Books and journals
As a member you have online access to engineering publications from the key
publishers, including McGraw-Hill, Springer and Elsevier:
700 of the world's best-known and most authoritative engineering handbooks
ASME Digital Collection
All ASME journal papers published from 2000 onwards, plus all conference papers published since 2008, are available for members to download.
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Our new trial offers access to ASTM standards, journals and special technical publications – additional free registration required to download and print
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70 engineering handbooks from CRC Press.
400 engineering and 70 management ebooks available to download to computers,
tablets and mobile devices.
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One search for Engineering Source, Science & Technology Collection (for technical journals) and Business Source Corporate (for trade magazines/news/market research).
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EBSCO Engineering Source title list
EBSCO Science and Technology Collection title list
EBSCO Business Source Corporate journal title list
Members can download articles free of charge from the full back catalogue of all 18 IMechE journals, apart from issues published in the last 12 months.
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400 core engineering reference books available in PDF full text, all fully searchable and downloadable.
Professional Engineering magazine
For the full text archive of the magazine, visit Professional Engineering magazine.
Members have access to all SAE technical papers from 1906 onwards (over 100,000 in total) and all SAE current ground vehicle standards.
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Members have free access to up to 20 articles or chapters a year from over 18,000 ebooks and 3,300 ejournals on ScienceDirect, the online platform of Elsevier, the world's leading publisher of scientific, technical, and medical journals.
Over 4,000 ebooks and 200 ejournals from the world's second largest publisher of scientific, technical and medical content – download articles, chapters and whole books.