Reference Ebooks & Ebook Collections
indicates a resource for which access is restricted to current Rensselaer students, faculty and staff, and walk-in users of the Libraries.
ASCE Library eBooks
Over 350 titles from design and planning through application in the field.
Books24x7® ITPro™ collection offers academic and professional technical reference materials from the industry's foremost publishers. Also included are Skillsoft IT and Desktop Videos, 3-5 minutes in length, covering a variety of desktop and IT topics.
Simultaneously search a variety of reference works including encyclopedias, dictionaries, thesauri, handbooks, etc.
Dissertations & Theses @ Rensselaer Polytechnic
Searches citations and abstracts of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute dissertations published in UMI's Dissertation Abstracts database. Some dissertations are available in full text.
Over 100K through the subscription database, "Academic Complete;" and some individually purchased titles retrievable through the Rensselaer Libraries' catalog.
Titles from a range of subjects and publishers on the JSTOR platform provided by ConnectNY.
Electronic reference titles in Chemistry & Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering & Construction Materials, Electronics & Semiconductors, Environment & Environmental Engineering, General Engineering & Engineering Management, Mechanics & Mechanical Engineering, Metals & Metallurgy, Optics & Photonics, and Sustainable Energy & Development.
MRS Online Proceedings Library
The Materials Research Society is a not-for-profit organization which brings together scientists, engineers and research managers from industry, government, academia and research laboratories to share findings in the research and development of new materials of technological importance. Includes over 15,500 peer-reviewed papers presented at MRS.
The Optics InfoBase is a web-based repository of optics research with added services and full text.
Safari Tech Books Online
A library of books on information technology, digitized and made available by Safari Tech Books Online in conjunction with the original publishers including O'Reilly, Pearson, Addison-Wesley, Alpha, Financial Times Prentice Hall, Cisco Press, New Riders, Peachpit Press, Prentice Hall PTR, Que and Sams.
"ScienceDirect is a leading full-text scientific database offering journal articles and book chapters from more than 2,500 peer-reviewed journals and more than 11,000 books."
SIAM E-books(Society for Industrial and Applied
Full-text access to approximately 400 books published by the Society of Industrial and Applied Mathematics over the past five decades.
"SpringerLink is an integrated full-text database for journals, books, protocols, eReferences, and book series published by Springer. SpringerLink currently offers 2,777 fully peer-reviewed journals and 55,697 books online."
Wiley Online Library
"Wiley Online Library hosts the world's broadest and deepest multidisciplinary collection of online resources covering life, health and physical sciences, social science, and the humanities. It delivers seamless integrated access to over 4 million articles from 1500 journals, over 11,500 online books, and hundreds of reference works, laboratory protocols and databases."