Below are a few recommended databases. You can access all the databases UMCP subscribes to via Research Port.
- ACS Symposium Series
High-quality, peer-reviewed books developed from the ACS technical divisions' symposia.
- ASTM Standards & Engineering Digital Library
Online access to ASTM standards.
- Engineered Materials Abstracts
Journal articles, technical reports, conference papers and more on properties and applications of polymers, ceramics and composites
- Engineering Village
Large, interdisciplinary engineering database containing abstracts and full text from journals, conference proceedings, and trade publications. (Coverage: 1893-present)
- IEEE Xplore
Full text access to IEEE journals, conference proceedings, and standards.
- Materials Science Collection (ProQuest)
Abstracts from journal articles, conference papers, patents and more on metals, metallurgy and materials science.
- Phase Equilibria Diagrams Online
Collaboration between NIST and ACeRS to provide high-quality phase diagram data to the technical community.
- SciFinder Scholar
Chemical reactions, predicted property values, experimental properties, and patent records. Includes searching by chemical structure. **Create an account using your @umd.edu email address.
Broad coverage science and social science database. Especially strong in health-related fields. Includes analytical tools.
- Web of Science
Broad coverage science database. Includes analytical tools.
Use this link to search for a specific journal by title.
WorldCat UM lets you search the University of Maryland Libraries and beyond for books and other media.