Trial Access to E-Books from World Scientific & McGraw-Hill

Laura Tobler, 02. May 2013

Starting on the 1st of May you can access the following e-book collections on a trial basis for two months. Check them out and send your feedback to

World Scientific

World Scientific offers access to more than 5,230 e-books from a variety of disciplines, e.g. Biology, Chemistry, Engineering/Acoustics, Materials Science, Nanotechnology & Nanoscience, Physics and Social Sciences. Does this richness of subjects help to cover your information needs?

McGraw-Hill AccessEngineering

The AccessEngineering platform provides full-text access to 330 e-books, including the latest editions off:
Marks’ Standard Handbook for Mechanical Engineers
Perry’s Chemical Engineers Handbook
Standard Handbook for Electrical Engineers
Roark’s Formulas for Stress and Strain
The publisher praises AccessEngineering as «the world’s most trusted collection of critical, must-have engineering information.» What do you think about this resource?

McGraw-Hill AccessScience

Especially aiming to satisfy student’s needs, AccessScience offers encyclopedia articles, research updates, news, and definitions from the «Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms». The gateway also includes much content in multimedia formats, e.g. engaging animations and videos. Do you think that this resource might support you and your approach to science?


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