of non-conventional literature. INIS is operated by the IAEA in collaboration with over 150 members.

‚ÄčMatWeb

                http://www.matweb.com/

MatWeb's searchable database of material properties includes data sheets of thermoplastic and thermoset polymers such as ABS, nylon, polycarbonate, polyester, polyethylene and polypropylene; metals such as aluminum, cobalt, copper, lead, magnesium, nickel, steel, superalloys, titanium and zinc alloys; ceramics; plus semiconductors, fibers, and other engineering materials.

The Materials Project

                https://materialsproject.org/

Harnessing the power of supercomputing and state of the art electronic structure methods, the Materials Project provides open web-based access to computed information on known and predicted materials as well as powerful analysis tools to inspire and design novel materials.

NTRS

                https://ntrs.nasa.gov/

NASA Technical Reports Server (NTRS) provides access to aerospace-related citations, full-text online documents, images, and videos. The types of information included are: conference papers, journal articles, meeting papers, patents, research reports, images, movies, and technical videos – scientific and technical information (STI) created or funded by NASA.

NATIONAL LIBRARY OF ENERGY (NLE)

https://www.osti.gov/

The National Library of Energy Beta (NLE) discovery tool has been discontinued as part of OSTI's streamlining of products to re-focus and re-balance operations to advance public access to scholarly publications resulting from Department of Energy (DOE) research funding.

NCSTRL

                https://csetechrep.ucsd.edu/Dienst/htdocs/Welcome.html

Networked Computer Science Technical Reference Library.  About NCSTRL

Patent Databases

https://www.uspto.gov/patents-application-process/search-patents

   Patent full-text databases from the US Patent and Trademark Office.

RIP

                https://rip.trb.org/

RiP The Transportation Research Board's Research in Progress (RIP) Database contains information on more than 14,000 current or recently completed transportation research projects. RIP records primarily are projects funded by the U.S. Department of Transportation and State Departments of Transportation. University transportation research also is included in the database.

TRID

                https://trid.trb.org/

TRID is an integrated database that combines the records from TRB’s Transportation Research Information Services (TRIS) Database and the OECD’s Joint Transport Research Centre’s International Transport Research Documentation (ITRD) Database. TRID provides access to more than one million records of transportation research worldwide.

WorldWideScience.org

https://worldwidescience.org/

WorldWideScience.org is a global science gateway comprised of national and international scientific databases and portals. WorldWideScience.org accelerates scientific discovery and progress by providing one-stop searching of databases from around the world (Architecture: What is under the Hood). Multilingual WorldWideScience.org provides real-time searching and translation of globally-dispersed multilingual scientific literature.  For more information, please view the FAQ.