This is the premier database to all engineering literature world-wide. There are abstracts from Compendex (the electronic version of Engineering Index), with links to full text articles, patents, standards and handbooks in scientific, applied science, technical and engineering disciplines.
You can find peer-reviewed articles by searching Preston Library's catalog. The search box is below:
Each ASME journal title publishes the highest quality peer-reviewed literature in their respective field of mechanical engineering. The professionally curated content that comprises the material available through the journals on the ASME Digital Collection includes the history of mechanical engineering research as well as the cutting-edge discoveries being made today.
You will find all of the ASME journals in print on the 300 level of Preston Library. Current issues are accessible via the ASME Digital Collection located in the Databases A to Z list.
Access to full-text articles will be indicated by html and PDF icons within each bibliographic citation when you use the library databases.
When you see by the bibliographic citation, click on it. Next you will either see the link to the full-text article, or you will see the message below:
Click on "Request this item through interlibrary loan." Use your VMI username and password.
If you have problems accessing full-text articles or requesting an interlibrary loan, see a Research and Instruction Librarian.
The ASME Digital Collection, previously known as The ASME Digital Library, is ASME’s repository of current and archival literature featuring: