E-books in Nanotechnology

An iPad with text sits between ordinary books in a bookshelf.

Photo from Wikimedia Commons user Maximilian Schönherr.

UCLA Library licenses e-books from several major publishers, including Wiley, Springer, IEEE, Royal Society of Chemistry, and more.

There are many advantages for e-books. Some include:

  • Ability to access the full text from anywhere*
  • Ability to download a copy to your computer, tablet, or smartphone for offline and future use
  • Print any or all of the pages of the book from your computer

Here we feature a small subset of the new e-books the UCLA Library has acquired on the applications of nanotechnology.

Bhushan, Bharat. Encyclopedia of Nanotechnology. New York: Springer, 2012.

Eliaz, Noam, ed. Applications of Electrochemistry and Nanotechnology in Biology and Medicine II. New York: Springer, 2012.

Haghi, A.K., ed. Electrospinning of Nanofibers in Textiles. Toronto: Apple Academic Press, 2012.

Herold, Keith E. and Avraham Rasooly. Biosensors and Molecular Technologies for Cancer Diagonistics. Boca Raton: CRC Press, 2012.

Jain, Kewal K. The Handbook of Nanomedicine. Berlin: Humana Press, 2012.

Liu, Dong and Yunhui Sun. Biologically Inspired Robots. Boca Raton: CRC Press, 2012.

Logothetidis, Stergios, ed. Nanomedicine and Nanobiotechnology. Berlin: Springer, 2012.

Rao, C.N. and A Govindaraj. Nanotubes and Nanowires.  Cambridge : Royal Society of Chemistry, 2011.

Shunin, Yuri N. and Arnold E. Kiv. Nanodevices and Nanomaterials for Ecological Security. Dordrecht: Springer, 2012.

Silva, Gabriel A. and Vladimir Parpura. Nanotechnology for Biology and Medicine. New York: Springer, 2012.

Tiwari, Ashutosh, et al., eds. Intelligent Nanomaterials. Hoboken: Scrivener Publishing, 2012.

To see more of the UCLA Library’s collection of science and engineering e-books, please see the Science and Engineering Library’s e-books page.

*Access to these resources can be found on any UCLA campus computer or, for UCLA users only, off-campus access through BruinOnline Proxy Server or the UCLA VPN Client. If you would like more help with the library resources or about research questions in general, please contact a Science and Engineering Librarian.

Post by Michael Qiu.

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