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Collection Name Collection Description Approx.
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Aeronautical Research Council Technical Reports
(ARC)
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

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http://aerade.cranfield.ac.uk/reports.html

3k
Full Text Freely Available Online
arXiv - ePrint Archive
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. arXiv is provided by Cornell University with support from the National Science Foundation.

N.B.
TechXtra indexes a subset of arXive most relevant to the fields of Engineering, Mathematics and Computing.

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http://arxiv.org/

42k
Full Text Freely Available Online
Australasian Digital Thesis
(ADT)
The Australasian Digital Thesis (ADT) program database contains details of theses produced by postgraduate research students at Australasian universities. The database currently (October 06) contains over 80k records with around 8k of these having the full text available freely online. N.B. TechXtra indexes only the subset of ADT (around 8k records) which have the full text freely available online.

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http://adt.caul.edu.au

8k
Full Text Freely Available Online
Australian Research Repositories Online to the World
(ARROW)
The ARROW project aims to develop and test an Australian national resource discovery service using metadata harvested from Australian institutional repositories.

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http://www.arrow.edu.au/

11k
Full Text Freely Available Online
Caltech Earthquake Engineering Research Laboratory Technical Reports

 

Approximately 1180 earthquake engineering technical reports.

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http://caltecheerl.library.caltech.edu/

1k
Full Text Freely Available Online
CISTI - Canada Institute for Scientific and Technical Information
CISTI, the Canada Institute for Scientific and Technical Information, is a major source of information in all areas of science, technology,engineering and medicine. 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.

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http://cisti-icist.nrc-cnrc.gc.ca/cisti_e.shtml

2.8 Million
Full Text Available Online via Subscription/Pay per View
CiteSeer - Computer and Information Science Articles
CiteSeer provides access to the full text of research articles in the areas of computer and information science. Over 495k documents are indexed including PostScript and PDF research articles. Citations made by indexed documents are also listed. The CiteSeer database is provided by the NEC Research Institute.

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http://citeseer.ist.psu.edu/

495k
Full Text Freely Available Online
Copac - Library Catalogues
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.

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http://copac.ac.uk/about.html

31 Million
Full Text Not Directly Available Online
(may be available locally in hard copy or via interlibrary loan)
CSA Discovery Guides
The Cambridge Scientific Abstracts (CSA) Discovery Guides series provides indepth reports on topical engineering, mathematics and technology issues. The full text of the reports are available free of charge and include an overview of the issue in question, key citations with abstracts, and links to selected web sites.

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http://www.csa.com/discoveryguides/discoveryguides-all.php

150
Full Text Freely Available Online
DiVA - Academic Archive On-Line
The DiVA archive contains doctoral and undergraduate theses and research reports from 15 of Nordic universities (Sweden, Denmark, Norway). Items are available full text and are stored in pdf format. A smaller number of preprints, postprints and book chapters are also available. N.B. TechXtra indexes only a subset of DIVA (around 1k records) which are most relevant to the fields of Engineering, Mathematics and Computing.

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http://www.diva-portal.org/

1k
Full Text Freely Available Online
Directory of Open Access Journals
(DOAJ)
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

N.B.
TechXtra indexes a subset of DOAJ most relevant to the fields of Engineering, Mathematics and Computing.

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http://www.doaj.org/

9k
Full Text Freely Available Online
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.

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https://dspace.mit.edu/

15k
Full Text Freely Available Online
Emerald Engineering
Emerald is a well established English language publisher of academic and professional literature in the fields of management, library services and engineering. TechXtra indexes a subset of Emerald Journals which are most relevant to the fields of Engineering & Materials Science. Around 6k articles are indexed from approximately 15 Journal titles including; Aircraft Engineering and Aerospace Technology, Anti-Corrosion Methods and Materials, Assembly Automation, Circuit World, COMPEL, Engineering Computations, Industrial Lubrication and Tribology, Industrial Robot: An International Journal, International Journal of Clothing Science and Technology, International Journal of Numerical Methods for Heat & Fluid Flow, Microelectronics International, Pigment & Resin Technology, Rapid Prototyping Journal, Sensor Review, Soldering & Surface Mount Technology.

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http://engineering.emeraldinsight.com

6k
Full Text Available Online via Subscription/Pay per View
Euclid Mathematics and Statistics Journals
The Euclid database provides access to information from over 30 journals in theoretical and applied mathematics and statistics. Some of these journals provide full text articles for free in PostScript or PDF format, others provided abstracts with the full text being available to subscribers.

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http://projecteuclid.org/

42k
Full Text Available Online via Subscription/Pay per View
Geotechnical, Rock and Water Resources Library
(GROW)
The GROW Digital Library is a learning object repository and portal in the area of Civil Engineering which aims to provide free, high-quality digital learning objects that can be used for self-study or repurposed for instructional needs. The repository contains over 1000 approved resources. The service is US based and funded via NSF and other partnerships.

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http://www.grow.arizona.edu/

1k
Full Text Likely to be Freely Available Online
Higher Education Academy Joint Engineering/
Materials Subject Centre Resource Database
The Higher Education Academy Joint Engineering/Materials 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.

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http://www.engsc.ac.uk/er/resources/index.asp

1k
Full Text Freely Available Online
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.

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http://www.inderscience.com

10k
Full Text Available Online via Subscription/Pay per View
Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) Virtual Library (sample file)
The ICE Virtual Library (ICE-VL) provides access to every peer-reviewed paper produced by the Institution of Civil Engineers between 1836-1998. Over 5,500 papers are indexed from the full range of ICE publications (including the Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers). TechXtra currently indexes a sample file from the ICE-VL which consists of a subset of the full collection.

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http://www.iceknowledge.com/

5k
Full Text Available Online via Subscription/Pay per View
Intute - Science Engineering and Technology
Intute: Science, Engineering and Technology is a free online service providing users with access to the very best Web resources for education and research, evaluated and selected by a network of subject specialists. It covers the physical sciences, engineering, computing, geography, mathematics and environmental science. The database currently contains over 33 thousand records. [Note: Intute is the new name for the Resource Discovery Network and includes resources previously found via EEVL]

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http://www.intute.ac.uk/sciences/

33k
Full Text Likely to be Freely Available Online
Intute: Repository Search
Intute: Repository Search provides access to over 140,000 resources from around 55 academic eprints repositories in the United Kingdom. Subject coverage is broad and a range of resource types (e.g. journal articles, thesis, technical reports, conference papers) are covered.

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http://irs.ukoln.ac.uk/

140k
Full Text – Freely Available Online
IoP Electronic Journals
The Institute of Physics (IoP) publishes a range of journals including the renowned Journal of Physics series - all articles are available online right back to 1874, a total of around 214,000 articles. Abstracts are freely available, with the full text article available (in PDF) to users from subscribing institutions.

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http://www.iop.org/EJ/S/3/542/search

214k
Full Text Available Online via Subscription/Pay per View
JORUM
Text The JORUM repository is a searchable repository of learning and teaching resources for use by academic and support staff in the UK. The service was launched during late 2005 and currently contains around 1500 objects. An Athens username and password are required to access the resources.

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http://www.jorum.ac.uk/

1.5k
Full Text Available Online via Subscription/Pay per View
NACA Technical Reports
The 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 are available full text in PDF format from the NACA Technical Report Server.

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http://naca.larc.nasa.gov/

8k
Full Text Partial Collection is Freely Available Online
NASA Technical Reports
NASA Technical Reports collection consists of scientific and technical information aggregated from 12 NASA technical report servers. Over 500,000 tecnical reports are freely available. The report servers include; GENESIS (NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory), NASA Ames Research Center, NASA Center for AeroSpace Information (CASI), NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory, NASA Johnson Space Center, NASA Kennedy Space Center, NASA Langley Research Center, NASA Marshall Space Flight Center, NASA Stennis Space Center, and RIACS (NASA Ames Research Center).

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http://ntrs.nasa.gov/

222k
Full Text Partial Collection is Freely Available Online
National Engineering Education Delivery System (NEEDS)
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

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http://www.needs.org/

2k
Full Text Freely Available Online
Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations
(NDLTD)
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

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http://www.ndltd.org

132k
Full Text Freely Available Online
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.

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http://www.techXtra.ac.uk/onestepjobs/

9k
Full Text Freely Available Online
OneStep Industry 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.

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http://www.techXtra.ac.uk/onestepnews/

2k
Full Text Freely Available Online
Open Video Project
The Open Video Project maintains a repository of digitized video. Over 2k video clips are available and although many are multidisciplinary in nature, engineering is well represented. A number of clips are obtained from U.S. government agencies such as the National Records and Archives Administration and NASA.

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http://www.open-video.org/

2k
Full Text Freely Available Online
Pearson Education - Books
Pearson Education Europe, Middle East and Africa is a region leading educational publisher. Through books and online resources, Pearson Education helps students to learn, teachers to teach and professionals to develop throughout their careers.

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http://www.pearsoned.co.uk/

8k
Full Text Not Directly Available Online
(may be available locally in hard copy, via interlibrary loan, or books may be purchased online.)
Recent Advances in Manufacturing (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.

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http://www.techXtra.ac.uk/ram

41k
Full Text Availability Online Unknown
SearchLT Engineering
SearchLT Engineering is an internet resource catalogue with extravalue services, which aims to help lecturers select and access suitable computer- and web-based learning materials for their courses. SearchLT Engineering allows you to identify computer based resources suitable for your learning and teaching work, and to access to independently produced reviews on these resources. Links provide access the resource (if it is web-based), or to the webpage of the provider of that resource.

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http://searchlt.engineering.ac.uk

200
Full Text Likely to be Freely Available Online
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