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Listing of Engineering Repository Sources
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3.1.1 Via Content Type;
Research Data, Research Outputs, e-thesis, Learning Materials, Multimedia, Assessment materials, Technical Reports

3.1.2 Via Coverage;
Personal/Informal, Journal, Institutional/Departmental, Inter- Institutional, National, Geospatial

3.1.3 Via Primary Functionality;
Subject Access to Resources.

3.2. Available/potential Engineering Metadata Repository Sources

3.2.1 Via Content Type;
Research Data, e-thesis, Learning Materials, Technical Reports, Patents, Standards.

3.2.2 Via Coverage;
Journal, National

3.2.3 Via Primary Functionality;
Subject Access to Resources.

3.2.4 Miscellaneous;


The following document aims to identify repository sources of relevance to the UK Higher Education Engineering community. Currently available and potential repository sources and their means of interoperability (e.g. OAI-PMH, Z39.50, SRW) are identified. The purpose of the listing is not to provide a comprehensive list of all worldwide repositories, but is rather an attempt to identify the most significant repositories of relevance to engineering and to provide examples of repositories via type and coverage. Ultimately the listing will be used to to identify sources that can be included in a pilot subject based engineering repository cross search service and to identify potential sources which may be approached and encouraged to expose their repository collections.

The document firstly addresses background issues such as the broad repository landscape, repository definitions and typologies, the methodology employed in the study before presenting a listing of repository sources relevant to engineering. The listing itself comprises of two major sections: available/potential engineering repository sources and available/potential engineering metadata repository sources (see section 2.2 for definitions of these). The implications of the findings resulting from this work are discussed in a separate document entitled Engineering Digital Repositories Landscape Analysis and Implications for Perx.

The listing is dynamic in nature and suggestions of further sources are welcomed.

2. Background

2.1. Digital Repositories - The broad landscape

The importance of digital repositories for the academic community is increasingly being recognised. Heery and Anderson (2005) has provided a selective review of current activity which shows steady, if patchy, growth. In the UK, the Joint Information Systems Committee (JISC) Digital Repositories Programme has initiated a programme of work to assist deployment of digital repositories within the learning and research communities. Elsewhere, a recent OECD Report (OECD, 2005) recognises open access archives and repositories as being a major recent development in scholarly communication. In the USA, the case for institutional repositories was made some time ago (Crow, 2002), and significant advances are being made. A more recent report from the National Library of New Zealand makes the case for New Zealand research institutions joining the global research community through the establishment of Institutional Repositories (Rankin, 2005).

2.2. Defining 'Repository' Sources

Digital repositories like digital libraries, mean many things to many people’ (Peters 2002). For some a repository is simply “a central place where data is stored and maintained” (Wikipedia). Heery and Anderson (2005) suggests that a repository is differentiated from other digital collections (e.g. directories, catalogues, databases) by the following characteristics;

  • Actual content (not just metadata) is deposited in a repository.
  • Repository architecture manages content as well as metadata.
  • Repository offers a minimum set of basic services e.g. put, get, search, access control.

It is important to note that repositories may or may not support ‘open access’ i.e. they may, or may not, be freely available.

Open access repositories have the following characteristics;

  • The repository must provide open access to its content.
  • The repository must provide open access to its metadata for harvesting.

For the purposes of this review it is useful to distinguish between a repository as defined above and a ‘metadata repository’. A metadata repository being defined as “a database of data about data (metadata)” (Wikipedia August 2005) i.e. without the actual content itself.

These definitions are of course not entirely clear cut. For example, institutional repositories are often hybrids between true repositories (with actual content) and metadata repositories (with only metadata). Equally, one could pose the question as to whether commercial publishers who offer full text of articles to subscribers, and abstracts only to non subscribers, have ‘closed access repositories' or 'metadata repositories'.

In this review, for purposes of clarity, we have elected to attempt to separate ‘repository’ and ‘metadata repository’ sources.

Heery and Anderson (2005) suggest a simple typology of repositories; by content type, by coverage, by primary functionality and by target user group. This typology is represented in Table 1 in a slightly modified form [Modifications - addition of 'Multimedia' and 'Assessment Materials' categories, combination of preprints, postprints and full text original publications in 'Research Outputs' category, and combination of raw and derived research data into 'Research Data' Category].

Table 1. Repository Typology
Via Content Type
Research Data
Raw or derived research data
Data sets
Research Outputs
Full text pre-print scholarly papers (journal/conference proceedings)
Full text post-print scholarly papers
Full text original publications (institutional or departmental technical reports, grey literature)
PhD Theses
MSc Theses
Learning Materials
Learning Objects
Learning Resources Catalogues
Assessment Materials
Assessment Questions
Corporate Records
Staff and student records, licences etc.
Via Coverage
e.g. P2P authors personal archive, Bliki, wiki, blog
e.g. Output of a single journal or group of journals
e.g. Consortia or Regional
Via Primary Functionality
Subject access to resources
Enhanced access to resources
Preservation of digital resources
New Modes of dissemination/Publication
Institutional Asset Management
Sharing and Reuse of Resources
Via Target User Group

A modified/expanded version of this typology is used for the purposes of this listing. Categories of specific relevance to engineering such as Technical Reports, Standards and Patents have been added where appropriate.

Note that many of the above categories are not necessarily mutually exclusive and repositories could potentially be placed in a number of categories. For clarity, sources are listed only once in what is deemed to be the most appropriate category and cross references are provided.


2.3. Issues Relating to Identification of Repository Sources

A number of issues prove to be relevant to the identification of repository sources. Including:

2.3.1. Differing views as to what constitutes a ‘Repository’?
There are varying opinions as to exactly what constitutes a repository (as alluded to above) which clearly have effects on the scope of any listing. In this study we have taken a broad view of repository sources and have included both ‘repositories’ and ‘metadata repositories’, and have attempted to present these as separate categories within the listing.

2.3.2. Limitations of Currently Available OAI Registries.
As discussed by Shreeves et al (2005) nearly all currently available OAI registries suffer from a number of shortcomings. “Probably foremost is that the registries typically maintain very sparse records about the individual repositories, usually nothing other than flat lists of base URLs and possibly the repository name.” There is usually no means to determine the relevance and coverage of repositories without resorting to time-consuming analysis via use of tools such as the OAI repository explorer. Clearly there is a need for better collection level descriptions, as is being proposed and developed by projects such as OpenDoar.

A second serious shortcoming of currently available registries is that of completeness. They are typically populated by self-registration or via community based efforts, and as a result are not complete authoritative lists.

2.3.3. Lack of subject classification/categorisation.
Many potential repository sources cover a range of subject areas yet have no form of subject classification or categorisation. Determining the relevance of such sources from a subject perspective therefore becomes difficult.

The experimental OAI Registry at UIUC offers some potential solutions to these issues by automating OAI repository discovery (using the Google SOAP-based web toolkit) and automating the repository cataloguing processes (using a specialised harvest).

2.4. Methodology

The primary means of identifying currently available repository sources employed in this study has been via an analysis of online directories of OAI Repositories including;

The initial means of identifying metadata repository sources involved the revisiting and updating of work previously undertaken as part of the Subject Portals Project (SPP). Part of the work of SPP involved identifying a number of possible target collections of relevance to engineers for the purpose of setting up a subject based cross search service.

Additional means include soliciting input from engineering information professionals and members of the engineering academic community (via the LIS-Scitech, Engineering-ALL and ELDNET-L e-mail mailing lists) as well as reviewing authoritative printed materials (e.g. MacLeod and Corlett (2005)).

3. Engineering Repository Sources


3.1. Available/potential Engineering Repository sources


3.1.1 Via Content Type

Research Data Top
Name Brief Description Subject Interoperable?

[Note: A number of JISC Digital Repository Programme projects are currently investigating this area including :

eBank UK The eBank UK project has investigated issues surrounding the provenance and use/re-use of original research data, initially in the area of chemistry. An eBank pilot archive has been produced utilising OAI-PMH. Phase two of the project (2005 - 2006) involves expansion of the subject areas covered, including Engineering.

Pilot is at
Currently Chemistry -possible expansion to cover Engineering Not Known
CCLRC Data Portal The CCLRC Data Portal project aims to develop the means for scientists to explore distributed data sources, discover the data they need and retrieve relevant data sets through one interface which is independent of the data location. Though aimed at scientists, some of these data sources may be of use in engineering.

The project has produced prototype data portal which provides access to selected metadata and data from four facilities (British Atmospheric Data Centre, Neutron Spallation Source, Max-Planck Institute for Meteorology, Synchrotron Radiation Department). The Data Portal technology is being used in a range of other e-Science projects including the production of an e-materials Data Portal.

(including Materials Science)
Not Known
Thermophysical Properties Database
DETHERM is part of the Chemical Database Service (CDS) based at the Daresbury Laboratory. It provides information on the thermophysical properties of compounds and compound mixtures. It includes phase equilibrium data, excess properties, calorific properties, interfacial properties, transport properties, pressure volume temperature (PVT) data, electrolyte data, azeotropic data, identification of substances and bibliographic information. The database can be accessed over the network using a client on the user's PC or can be accessed via a web browser. The service is free to academics at UK universities.
Thermophysical property Data Not Known
DatasheetCatalog.com DatasheetCatalog.com is a free online data sheet source for electronic components and semiconductors from a wide range of component producers
Electrical Engineering Not Known
NIST Chemistry WebBook The NIST Chemistry WebBook, prepared by the US National Institute of Standards and Technology, provides users with access to chemical and physical property data for chemicals via the internet. Searching can be conducted by formula, name, CAS Registry numbers, or via physical properties (Molecular weight, ion energies etc.)
Chemistry Not Known
Immortal Information Immortal Information is a project which aims to identify approaches to information and knowledge management in complex engineering products.
Engineering Not Known
Research Outputs Top
Name Brief Description Subject Interoperable?

for Full text Post/Pre-print scholarly papers see institutional/departmental listing

for Full text original publications (technical reports, grey literature) see technical reports listing

e-Theses Top
Name Brief Description Subject Interoperable?
Ethos The purpose of the EthOS project is to deliver a fully operational, easily scaleable and financially viable prototype UK e-theses online service, and supporting infrastructure, that will enable students, researchers and other end-users to search a UK Database of Theses (UKDoT). Ethos is funded via the JISC Digital Repositories Programme.
multidisciplinary No
(Still at project stage)
Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations Union Catalog
A public initiative funded by the US Department of Education, which aims to construct a global digital library of electronic theses and dissertations (ETD). Most of the participating universities are in the USA, though initiatives from other countries are also included. Approximately 200k records. http://www.ndltd.org/ or http://www.theses.org/

for OAI details see
(note: OAI sets are provided on the basis of included institutions - There are no subject based sets.)
for SRU see
multidisciplinary Yes
Australian Digital Theses Programme
The aim of the ADT programme is to create a national collaborative distributed database of digitised theses build a comprehensive metadata repository of Australian higher degree theses.
multidisciplinary Not Known
(Scheduled to be OAI-PMH & SRU compliant by mid 2005 - Not available as of August 05)
HK University Theses Online The Hong Kong University Theses Collection holds 13,289 titles of theses and dissertations submitted for higher degrees to the University of Hong Kong since 1941. Approx 1500 full text thesis are available
multidisciplinary Yes
Massachusetts Institute of Technology theses The Digital Library of MIT Theses is a collection of selected MIT masters and doctoral theses available online. While not a complete collection of MIT theses, it includes theses that were scanned by Document Services in the past few years, for printing or electronic delivery to requesters. The range of years represented in the collection is 1888 to present. (>9000 records) http://theses.mit.edu/

No sets provided on a subject basis. MIT Thesis are included in NDLTD Union Catalog (super-collection).
Technology Yes
Theses Canada Theses Canada Portal provides free access to full text versions of theses and dissertations digitized between 1998 and 2002.
multidisciplinary No
Nottingham eTheses

(example of dedicated eTheses repository)

An electronic archive of selected research degree theses from the University of Nottingham. Approximately 58 records.
multidisciplinary Yes

Learning Materials Top
Name Brief Description Subject Interoperable?
JORUM The JORUM repository will offer a searchable repository of learning and teaching resources for use by academic and support staff in the UK. JORUM uses a repository system called intraLibrary, produced by Intrallect Ltd. The service is due for launch in August 05 and currently contains over 1500 objects. JORUM is gathering materials from X4L phase 1 – 800 objects, and phase 2 – 600 objects, from HE Academy Subject Centres, JISC Digital Learning initiatives, etc. Contributors complete very basic metadata, cataloguers enhance metadata, then reviewers add reviews. The Connect L&T Portal will be the end-user interface to JORUM content.

A beta OAI-PMH interface is available (Nov 05). Sets are currently not supported although it is anticipated that they will be provided during 2006. A SRW/SRU interface is planned.

multidisciplinary Yes
Geotechnical, Rock and Water Resources Library
The GROW Digital Library is a learning object repository and portal in the area of Civil Engineering which aims to provide free, high-quality (interactive) digital learning objects that can be used for self-study or repurposed for instruction needs. The repository contains over 1000 approved resources. The service is US based and funded via NSF and other partnerships.
or via NSDL
Civil Engineering Yes
Digital Library Network for Engineering and Technology
DLNET was a project funded by the National Science Digital Library (NSDL) initiative to develop a repository to archive Learning Objects that support pedagogy and learning in Engineering and Technology. DLNET ended in June 2003. As of June 03 the collection comprised of around 1200 learning objects (approx 600 archived at DLNET and 600 Metadata records to object held at other sites)

or via NSDL
Engineering Yes
Digital Library for Science, Mathematics, Engineering and Technology Education
The SMETE Open Federation was formed to promote the teaching and learning of science, mathematics, engineering and technology at all levels. It is possible to search SMETE for learning resources which searches across a number SMETE partner organisation resources (including NEEDS, Computer Science teaching center Math Forum etc ). SMETE receives funding via NSF.

Details are provided for the SMETE Search API which is a SOAP interface
Science & Technology Unknown
(Draft API is available Aug05)
National Engineering Education Delivery System
NEEDS is a US digital library of learning resources for engineering education. NEEDS provides web-based access to a database of learning resources where the user can search for, locate, download, and comment on resources to aid their learning or teaching process.

See also
Engineering Education Yes
Multimedia Educational Resource for Learning and Online Teaching
MERLOT is a collection of free online teaching and learning materials on the Web. Subject areas covered are multidisciplinary but over 1500 resources are listed in the area of science and technology. The service is US based and is aimed at students and lecturers in higher education. Materials are peer reviewed and include e.g. tutorials, simulations, tests, animations and lectures. Merlot also has a Federated search service which allows cross searching of MERLOT, EdNA Online and Ariadne.
multidisciplinary Not Known
Education Network Australia
EdNA Online is a Website pointing to thousands of resources identified and contributed by Australian educators. It is a network aimed at the Australian education community (government and non- government schooling systems, vocational education and training, adult community education and higher education). The EdNA collection comprises of over 20,000 quality assured education and training resources at all levels.

[Note the advanced search allows searching of a range of sources including MERLOT, GEM, etc, There are sections on harvesting and XML searching/browsing.]
multidisciplinary Not Known
National Learning Network (NLN) - Materials The National Learning Network is an initiative set up by the UK government to support and develop the use of Information and Learning Technology (ILT) in the further education (FE) sector in England. The NLN Web site has been designed to assist in the dissemination of information regarding the activities surrounding this initiative. A number of related strands to the project will focus on Internet connection for FE institutions, the development of ILT materials and staff development activities. The site includes links to reports, news and events, resources, support and contacts. After registration it is possible to preview and download the wide range of e-learning materials commissioned by the NLN for the UK post-16 sector.
multidisciplinary Not Known
Campus Alberta Repository of Educational Objects
CAREO is a canadian multidisciplinary educational object repository. The repository contains over 4000 [4124 on 28/7/05] objects but relatively few (15) are classified in the engineering section.
multidisciplinary Not Known
Massachusetts Institute of Technology Open Courseware (MIT OCW) MIT's OpenCourseWare is a free and open educational resource for faculty, students, and self-learners around the world. OCW supports MIT's mission to advance knowledge and education.

Interoperability is 'in progress'. CWSpace is a project which is currently investigating archiving MIT OpenCourseWare course materials using DSpace.

multidisciplinary No
(In development)
YHLearning Repository
(formerly HLSI)
The YHLearning Repository (developed from the HLSI project) is an online repository of learning materials from key stage 4 to HE level. The HLSI project initially focused on the subject areas of engineering and manufacturing but it has now been expanded to cover all subject areas. Login is required to gain access to the repository.
multidisciplinary Not Known
Higher Education Academy Engineering Subject Centre Resource Database

The Engineering Subject Centre Resource Database is a searchable catalogue of over 1000 learning and teaching resources for engineering academics. It contains information for lecturers about learning and teaching (e.g. case studies, information about educational theory and practice). The database is updated constantly with new content, and existing content is reviewed regularly to maintain quality.

Beta OAI Interface

Engineering Yes
(via OAI-PMH)
Learning Activity Management System (LAMS) Sequence Repository
LAMS creates digital lesson plans that can be run online and shared among teachers. The LAMS Community site allows teachers to share and adapt digital lesson plans. A public sequence repository is available which includes a small number of lesson plans (the repository was launched in Oct 05). Sequence metadata may be viewed although users must be registered before sequences can be downloaded.
multidisciplinary None Known
Multimedia Top
Name Brief Description Subject Interoperable?
NASA Image eXchange
NIX provides an entry point to six NASA center photographic databases (Langley, Lewis, Ames, Dryden, Goddard and Johnson). NIX is currently being expanded to include additional photos from the remaining centers.
Aerospace Engineering None Known
Earthquake Image Information System
The EQIIS database at the University of California is a database with 11,000 slides and photographs of earthquake damage.

Earthquake Engineering No
Open Video Project The purpose of the Open Video Project is to collect and make available a repository of digitized video content for the digital video, multimedia retrieval, digital library, and other research communities. Approximately 60 videos are classified in the area of engineering.

or via NSDL

multidisciplinary Yes
Photographic Information eXchange (PIX) The PIX collection consists of thousands of renewable energy and energy efficiency technology photographs. The collection may be searched via keyword or browsed by subject category. The collection was developed and is maintained for the United States Department of Energy (DOE) at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) in Golden, Colorado.
multidisciplinary None Known
Institution of Civil Engineering (ICE) Image Gallery The ICE Image Gallery contains a number of historical civil engineering images. The web site provides a selection of images as an example of the type of material available. Contacts are given to seek copyright and usage information.
Civil Engineering None Known
Structural Engineering Slide Library The Structural Engineering Slide Library was collected over the period 1950 through 1980 by Prof Godden of the University of California, Berkeley. It was developed as a visual resource for illustrating structural systems in undergraduate courses in structural analysis and design. The Library consists of over 550 images in nine slide sets (Beam Structures, Arch Structures, Cable and Suspension Structures, Truss Structures, Domes and Shells, Columns, Rigid Frames, Grids and Slabs, Structures Under Construction, The Structures of Leonhardt, Andrä and Partners, Earthquake Engineering). For use by non-profit agencies no usage fees are required when credit to the collections is provided.
Structural Engineering None Known
Dissemination of Information Technology for the Promotion of Materials Science (DoITPoMS) Micrograph Library The DoITPoMS Micrograph Library is a searchable collection of materials micrographs intended for use in teaching and learning. Currently there are over 770 micrographs in the collection, with good coverage of metals, alloys, ceramics, polymers and composites. All micrographs have been contributed by those working in the field of materials science and are accompanied by descriptive metadata.
Materials Engineering None Known
Focusing Images for Learning and Teaching an Enriched Resource (FILTER)
The Focusing Images for Learning and Teaching an Enriched Resource (FILTER) project ended in 2003 and aimed to encourage and enable the use of digital images in learning and teaching in UK Further and Higher education. A searchable and browseable database of multidisciplinary content is available which includes a number of Engineering related images & videos.
multidisciplinary None Known
CALVisual for Construction Image Archive. The CALVisual Image Archive was produced as part of the TLTP3 funded CALVisual project which ended in 2000. The project's main aim was to make effective use of image archives as teaching, learning and assessment instruments. Images in the archive are grouped together in sections and each set of images can be downloaded as a zip file.
Construction Engineering None Known
Virginia Tech Imagebase Imagebase is a browsable/searchable database of images and related information (metadata). Subject coverage is not entirely clear but seems to cover Civil War history & art history from the virginia tech special collections. ImageBase has over 13,000 images (as of Aug. 1998) [Not relevant to engineering but is included as an example of a image database which has metadata available via OAI-PMH]
http://uther.dlib.vt.edu:8080/oai cat/servlet/OAIHandler


History Yes

See Also:

Assessment Materials Top
Name Brief Description Subject Interoperable?
Electrical and Electronic Engineering Assessment Network (e3an) Database The e3an database contains around 1400 assessment questions for use by electrical and electronic engineering academics. The database is not available for searching online - only via request and download. The E3an project ended in May 2003.


Electrical & Electronic Engineering
Database available via Download
Technical Reports Top
Name Brief Description Subject Interoperable?
NASA Technical Report Server
The NASA Technical Report Server (NTRS) is a public service that provides access to "unclassified, unlimited" NASA-authored scientific and technical information.
http://ntrs.nasa.gov/? verb=Identify
Aerospace Engineering Yes
National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics
NACA was the predecessor organisation to NASA and was operational from 1917 until 1958. NACA produced around 30,000 technical reports, a subset of which (around 7k) are available full text in PDF format from the NACA Technical Report Server.
Aerospace Engineering Yes
Aeronautical Research Council Reports
Aeronautical Research Council (ARC) Technical Reports. ARC was the principal UK agency investigating aeronautical issues which existed between 1909-1979. The ARC archive is a database of over 3000 historically significant full text reports.

OAI Via the ARC set from NTRS
http://ntrs.nasa.gov/? verb=Identify
Aerospace Engineering Yes
Caltech Earthquake Engineering Research Laboratory Technical Reports Approximately 1180 earthquake engineering technical reports.

Earthquake Engineering Yes
Magic/Metres The MAGiC project aimed to enhance awareness, access and use of key collections of technical reports for the benefit of the UK engineering community. An important outcome of the project was the METReS demonstrator - a prototype National Reports Catalogue. The Magic project ended in Oct 2002.
Engineering None Known.

3.1.2 Via Coverage

Personal/Informal Top
Name Brief Description Subject Interoperable?
Flickr Flickr is an informal photo sharing service which has a range of additional features. Descriptive Metadata can be added to photos, they can be organised into sets, and there are tools to allow users to create 'group' photo places where several people can share photos in one location. It is possible to specify who has access to the photos deposited - they can be open to the entire community or restricted to a select group of users. Images can be browsed by the category which they have been 'tagged' and images can be viewed by subclusters (e.g. see the Engineering subset)

Flickr has a custom API is available for non-commercial use by outside developers.

multidisciplinary Yes
(via Custom API)
LionShare The LionShare project aims to facilitate legitimate file-sharing among institutions around the world through the use of authenticated Peer-to-Peer (P2P) networking. LionShare technology (which is currently under development) will provide tools for the exchange of academic, personal and work-related materials on an officially sanctioned and secure P2P network among participating groups and institutions around the world.
multidisciplinary Authenticated P2P
Journal Top
Name Brief Description Subject Interoperable?
Directory of Open Access Journals
DOAJ is a service that provides access to quality controlled Open Access Journals. The Directory aims to be comprehensive and cover all open access scientific and scholarly journals that use an appropriate quality control system. The directory indexes all Journals at the journal title level but an unknown proportion of journals are also indexed at the article level making it possible to search for articles (these are marked in the listing of journal titles as 'DOAJ Content')

The journal level metadata can be harvested using OAI protocol http://www.doaj.org/oai? verb=Identify (the technology and engineering set contains approx 118 items)
The article level metadata can be harvested using OAI protocol. http://www.doaj.org/oai.article?verb=Identify (the technology and engineering set contains >2400 items)
(Engineering Sets are available)
CalTech Engineering and Science Online

Archive of CalTech Engineering and Science Online journal ranging from 1937 to 2002. Full text of articles are available in PDF. (>100 items)
Science & Engineering Yes

Journal of STEM Education. The Journal of STEM Education: Innovations and Research is a half yearly, peer-reviewed publication for educators in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) education. Listed in IAR.(>20)
http://www.auburn.edu/research/litee /jstem/index.php
Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Yes
Petroleum Journals Online Currently 6 Open access journals covering the area of petroleum engineering namely: petrophysics, production geology, drilling, production, reservoir engineering, and petroleum management and economics.


Petroleum Engineering Yes
Hindawi Hindawi Publishing Corporation is a commercial publisher of STM (Science, Technology, and Medicine) literature. The company publishes 10 Open Access journals of relevance to engineering.
Science, Technology, and Medicine

Not Known

Institutional/Departmental Top
Name Brief Description Subject Interoperable?

[Note: As noted elsewhere the purpose of this listing is not to provide a comprehensive worldwide list of repositories but is an attempt to list particularly significant repositories for the UK HE engineering community. For this reason we have included a brief summary of the position with respect to UK HE institutional repositories, some individual examples of institutional and departmental repositories, and a small number of other particularly substantive repositories. For a more complete listing see the Institution Archives Registry. ]

UK HE institutions Repositories Around 40 UK HE institutions have working demonstrators of OAI compliant institutional repositories. There are also several consortia partnerships. SHERPA is coordinating the implementation of institutional repositories across a number of institutions (approx 20) in the UK. See IAR for full & growing list of repositories. A subset of current UK institutional repositories includes:

The ePrints UK project aggregates content from around 30 institutional repositories.

Multidisciplinary Yes Yes
Council for the Central Laboratory of the Research Councils (CCLRC) ePublication Archive The CCLRC ePublication archive aims to collect the academic output of CCLRC and make that accessible to the public. It contains pre-print journal articles, laboratory technical reports, conference presentations/papers, intellectual property rights and patents, theses and final project reports. (>54k records) Approx 30% freely available fulltext.

http://epubs.cclrc.ac.uk/oai? verb=Identify
[indexed by eprintsUK]
Science & Technology Yes
DSpace at MIT DSpace is a digital repository created to capture, distribute and preserve the intellectual output of MIT. DSpace provides stable long-term storage needed to house the digital products of MIT faculty and researchers, including preprints, technical reports, working papers, conference papers, images, and more.(>10k records)

Super-Collection NSDL OAI Repository at
Science & Technology Yes
Cranfield QUEprints

(example of Insitutional repository)

Cranfield Institutional Repository. Contains over 700 records including a number of full text thesis in engineering related areas, plus some technical reports and papers.
[NOT currently indexed by eprintsUK, Aug05]
Multidisciplinary Yes
ECS EPrints Service at the University of Southampton

(example of departmental repository)

Repository for content published by the School of Electronics and Computer Science at Southampton University. (>9k records). Included as an example of a Departmental Repository.

[Southampton also has an institutional repository at http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/]
[indexed by eprintsUK]

Electronics & Computer Science Yes
ASEE Conference Proceedings

(example of professional society repository)

The ASEE (American Society for Engineering Education) Conference Proceedings database provides access to papers presented at ASEE conferences. The full text of papers is freely available.


Not known
Inter-Institutional Top
Name Brief Description Subject Interoperable?
UK HE Consortia As noted under Institutional a number of consortia partnerships exist including:


multidisciplinary Yes
National Top
Name Brief Description Subject Interoperable?
ePrints-UK ePrints-UK is a Project (not a service) which provides access to resources from around 30 institutional repositories in the United Kingdom. Subject coverage is broad and a range of resource types (e.g. journal articles, thesis, technical reports) are covered. Some other sources such as Biomed Central are also included.

Home: http://www.rdn.ac.uk/projects/eprints-uk/

Multidisciplinary Yes
(closed access Z39.50)
Institutional Repository Infrastructure for Scotland
(IRI Scotland)
IRI Scotland is a project funded under the JISC DRP to, among other things, develop a broad framework for a distributed institutional repository infrastructure for Scottish research.
Multidisciplinary No
(Still at project stage)
Australian Research Repositories Online to the World
The ARROW project aims to develop and test an Australian national resource discovery service using metadata harvested from Australian institutional repositories. The current incarnation of the service allows searching and browsing via the Australian Standard Research Classification (ASRC). (>7k records)
Home: http://www.arrow.edu.au/
Search: http://search.arrow.edu.au/

Multidisciplinary Yes
Cream of Science
Cream of Science is an aggregated repository for leading Dutch science and research. The web site has listed the names of 206 top Dutch academics, providing worldwide access to their 41,000 publications. About 60% of these (25,000) can be accessed full text. No details of an OAI-PMH interface to the entire aggregation is obvious but there are links to the individual institutional repositories.
Multidisciplinary Not known

See Also:

Geospatial Top
Name Brief Description Subject Interoperable?

None Currently identified.

Note: One DRP project is investigating this area:

3.1.3 Via Primary Functionality

Subject Access to Resources
Name Brief Description Subject
ArXiv.org arXiv.org is a fully automated e-print archive service for research papers - the full text of included papers is freely available. Areas covered include physics and related disciplines, mathematics and computer science.

Physics, Mathematics, Computing (also relevant to some Engineering Disciplines)
Grainger Engineering Library OAI Portal Aggregates metadata from around 50 data providers in the subject areas of Engineering, Computer science, and Physics. The aggregation has not been reharvested since mid 2004 (Aug 05).

OAI http://g118.grainger.uiuc.edu/engroai/provider/oai.asp?verb=Identify
Engineering, Computing, Physics

3.2. Available/potential Engineering Metadata Repository sources

Important Note: With respect to engineering metadata repository sources, there is clearly a huge number of potential sources offering a wide variety of different types of content, some of which are freely available and others which are available only on a commercial/subscription basis (i.e. closed access metadata repositories). For the purposes of this list we have elected not to include closed access commercially produced repositories which do not currently allow free searching (such as various commercially available full-text and Abstract & Indexing services).  Many of these, such as ScienceDirect, Ei Compendex, Inspec, Technology Research Index, Web of Science, etc., are recognised as being extremely important, in terms of information provision, for the engineering community.  However, the primary purpose of this list is to help inform the development of a Pilot Engineering Repository Xsearch service which does not require authentication (i.e. which cross-searches only freely available data or metadata).  For information about such commercially available services, see:  MacLeod and Corlett (2005).


3.2.1 Via Content Type

Research Data
Name Brief Description Subject Interoperable?
ESDU ESDU provide validated design data and methods for aerospace, chemical, mechanical, process and structural engineering. EDSU data is authoritative and validated by committee.
Engineering Design Access to Metadata via Web Services is Under development (Oct 05)
Name Brief Description Subject Interoperable?
THESA French doctoral theses. A freely searchable resource.


Multidisciplinary Not Known
Learning Materials
Name Brief Description Subject Interoperable?
Enabling Grids for E-SciencE
Training Materials Catalogue
The EEGE Training Materials Catalogue contains a range of material types (courses, tutorials, videos, audio materials, web sites etc) which provide training materials relevant to the Grid. The Catalogue is currently under development.

Web services and OAI-PMH interfaces are under development (Aug05).

Grid Technologies
(in development)
SearchLT SearchLT-Engineering is an online database of web based Engineering resources for learning and teaching.

OAI-PMH interface is available but not in public domain.



Morgan & Claypool Publish Synthesis: The Digital Library of Engineering and Computer Science

OAI-PMH interfaces are under consideration (Oct05).

Engineering No
(in development)
Technical Reports
Name Brief Description Subject Interoperable?
CISTI - Canada Institute for Scientific and Technical Information
The CISTI Resource Collection includes: over 50,000 different serial titles, over 600,000 books and conference proceedings, 2 million technical reports, and journals indexed in scientific databases. Coverage is worldwide and current with around 500 new items being added per day.
http://cisti-icist.nrc- cnrc.gc.ca/cisti_e.shtml

Details from

Science, Technology, Engineering, Medicine
Energy Citations Database The Energy Citations Database is produced by the US Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Scientific and Technical Information (OSTI). It contains bibliographic records for energy and energy-related scientific and technical information from the DOE and its predecessor agencies. It contains citations to report literature, conference papers, journal articles, books, dissertations, and patents. Some of the more recent resources/documents are available in full text.

OAI Set from
http://ntrs.nasa.gov/? verb=Identify

Energy Technology
National Technical Information Service (NTIS) NTIS is the official source for U.S. scientific, technical, engineering, and business-related information. NTIS includes a searchable database of bibliographic references to items added to the database since 1990. Items available include technical reports, CD-ROMs, data files and videotapes. Some reports are available full text.
Science, Technology, Engineering
(contacted 2003)
GrayLIT Network The GrayLIT Network provides access to the gray literature of U.S. Federal Agencies. It taps into the search engines of distributed gray literature collections, enabling the user to find information without first having to know the sponsoring agency. Databases currently searchable include:

Defense Technical Information Center (DTIC)  Technical Reports Collection ;
NASA Jet Propulsion Lab (JPL) Technical Reports
DOE Information Bridge Report Collection  ;
NASA Langley Technical Reports
EPA - National Environmental Publications Internet Site (NEPIS)


Technical Reports
Not known
GLIN - Grey Literature in the Netherlands GLIN contains titles of publications of governmental and other public institutions, of universities and other scientific institutions and of theses, published in The Netherlands since 1982.


Multidisciplinary Not known
Public STINET (Scientific & Technical Information Network) Provides access to citations of unclassified unlimited documents that have been entered into DTIC's Technical Reports Collection, as well as the electronic full-text of many of these documents.


Science & Technology Not known
Publications of the Headquarters, United States Army Corps of Engineers

HQUSACE provides access to all official USACE engineering technical reports, regulations, circulars, manuals, and other documents. The publications are provided in portable document format (PDF). No searching facilities are provided.

Military Engineering Not known

See Also:

Name Brief Description Subject Interoperable?
US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) Web Patent Database The USPTO Web Patent Database includes a searchable (by keyword and patent number) database of full text US patents from 1976 with links to cited reference patents. Patent applications from March 2001 can also be searched. Patents issued from 1790 through to 1975 can be searched only by patent number and current US classifications.http://www.uspto.gov/patft/index.html Patents Not known
esp@cenet is a distributed Internet patent service. This service has a worldwide patent database containing over 30 million documents together with databases of documents from Japan, the World Intellectual Property Organization, the European Patent Office and from 19 European countries including Great Britain.


Not known
FreePatentsOnline.com This site cross-searches patents from a number of issuing bodies. It has a free search by patent number, and also a free advanced search http://www.freepatentsonline.com/search.html


Patents Not known
Name Brief Description Subject Interoperable?
IHS Specs & Standards service The IHS Specs & Standards service provides access to more than 1 Million standards documents from over 370 Standards Developing Organizations along with 350,000 U.S. military standardization documents. Access to metadata is currently under negotiation.
(SRU/SRW interface is under development (Aug05))
ISO Catalogue ISO's (International Organization for Standardization) portfolio of standards is listed in the ISO Catalogue

http://www.iso.ch/iso/en/Catalog ueListPage.CatalogueList

Not known
ASSIST ASSIST-Quick Search provides direct access to Defense and Federal specifications and standards available in the official DoD repository, the ASSIST database. 


Standards Not known
Department of Defense Index of Specifications and Standards (DODISS) DODISS lists unclassified federal and military specifications, standards, and related standardisation documents, and those non-government standards adopted for DoD use. Full text documents are available in PDF.


Not known
NSSN Global Standards database containing details of 250,000 standards from 600 different developers.


Standards Not known

3.2.2 Via Coverage

Name Brief Description Subject Interoperable?
Institute of Physics (IoP) Electronic Journals The IoP electronic Journals database allows free full text searching of the IoP electronic journals archive back to 1874. The archive includes over 172,000 articles. The search result provides an abstract with the full text article available (in PDF) to users from subscribing institutions.

(including materials science, measurement science and optical physics)
( Z39.50 & closed access OAI-PMH)
EESE The EEVL Ejournal Search Engine (EESE) provides access to the full text of over 250 freely available full text ejournals in Engineering, Mathematics and Computing. In order to be included, ejournals must be free, full text (or offer most of their content as full text) and available without registration. Articles in PDF, which require an Adobe Acrobat reader (downloadable from the Adobe Website) and Postscript format are also included
Engineering, Mathematics, Computing
(closed access Z39.50)
RAM Recent Advances in Manufacturing (RAM) is a database of bibliographic information for manufacturing and related areas. It covers items in well over 500 niche and mainstream journals and magazines, and also details of books, videos and conference proceedings. RAM covers all aspects of manufacturing and research.
(closed access Z39.50)
Inderscience Journals Inderscience is a publisher of high quality peer-reviewed international journals in the fields of engineering and technology, and management and business administration. The Inderscience database contains details of articles in these fields, with significant coverage in the areas of automotive engineering/management; ICT; product development (including materials and manufacturing); energy, environment and sustainable development; technology management; and entrepreneurship.
Engineering, Technology, Management
(Via OAI-PMH -closed access)
JSTOR JSTOR, the online archive of scholarly journals, provides extensive back-runs of journals, predominantly in the Arts and social sciences, but also with coverage in science, engineering and mathematics. Users can search and browse the full-text of the journals, and articles can be read online, or downloaded and printed. JSTOR is available to academic and research institutions via site-licences. JSTOR offers both multidisciplinary and discipline-specific collections. The General Science Collection contains seven titles including Science, Philosophical Transactions: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences, and Proceedings: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences. JSTOR's Mathematics & Statistics Collection contains over thirty titles.

Organizations and vendors wishing to use the JSTOR XML Gateway in conjunction with a federated search engine must sign a Metasearch Agreement.


Predominantly Arts and Social Sciences. Yes
American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Civil Engineering Database The ASCE publications database contains more than 100,000 civil engineering bibliographic and abstracted records.


Civil Engineering
(contacted 2003)
ASCE Research Library

The ASCE Research Library is a comprehensive online tool for locating articles of interest across all disciplines of civil engineering. The Research Library provides access to more than 18,500 full-text papers from ASCE Journals and Proceedings published. This service includes the more recent parts of the CE Database (see above)


Civil Engineering Not known
TRIS Online TRIS Online provides a searchable database of over 420,000 bibliographic records covering transportation research published in books, journal articles, technical reports and other media coverage of Federal, state, local and association publications. It gives coverage of the literature from the 1960s to the present, with some coverage of prior years. There are selected links to full text or sources of full text, and links to the ITRD database for further coverage of international transportation.
None Known
(contacted 2003 -No Response)
SPIE Digital Library The SPIE (International Society for Optical Engineering) Digital Library includes more than 120,000 technical papers from SPIE journals and conference proceedings. It is possible to search or browse the database. Non subscribers can view the bibliographic information and abstracts free of charge.
Optical Engineering
Not known
IEEE Xplore IEEE Xplore provides access to Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers content. Xplore contains documents from IEEE journals, transactions, magazines, letters, conference proceedings and standards, as well as IEE (Institution of Electrical Engineers) publications. Metadata is freely searchable although access to the full text is via subscription or online article purchase.
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Not known
Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) eLibrary The SPE eLibrary is a repository of the technical papers presented at SPE-sponsored conferences since the late 1950s and in SPE's technical journals since the early 1950s. The eLibrary currently offers access to more than 40,000 technical documents covering the evolution of technology in drilling, completion, exploration, production, facilities, reservoir simulation, formation evaluation, safety and environmental protection, risk management, etc
Petroleum Engineering
Not known
Royal Institution of Naval Architects (RINA) Publications Database. A searchable database of RINA publications. Some of the publications full text are freely available online (as PDF files) and others may be purchased.
Naval Engineering
Not known
Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology (IMarEST) Publications Searchable catalogue of the IMarEST publications. A subset of technical papers are freely available for download.
Marine Engineering
Not known
Institution of Structural Engineer Publications (IStructE) A searchable database of IStructE publications. Abstracts are freely available, full text reports may be purchased.
Structural Engineering
Not known
Structural Engineer Journal Archive The International Journal of IStructE (The Institution of Structural Engineers) archive provides access to the main articles from 1923 to present. Full-text access for IStructE members and journal subscribers. Non-members can download articles on a pay-per-view basis and metadata is freely available. A pay-per-view service expected to start at end of January 2006. Google in process of indexing the archive.
Structural Engineering
Not known
Professional Engineering Publishing
Professional Engineering Publishing is the publishing arm of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE). Seventeen journal titles (including 15 sections of Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers) can be search from:
Mechanical Engineering
Not known
Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) Digital Library The SAE Digital Library is a repository of authoritative technical content including SAE Standards and Technical Papers. Although the Digital Library is a subscription-based service, its content can be freely searched from: http://www.sae.org/jsp/jsps/advancesearch.jsp

Home: http://www.sae.org/products/digitallibrary .htm

Automotive Engineering
Not known
FIREDOC Database FIREDOC is a fire research bibliographic database. The database contains details of the 70,000 holdings (published reports, journal articles, conference proceedings, books, and audiovisual items) of FRIS (Fire Research Information Services).

http://fris2.nist.gov/starweb/FireDoc/servlet.starweb? path=FireDoc/firedoc.web

Fire technology
Not known
The Copper Data Center The Copper Development Association provides access to its Copper Data Center database free of charge via CSA Illumina. It is a bibliographic database of the world's literature on copper, copper alloys and copper technology since 1965. Over 65,000 documents have been indexed into this database.

Not known
IEE Digital Library The IEE Digital Library holds more than 50,000 technical papers from IEE Journals and magazines back to 1994. Results are delivered via the Scitation platform (see below).


Electronic Engineering Not known
Scitation Scitation is the re-launch of the Online Journal Publishing Service (OJPS).

Scitation allows access to more than 100 journals from AIP, ASCE, ASME, SPIE, The Electrochemical Society, the IEE, IEEE Computer Society, The Institution of Electrical Engineers and other prestigious science and engineering societies.

Science & Engineering
Not known
Shrivenham Index This is an index to defence journal literature - produced by indexing significant articles from the current defence, management, engineering and applied science journals holdings of the Library at Cranfield University's Shrivenham Campus.

http://naca.central.cranfield.ac. uk/aerade/si/index.php

Not known
J-EAST JST English Articles of Science and Technology (J-EAST) database gives bibliographic records of the latest research results in Japan. J-EAST contains English citations and abstracts for documents published in Japan covering all fields of science, technology, and medicine. Sources include about 3,000 journals and serials, conference proceedings, technical reports.
Science & Technology
Not known
NIOSH Resource Database NIOSHTIC-2 is a bibliographic database of occupational safety and health publications, documents, grant reports, and other communication products supported in whole or in part by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH).


Health and Safety
Not known
Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) Virtual Library The ICE's Virtual Library gives access to the largest repository of full text civil engineering papers in the world. Searching is free and there are pay per view and subscription options for access to the full text.
Civil Engineering
Not known
IChemE Journal Archive The Institution of Chemical Engineers has digitized its journal archive back to 1923. The archive, in PDF format, is fully searchable by volume and author, and by keyword across the full text of every article. Single articles can be purchased online for £10 +Vat.


Chemical Engineering Not known
IMechE Virtual Library Databases Several IMechE databases are searchable from the IMechE Library, but are not freely searchable via the Web:

IMechE Library Catalogue
Details of all the books held by the Library. IMechE conference, seminar and proceedings papers are abstracted back to 1984. Search by title, author, subject or keyword.  

IMechE archives database
Details of 13,000 references to historical items held by the Library, including picture materials, manuscripts and older membership records.


IMechE Picture Gallery
Digitised pictures from the IMechE archive collection. They can be browsed by subject area or sent to friends as e-cards.


IMechE Consultants database

Search by keyword or expertise code to find details of corporate members who provide consulting/expert witness services.

Details: http://www.imeche.org.uk/ils/virtual_lib rary.asp

Mechanical Engineering No
ConnectSciences ConnectSciences provides free access to a full range of scientific and technical information resources and services, especially in French. The Article Catalog provides access to more than 9,8 million article references held in INIST collections.


Science and Technology
Not Known
Wiley Interscience Publish numerous titles in engineering. This content can be searched online.


Engineering Not Known
Taylor & Francis Journals Publish numerous titles in engineering. This content can be searched online.

http://www.tandf.co.uk/journals/listings /eng.asp

Engineering Not Known
Emerald Publish 18 journals in engineering. This content can be searched online.


Engineering Not Known
Sage Journals Sage publish 15 journal titles in engineering. Search cannot be restricted by subject.


Engineering Not Known
QUAKELINE® QUAKELINE® is a bibliographic database produced by the MCEER Information Service.  It covers earthquakes, earthquake engineering, natural hazard mitigation, and related topics. It includes records for various publication types, such as journal articles, conference papers, technical reports, CD-ROMs, slides and videos. The database currently provides access to over 41,500 records.  The MCEER Information Service has access to all documents cited in the database.

http://mceer.buffalo.edu/utilities/quake line.asp

Earthquake Engineering Not Known
Name Brief Description Subject Interoperable?
COPAC Copac is a union catalogue, giving access to the merged online catalogues of members of the Consortium of University Research Libraries (CURL). There are some 30 million records on Copac representing the merged holdings of 26 CURL member institutions, including the British Library & National Library of Scotland, plus special collections from a small number of non-CURL libraries.
( Z39.50)
Archives Hub A national gateway to descriptions of archives in UK universities and colleges.


Multidisciplinary Not Known
ARNO Academic Research in the Netherlands Online


Multidisciplinary Not Known

3.2.3 Via Primary Functionality

Subject Access to Resources Top


Brief Description



Aerade Aerade provides access to key aerospace and defence information sources. A searchable catalogue of more than 28,000 quality Internet resources is provided.

"experimental Z39.50-target using a Zebra plug-in" details;
host : aerade.cranfield.ac.uk or
port : 2102
database : aerade
Username/password: not required
Aerospace Engineering Yes
(experimental Z39.50)
EEVL EEVL, the Internet guide to Engineering, Mathematics and Computing is a freely available service which provides access to selected, high quality Internet information for students, academics, researchers and professionals. The database contains descriptions of over 11,000 quality assessed resources.

host : eevl.ac.uk
port : 2100
database : eevlacuk
Engineering, Mathematics and Computing
(OAI-PMH & Z39.50)
NSDL OAI Repository The National Science Digital Library provides users the ability to explore the disciplines of science, engineering, mathematics and technology at all levels. It serves as an aggregator of over 100 original repositories, including a number of relevance to engineering. Some repositories aggregated by the NSDL are mentioned separately in other sections of this list.

Listing of Repositories Aggregated by NSDL

Infomine INFOMINE is a virtual library of Internet resources relevant to faculty, students, and research staff at the university level. It contains useful Internet resources such as databases, electronic journals, electronic books, bulletin boards, mailing lists, online library card catalogs, articles, directories of researchers, and many other types of information

http://infomine- nsdl.ucr.edu/cgi-bin/OAI-PMH-server?verb=Identify
or via NSDL

OneStep News OneStep Industry News is a freely available service which provides access to the latest news items from a selection of engineering, mathematics and computing industry news services.
Engineering, Mathematics, Computing
(closed access Z39.50)
OneStep Jobs OneStep Industry Jobs is a freely available service which provides access to the latest job vacancies from a selection of engineering, mathematics and computing recruitment/job services.
Engineering, Mathematics, Computing
(closed access Z39.50)
PSIgate PSIgate is a free service that offers access to high quality Web resources in the physical sciences; astronomy, chemistry, earth sciences, materials sciences, physics, and science history and policy.

host : www.spp.psigate.ac.uk
port : 2102
database : zpsigate

Physical Sciences
( Z39.50)
Australasian Virtual Engineering Library (AVEL) AVEL provides a portal to information about sustainable systems. Services provided include a catalogue of over four thousand web resources relating to sustainable development, emerging topics in engineering and foundation topics in engineering. No longer being updated?
Sustainable Development, Environmental Engineering.
None Known
Globalspec Provides several searchable databases of products, patents, standards, suppliers, plus a subject-based harvested search of websites.

http://www.globalspec.com/ and http://search.globalspec.com/Search/WebSearch

Engineering Not Known

3.2.4 Miscellaneous



Brief Description



Safari Bookshelf Safari Bookshelf is an electronic reference library for programmers and IT professionals. Safari enables you to search the electronic versions of over 1,300 books from a number of publishers including O'Reilly and Pearson.

Web Services API
see http://webservices.oreilly.com/

Information Technology Yes
(Web services API)
Pearson Education Books Searchable abstracts of books including a sizable engineering and IT collection.

Abstract Metadata available via agreement & downloadable via FTP

Multidisciplinary Metadata downloadable via FTP
McGraw Hill Digital Engineering Library The Digital Engineering Library features content from 150+ McGraw-Hill publications, including Marks' Standard Handbook for Mechanical Engineers, Perry's Chemical Engineers Handbook, Standard Handbook for Electrical Engineers, Roark's Formulas for Stress and Strain.


Engineering data
Not Known
Knovel provides access to over 700 reference books and databases are available in the Library Product.

http://www.knovel.com/knovel2/library/d efault.jsp

Engineering data
Not Known
EPSRC Grants on the Web facility EPSRC portfolio of current research, training and public awareness grants.
Not Known
ResearchResearch Freely searchable information about grants.


Not Known

4. References