Research Databases: Trials for Review

2014 - 2015 Review Session

Engineering and Applied Technology Databases

Database Title Details Available

ASTM Compass - Standards and Engineering Digital Library
on-site trial

All ASTM standards going back to 1998, manuals, monographs, data series, stps, and journals

12/8/2014 - 1/31/2015
Access Engineering
lonestar
engineering
Videos, e-books, reference manuals, engineering news, calculators, and study guides 12/8/2014 - 1/30/2015

Access Science
lonestar
engineering

McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science and Technology, Yearbook of Science and Technology, Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, images, videos, and biographies 12/8/2014 - 1/30/2015
ASME American Society of Mechanical Engineers
on-site trial
conference procedures, journals, e-books 12/5/2014 - 1/25/2015

ASM Handbooks Online

demo101
morning

23 handbooks, plus additional supplements

12/5/2014-12/12/2015

January week - tba

ENGnetBASE e-books and handbooks 12/9/2014 - 1/10/2015
Books24x7 e-books 12/8/2014 - 2/2/2015
EBSCO Engineering Source 12/11/2014 - 1/31/2015
EBSCO Vocational Studies Complete 12/11/2014 - 1/31/2015
EBSCO Energy & Power Source 12/11/2014 - 1/31/2015
EBSCO Applied Science & Technology Source 12/11/2014 - 1/31/2015

Historical Newspapers

Database Details Available
Proquest Historical Newspapers Historical New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, and more
Gale's 19th Century U.S. Newspapers Selected newspapers

Streaming Video

Database Details Available
Kanopy

Communication

Database Details Available
EBSCO Communication Source 12/11/2014 - 1/31/2015
EBSCO Communication and Mass Media 12/11/2014 - 1/31/2015

Reference

Database Details Available

Credo
user@lonestar.edu
trial532

Specialized Encyclopedias 12/15/2015 - 1/15/2015

Vendor Demonstrations

Date Time Vendor Product Demonstration Location
Thursday, December 11, 2014 12:00pm - 12:50pm ASTM International ASTM Compass - Digital Library Online Demo Archive
PDF User Guide
Friday, December 12, 2014 10:00am - 10:50am

McGraw Hill Education

Access Science
Access Engineering
no archive available,
see vendor video tutorial
Friday, December 12, 2014 11:00am - 11:40am SkillSoft Books24X7 archive - tba
Friday, December 12, 2014 12:00pm - 12:40pm ASME ASME Digital Collection Contact Norma Drepaul for presentation slides
norma.a.drepaul@lonestar.edu
Friday, December 12, 2014 1:00pm - 1:50pm ASM International ASM Handbook Online Contact Norma Drepaul for webinar archive
norma.a.drepaul@lonestar.edu
Friday, December 12, 2014 2:00pm - 2:50pm Credo Credo Reference Video tour
Monday, December 15, 2014 1:00pm - 2:00pm Taylor and Francis ENGnetBASE TBA (demo has been postponed)

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