New Licensed Resources: IOP eBooks and ASME Digital Collection

IOP eBooks

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The UCLA Library has recently licensed IOP ebooks (Institute of Physics).

This license will provide perpetual access to 35 titles being published throughout the year in two series: IOP Expanding Physics (which offers in-depth texts on key areas in Physics) and IOP Concise Physics (which contains shorter texts focused on rapidly advancing areas). The ebooks are published without DRM in HTML, PDF, and EPUB formats.


ASME Digital Collection


The UCLA Library has also recently licensed the ASME Digital Collection (on the Silverchair platform).

The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) is the premier professional membership organization for more than 127,000 mechanical engineers and associated members worldwide.  ASME also conducts one of the world’s largest technical publishing operations in the world, offering thousands of titles including some of the profession’s most prestigious journals, conference papers and proceedings, and ASME Press books.   The entire collection of current and archival literature can be searched via the ASME Digital Collection, including:

  • ASME Journals Front File (2000- )
  • ASME Journals Archive (1960-1999)
  • ASME Conference Proceedings (2008- )
  • ASME Conf. Proceedings Archive (2002 – 2007)
  • ASME eBooks

For help using these resources, contact a Science and Engineering Librarian.

*Please note that these resources are available to anyone using computers on the UCLA campus.  Off-campus access is restricted to the UCLA community using either the Bruin Online Proxy Server or the UCLA VPN Client.

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