Chemical Engineering


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Compendex
Coverage: 1884-present. Subject areas include nuclear technology, bioengineering, transportation, chemical and process engineering, light and optical technology, agricultural engineering and food technology, computers and data processing, applied physics, electronics and communications, control, civil, mechanical, materials, petroleum, aerospace and automotive engineering.

SciFinder Scholar
SciFinder Scholar provides access to several Chemical Abstracts Service databases, including Chemical Abstracts, Registry, CASREACT, CHEMLIST, and CHEMCAT. Users may search more than 19 million citations to the chemistry literature by topic, author, CAS Registry Numbers, patent number, and CAS abstract number. More than 22 million chemical substances may be searched by chemical name, chemical structure, CAS Registry Numbers, and formula. Users can also do substructure searching.

Web of Science
Part of the ISI Web of Knowledge, Web of Science is a leading citation database with multidisciplinary coverage of over 10,000 high-impact journals in the sciences, social sciences, and arts and humanities, as well as international proceedings coverage for over 120,000 conferences. See tips for using Web of Science.

CHEMnetBASE
Includes a wealth of chemical information from chemistry and chemical engineering reference works. Available via the Web, CHEMnetBASE includes information from the Combined Chemical Dictionary, The Handbook ofChemistry & Physics, Polymers: A Property Database, and Properties of Organic Compounds.

Computers & applied sciences complete
"Computers & Applied Sciences Complete (CASC) covers the spectrum of the applied sciences, representing knowledge on traditional engineering challenges and providing material for research concerning the business and social implications of new technology. CASC provides indexing and abstracting for more than 1,300 academic journals, professional publications, and other reference sources. Full Text is also available for more than 500 periodicals. Subject areas include the many engineering disciplines, computer theory, and new technologies"--Database description screen.

Derwent innovations index
The Derwent Innovations Index, available through the ISI Web of Knowledge interface, is a Web-accessible product that merges the Derwent World Patents Index with the Derwent Patents Citation Index. It provides access to more than 14,800,000 patents with links to cited and citing patents, cited articles, and full-text patent data sources. This resource gives users a comprehensive and international overview of inventions in three categories: chemical, electrical and electronic, and engineering. (Learn More)

IHS Specs & standards
Includes full-text up to date standards from the American Society for Testing and Materials, Underwriters Laboratories, and International Telecommunication Union.

Knovel scientific and engineering databases
A collection of full-text databases in the following subject areas: Adhesives, Sealants, Coatings & Inks; Biochemistry, Biology & Biotechnology; Ceramics & Ceramic Engineering; Chemistry & Chemical Engineering; Environmental Engineering; General Engineering References; Mechanics & Mechanical Engineering; Metals & Metallurgy; Plastics & Rubber, Semiconductors & Electronics; Sensors Supplement; Systems Engineering Supplement.

Sigma-Aldrich
Provides descriptions, physical properties, safety information, basic pricing information, and references for thousands of commercially available chemicals.

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