Library Databases by Subject

Due to licensing restrictions, remote access / off-campus access to some of the library's electronic resources is limited to current students, faculty and staff of New Jersey Institute of Technology.

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Engineering

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NJIT Library
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Access to 44 ACS journals from the inception of their publication to the present.
 
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NJIT Library
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Electronic package to 17 journals from The American Institute of Physics. Backfile is included.
 
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1993 - Present
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NJIT Library
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Full text of all journals published by ASCE (American Society of Civil Engineers)
 
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1996 - Present
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American Society for Engineering Education
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This database includes full text of the American Society for Engineering Education papers presented at ASEE Annual Conference since 1996.
 
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Current (updated quarterly)
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NJIT Library
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Features the complete content of twenty-eight ASM Handbook volumes of comprehensive source of information on ferrous and non-ferrous metals and materials technology; several ASM Handbook supplements, and two ASM Desk Editions. Over 25,000 pages of articles, illustrations, tables, graphs, specifications and practical examples.
 
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Current edition (weekly update)
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NJIT Library
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Online access to active (most current) 13,000+ ASTM standards documents that are updated weekly. ASTM standards provide consensus technical standards for a wide range of materials, products, systems, and services in areas such as metals, petroleum, construction, rubber, the environment and more. ASTM standards are used around the world to improve product quality, enhance health and safety, strengthen market access and trade, and build consumer confidence.
 
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Office of Patents and Licensing Administration
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Please contact a Reference Librarian if you need a full report at http://library.njit.edu/staff/reference/
BCC Research is a database of technology market research reports, reviews, and technology newsletters. Reports cover categories including advanced materials, chemicals, engineering, environment, healthcare, information technology, manufacturing and nanotechnology. Anyone can search the database but need to contact a reference librarian to download the selected reports.
 
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1907 - Present
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NJIT Library
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This database is a user-friendly version of Chemical Abstracts. This web-based research discovery tool allows access to a wide diversity of research from many disciplines, including biochemistry, chemistry, chemical engineering, materials sciences, physics, environmental science, and engineering. Please contact Bruce Slutsky (slutsky@adm.njit.edu) or (973) 642-4950 for further information.
 
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Externally Funded
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A scientific literature digital library that aims to improve the dissemination and feedback of scientific literature, and to provide improvements in functionality, usability, availability, cost, comprehensiveness, efficiency, and timeliness.
 
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1970 - Present
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Externally Funded
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Access to over 100,000 bibliographic and abstracted records in ASCE publications
 
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1978 - Present
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Externally Funded
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Allows searching of copyright information by searching 3 databases which contain records and ownership documents. Includes, books, music, films, sound recording, maps, software, photos, art, multimedia, periodicals, magazines, journals, and newspapers.
 
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Open Access
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CumInCAD (Cumulative Index of Computer-Aided Architectural Design) is a cumulative index of publications about computer aided architectural design. Content begins in 1998, with selective coverage dating back to as early as 1960. All papers include full abstracts. Full texts, in PDF, of some 6,000 papers are also available. CumInCAD is supported by the sibling associations ACADIA, CAADRIA, eCAADe, SIGraDi, ASCAAD and CAAD futures.
 
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Current year and previous year
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Externally Funded
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Citations and abstracts of dissertations and masters theses from current year and previous year only. Full text is available by self-purchase.
 
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NJIT Library
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The ECS Digital Library is home to the Journal of The Society (JES), the flagship journal of The Electrochemical Society, published continuously since 1902. Three new peer-reviewed journals joined JES in mid- 2012 ECS Journal of Solid State Science and Technology (JSS), ECS Electrochemistry Letters (EEL), and ECS Solid State Letters (SSL). Still accessible as an archived journal is Electrochemical and Solid-State Letters (ESL).
 
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NJIT Library
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Full text access is provided to the chemistry and chemical engineering subset of the Knovel Handbooks which provides a searchable database of compendia, data sets and reference sources in engineering, science, and technology. It has a data search feature that allows the researcher to find materials that meet specific parameters including physical, mechanical and thermal properties. Productivity tools include interactive charts, graphs, spreadsheets, and equation plotters. Helpers include an interactive periodical table, an Excel add-in, and a comprehensive unit converter.
 
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NJIT Library
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NJIT has access to Morgan & Claypool Synthesis Digital Library of Engineering and Computer Science ebook Collection One, two, three and four.
 
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Externally Funded
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Searchable database of electronic theses from several institutions
 
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Externally Funded
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An online repository of environmental literature and multimedia related to New Jersey. The digital collection includes documents and reports, scientific studies, photographs, videos and maps.
 
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1851 to Present
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NJIT Library
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Important: To obtain access to the NEW YORK TIMES. you must first register using your NJIT username.
NJIT has purchase institution-wide access to the New York Times. This provides users with 24/7 digital mobile access to The New York Times and includes breaking news stories, multimedia content, videos and the ability to share, save, set-up alerts, and comment on articles. It also provides access to limited archive content back to 1851.  During the date range 1923 to 1980, users are limited to 5 articles per day. During dates outside of this time frame, access is unlimited. This subscription also includes access to the InEducation academic resources or learning tools.
 
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1990 - Present
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Externally Funded
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The largest central resource for government-funded scientific, technical, engineering, and business related information available today. Here you will find information on more than 600,000 information products covering over 350 subject areas from over 200 federal agencies.
 
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1982 - Present
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NJIT Library
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More than 2,500 periodicals: business, humanities, science, education, & social science journals, plus popular magazines. Full text of more than 1,100 periodicals as far back as January 1994. Abstracting of more than 2,500 periodicals as far back as September 1984. Indexing of more than 2,500 periodicals as far back as August 1982. Includes Wilson\'s Education, Business, Humanities, Social Social Sciences, General Science, and Readers\' Guide indexes and full text editions. Includes full text editions titles only of Art, Applied Science, and Library Literature.
 
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NJIT Library
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The Powder Diffraction File published by The International Centre for Diffraction Data (ICDD) is one of the largest source of inorganic diffraction data from crystals and powders. With over 360,000 entries it provides a comprehensive collection of inorganic materials that can be rapidly searched for unknown phase identification. It includes crystalline, semi-crystalline, and amorphous solid state materials. More detailed information on this database may be found at http://www.icdd.com/products/pdf4.htm while video tutorials are available at http://www.icdd.com/streaming/videos.htm
This database is licensed for use on a single PC at the RW Van Houten Library, Reference Department and is available from 9 AM to 7 PM, Monday  Thursday, and 9 AM to 5 PM on Friday. For access you may stop by the library, contact a Reference Librarian at 973-596-3210 or e-mail askalibrarian@njit.edu
 
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NJIT Library
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Ebook Central provides more than 155,000 book titles from the world\\\\\\\'s most authoritative publishers accessible electronically, online and offline. Ebook Central titles can be read online or downloaded to or transferred to an eReader that support Adobe Digital Editions. In addition, titles can be downloaded to devices like the iPad or iPhone using the Bluefire applications.
 
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1995 - Present
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NJIT Library
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Discover over 2300 full-text of journals published by Elsevier.
 
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Externally Funded
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Scitation is the online home of more than 100 journals from AIP, APS, ASCE, ASME, SPIE, and a host of other prestigious science and engineering societies. Some articles are available in full-text while others are only available to subscribers
 
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1960s - Present
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Externally Funded
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TRID is a newly 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 over 900,000 records of transportation research worldwide.