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Online Book Collection

Knovel Library Stout Users Only (select Search Knovel) provides  a one-stop source for finding answers to science and engineering questions. The full text Knovel database contains some of the leading engineering reference handbooks, databases, and conference proceedings.

Topics covered include:

  • adhesives
  • chemical engineering
  • engineering technology
  • environmental engineering
  • mechanical engineering
  • nanotechnology
  • safety
  • plastics
  • surface engineering

Some of the standard reference texts included are:

  • ASTM Dictionary of Engineering Science and Technology
  • Concise Encyclopedia of Plastics
  • Encyclopedia of Materials - Science and Technology
  • Management of Technology
  • Nanotechnology - Toxicological Issues and Environmental Safety
  • Lange's Handbook of Chemistry
  • Marks' Standard Handbook for Mechanical Engineers, Machinery's Handbook
  • Springer's Handbook of Nanotechnology

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