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Shown below are some popular science and engineering journals available online through OSU Library subscriptions. For a complete listing of all OSU Library e-journals, visit the OSU Libraries' Online Journals List  (or search for print and e-journals in the OSU catalog.)  More info on e-journals.

IEEE Proceedings Science Nature Materials Fuel AIChe
Technovation Ergonomics IEEE Publications Nanotechnology AIAA Journal
Progress in Energy and Combustion Science Acta Materialia Production and Operations Management Numerical Methods Journal of Mechanical Engineering
Nature Nano Letters

J. of Catalysis



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Shown below is a small sampling of available e-reference books.  Some of these eBooks are available through our subscription to Knovel, a collection of science and engineering eBooks,which allows full-text searching of all titles.  SpringerLink is an additional valuable resource for eBooks. SpringerLink eBooks will appear in the OSU catalog, but there is a delay between acquisition and appearance in the catalog. Therefore, going directly to the SpringerLink site is advised. The National Academies Press makes all its books freely available.
Knovel          SpringerLink         National Academies Press
All OSU eBooks (and print books) are searchable by title through the OSU Library Catalog.
Eshbach's Handbook of Engineering Handbook of Nanoscience, Engineering, and Technology, 3rd Ed ASM Handbooks Handbook of Fuel Cells
Handbook of Optics Perry's Chemical Engineers' Handbook National Electrical Code 2008 Kirk-Othmer Encyclopedia of Chemical Technology Marks' Standard Handbook for Mechanical Engineers
Transmission Electron Microscopy Manual of Engineering Drawing ASHRAE Handbook Handbook of Vibrational Spectroscopy Encyclopedia of Analytical Chemistry

   OSU has access to many e-dissertations and theses through Proquest.  (For best results, use the Advanced Search.)   ProQuest


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Popular engineering e-textbooks

Note: Some e-texts have a restriction on the number of simultaneous users.

Electric Energy: An Introduction Microcontroller Basics Nonlinear RF circuits and nonlinear vector network analyzers Fundamentals of Digital Communication
Antenna Theory: Analysis and Design Fundamentals of Optical Waveguides Principles of Modern Radar: Basic Principles
CMOS Circuit Design, Layout, and Simulation Wireless Receiver Design for Digital Communications Surfaces and Interfaces of Electronic Materials An Essential Guide to Electronic Material Surfaces and Interfaces
Electromechanical Motion Devices Electric Energy Systems: Analysis and Operation Fundamentals of Power Electronics Designing Control Loops for Linear and Switching Power Supplies
Fundamentals of Transportation and Traffic Operations Autonomous Ground Vehicles Organic and Printed Electronics: Fundamentals and Applications Semiconductor Device Physics and Design
Renewable and Efficient Electric Power A Linear Systems Primer Elements of Information Theory Fundamentals of Wireless Communication
Waveform Design and Diversity for Advanced Radar Systems Introduction to Electromagnetic Compatibility High Speed Heterostructure Devices Data Converters
Epitaxy of Semiconductors: Introduction to Physical Principles Computers as Components: Principles of Embedded Computing System Design Biomimicry for Optimization, Control, and Automation
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Note: Some e-texts have a restriction on the number of simultaneous users.


Materials Selection for Mechanical Design Introduction to Corrosion Science Transmission Electron Microscopy Electron Microscopy and Analysis
Fabrication Engineering at the Micro-and Nanoscale Membrane Handbook Materials Science of Semiconductors Statistical Mechanics for Engineers
Welding Metallurgy and Weldability of Nickel-base Alloys Welding Metallurgy and Weldability An Introduction to Transport Phenomena in Materials Engineering Corrosion and Surface Chemistry of Metals
Hot Cracking Phenomena in Welds III Cracking Phenomena in Welds Kinetics of Materials Data Analysis for Physical Scientists: featuring Excel
Phase Transformations in Metals and Alloys Deformation and Fracture Mechanics of Engineering Materials Fracture Mechanics: Fundamentals and Applications Thermodynamics in Materials Science
Introducton to Dislocations Introduction to Materials Engineering and Science for Chemical and Materials Engineers
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MATLAB: an Introduction with Applications Fundamental Mechanics of Fluids Fundamentals of Engineering Thermodynamics Nuclear Energy: An Introduction to the Concepts, Systems, and Applications of Nuclear Processes
Introduction to Tribology Kinematics, Dynamics and Design of Machinery    
    Open Textbook Library OpenStax

Note: Some e-texts have a restriction on the number of simultaneous users.

Transport Processes and Separation Processes Principles Elements of Chemical Reaction Engineering Understanding Molecular Simulation Molecular Biotechnology: principles and applications of recombinant DNA
Statistical Mechanics for Engineers OpenStax Open Textbook Library  

Note: Some e-texts have a restriction on the number of simultaneous users.

The Field Guide to Understanding Human Error, 2nd Ed The Field Guide to Understanding Human Error, 3rd Ed  DOE Simplified Excel VBA Programming for Dummies
Linear Programming and Network Flows The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People Modeling and Analysis of Stochastic Systems Introduction to Probability Models
Performance Modeling and Design of Computer Systems Mindset: the New Psychology of Success The Mentor Leader Introduction to Ergonomics
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Nonlinear Optics Statistical Mechanics for Engineers Nuclear energy: an introduction to the concepts, systems, and applications of nuclear processes Aircraft structures for engineering students
Introduction to Algorithms The Business Solution to Poverty Head First Design Patterns Essential MATLAB for engineers and scientists
JAVA for Everyone: Late Objects Big JAVA Design of Biomedical Devices and Systems Nuclear Reactor Engineering: Reactor Systems Engineering
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General resources for science and engineering graduate students (copyright, scientific writing, etc.) can be found at the General Resources for Graduate Students in the Physical Sciences and Engineering.

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Federal Agency Public Access Plans

The U. of Wisconsin's Ebling Library provides up-to-date, user-friendly information on Federal Agency Public Access Compliance (arising from US OSTP Memo of February 2013 which requires open access publishing of research funded by US Gov agencies).

Can I post my articles on my private webpage??

The SHERPA/RoMEO site provides a quick and easy way to determine publisher copyright and self-archiving policies for virtually all journals.  Simply search by journal title to see specific rules pertaining to a given journal.