The International Congress of Mathematicians (ICM) proceedings have been digitized back to the first volume in 1893, and these ICM Proceedings 1893-2006 are now freely available online, courtesy of the International Mathematical Union.
As you can see in our OskiCat record, the Mathematics Statistics Library will retain its print collection of these proceedings, and we have already ordered the 2010 Proceedings, soon to be published by World Scientific.
SpringerMaterials is based on the Landolt-Börnstein New Series, a unique, fully evaluated data collection in all areas of physical sciences and engineering. SpringerMaterials also comprises the Dortmund Data Bank Software & Separation Technology, a Database on Thermophysical Properties and the Linus Pauling Files, a Database on Inorganic Solid Phases and chemical safety data.
SpingerMaterials is expanded and updated on a quarterly basis and offers advanced search & navigation functionalities.
(as noted by SpringerMaterials.com)
The Knovel University Challenge has begun!
All entries with a total of at least 3 correct answers will be placed into a random drawing for (1) iPad, (1) $500 US cash prize, and (8) $50 Amazon Gift Cards.
The drawing will take place on December 1st, 2010. Good luck!
IEEE Press and Wiley have teamed up to provide Wiley-IEEE Press ebooks through the IEEEXplore Digital Library. The collection includes over 400 handbooks, introductory and advanced texts, reference works, and professional engineering books.
Subject areas covered include:
Being hosted on the IEEEXplore platform means that the books are full text searchable using the familiar IEEE interface and browsable by title. Books are also findable by title in OskiCat. Have an ebook reader? The chapters are in PDF format and can be downloaded and read on numerous ebook readers on the market.
This month's works include a title by UC Berkeley authors, Professor Jean Walrand and Postdoctoral researcher, Libin Jiang.
Synthesis Digital Library Update for August 2010