Electronics and Electrical Engineering
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Air and Spaceborne Radar Systems
An e-book from the Knovel collection, focussing on the history, main principles, functions, modes, properties, and nature of modern airborne radar.
Collection of science and engineering eBooks (includes aerospace and radar) with interactive tables, graphs and spreadsheets.
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Safari Books Online
A collection of more than 32,000 technology, creative, and business books from leading publishers.
*Allows access to only 5 concurrent users.
Full text access to the IBM Journal of Research & Development, IET (formerly IEE) and IEEE journals, transactions and conference proceedings from 1998 onwards, and select content from 1872. Also includes all current IEEE standards.
Details of articles from over 13,500 publications from many different publishers, covering areas of engineering and the sciences. Some full-text availability, including access to the Brill Journal Archive (full-text Brill journals up to 1999).
Current issue and archive of articles on microwave technology. Requires personal registration for full text articles, but this is a free and simple process.
Access over 44,000 technical papers from the SAE, from 1998 onwards. Previously called SAE Digital Library.
Full text journals published by Elsevier mainly in the field of science and technology. Also contains individual Elsevier eBooks that have been purchased by Cranfield University Libraries.
SPIE Digital Library
Provides access to more than 275,000 technical papers from SPIE Journals and Conference Proceedings from 1990 to the present in the fields of optics and photonics. Includes access to the SPIE Digital Library eBook Collection and the full SPIE Digital LIbrary.
Taylor and Francis Online
Full text journals published by Taylor and Francis in the areas of science, technology and social sciences.
(We do not have access to Taylor & Francis eBooks).
Unclassified reports added to the Defense Technical Information Centre. Previously known as STINET.
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.
Web of Science
The Web of Science covers many disciplines in the areas of engineering, science and
the humanities, and provides access to the Web of Science, ISI Proceedings, MEDLINE and Journal Citation Reports (JCR).
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.
Institution of Engineering and Technology (UK)
UK professional society web site for electronics, electrical, manufacturing and IT professionals, providing the latest society and industry news and events, careers and education, and information about publications and professional issues.
SAE - Society of Automotive Engineers
Website of the Society of Automotive Engineers, providing information on SAE publications including technical papers and standards, relevant conferences and events, industry news, and information about the Society itself.
DOAJ Directory of Open Access Journals
A directory of quality controlled open access journals in all scholarly and scientific subject areas. Contains over 2500 titles. These journals do not impose an embargo period but some may require free online registration.
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.
A free journal tables of contents service, covering over 14,000 scholarly journals from around 500 publishers, and almost any subject area. NB: You will need to register in order to save your selected journals.
Online Writing Lab
Free online advice from Purdue University on all aspects of academic writing, including creating a thesis statement, proofreading your work, technical paper writing, literary analysis and criticism, conducting research, email etiquette, citations, writer's block, and a grammar blog.
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
British Standards Online
Access British Standards and ISOs. To set up search alert notifications for this resource, contact us to sign up for an individual account.
European Patent Office
Worldwide patents searchable by subject, person or organisation. Gives patent number, date, inventor and a descriptive abstract.
IHS Aerospace & Defense Standards
Full text military specifications and abstracts of other defence standards. To access, click "User Login" and select "IHS Standards Expert". You will also need to register for a free personal account.
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.
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