The Library currently has the following databases on trial for a limited period of time. Please try them out and get back to us if you have any feedback or if you have suggestions for new database trials.
Learn a foreign language; discover innovative, sustainable materials; find and aggregate statistics and data sets from a variety of fields:
- Material ConneXion – Materials Database
The world’s largest resource of innovative, advanced and sustainable materials. The database houses more than 7,000 materials in eight categories. Users can search by keyword, or by a wide range of Advanced Search options including: category, processing, sustainability, usage, physical properties, manufacturer, and country of origin. [Trial ends February 21, 2014.]
Statista is an online statistics portal. It provides access to data from market and opinion research institutions, as well as from business organizations and government institutions. [Trial ends March 3, 2014.]