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ASM Handbooks Online

ASM Handbooks Online contains the complete content of the ASM Handbook series. Together these volumes provide practical information and data about the selection, processing, performance and analysis of structural materials. Available in full text with scanned images and tables. 

ASM Alloy Center Database

The ASM Alloy Center Database enables you to search across ASM property data, performance charts, and processing guidelines for specific metals and alloys.

ASM Alloy Phase Diagram Database

The ASM Alloy Phase Diagram Database contains more than 36,500 binary and ternary phase diagrams and associated phase data for more than 6200 systems. 

Henry Stewart TalksHenry Stewart Talks

Henry Stewart Talks offers audio-visual presentations from different speakers on a variety of subjects.

As an alumnus of Imperial College London, we are pleased to provide you with access to two different collections:

  1. The Biomedical & Life Sciences Collection
  2. The Business & Management Collection

The former has over 1500 talks on subjects such as genetics, drug discovery and biochemistry, whilst the latter has over 900 talks covering economics, finance, marketing and related topics.

ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global

The largest single repository of graduate dissertations and theses, ProQuest Dissertation & Theses Global (PQDT Global) simplifies searching for dissertations and theses via a single access point to explore an extensive, trusted collection of 3.8 million graduate works, with 1.7 million in full text. Designated as an official offsite repository for the U.S. Library of Congress, PQDT Global offers comprehensive historic and ongoing coverage for North American works and significant and growing international coverage from a multiyear program of expanding partnerships with international universities and national associations. 


JSTOR is a digital library of academic journals, books, and primary sources. It helps people discover, use, and build upon a wide range of content through a powerful research and teaching platform, and preserves this content for future generations. 

We are pleased to offer alumni access to the following JSTOR collections:

  • Arts & Sciences 1
  • Arts & Sciences 2
  • Business 1
  • Ecology & Botany 1
  • Health & General Sciences
  • Mathematics & Statistics

To check whether a particular title is available, or for a full list of JSTOR titles available to alumni, please email

Instant Anatomy

Instant Anatomy is a web resource to aid in the study of human anatomy with diagrams, lectures, podcasts, questions, MCQs and apps.

IEEE All-Society Periodicals Package (ASPP)

IEEE ASPP Online is a core collection of engineering, electronics, and computer science periodicals available via the IEEE Xplore Digital Library from the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers. It includes [to date] 174 journals, magazines and transactions covering the period from 2005 to the present, plus content from ‘Bell Labs Technical Journal’.

Please note that ASPP is a subset of IEEE Xplore and does not provide access to the same content which the Library offers. For full product details, visit:, and click on ‘IEEE All-Society Periodicals Package (ASPP)’.

SAE Mobilus

SAE Mobilus is an authoritative source for current mobility engineering information. SAE Digital Library became SAE Mobilus in June 2016 and the alumni access mirrors the content to which the Library currently subscribes to which are the ‘Technical Papers’ from 1906 to present. The standards and related publications are not available in full text. A user guide is available by selecting the link for “HELP?” located at the top right of the home page.  

EBSCO Education Databases

EBSCO Educational Databases is an online education resource comprising British Education Index (BEI); ERIC; Educational Administration Abstracts; Education Abstracts; and Child Development & Adolescent Studies.

Walter De Gruyter STM e-journal collection

A collection of science, technology and medicine e-journals from the publisher Walter De Gruyter. Alumni access mirrors the journal content to which the Library currently subscribes to with archive access included back to 1995, or volume 1 if later. Full text access is available to key De Gruyter journal publications including ‘Pure and Applied Chemistry’ and ‘Biological Chemistry’.

OECD iLibrary Statistics Collection

OECD iLibrary is the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development's online library for Books, Papers and Statistics and the gateway to OECD's analysis and data. Access is to the OECD iLibrary Statistics and does not include the IEA (International Energy Agency) statistics. Full text is only available for selected subscribed and freely available titles.


Please note:

Alumni must be logged in to their online services account to access the collections. If you are not already logged in, please login or register to set up your account

Use of these resources is strictly for non-commercial purposes by alumni only. You must adhere to licence restrictions. For queries regarding licencing terms and conditions please contact the Library via the ASK the Library system.

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