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Applied Science and Technology Index

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Wilson Applied Science & Technology Index (ASTI): coverage includes trade and industrial publications, journals issued by professional and technical societies, and specialized subject periodicals, as well as special publications such as buyer's guides, directories and conference proceedings. Topics include: Acoustics Aeronautics Applied Mathematics Artificial Intelligence Atmospheric Sciences Automatic Control Automotive Engineering Chemical Engineering Chemistry Civil Engineering Communication & Information Technology Computer Databases & Software Construction Electrical & Electronic Engineering Engineering & Biomedical Materials Energy Resources & Research Environmental Engineering Fire & Fire Prevention Food & Food Industry Geology Industrial Engineering Machine Learning Machinery Marine Technology Mechanical Engineering Metallurgy Mineralogy Mining Engineering Neural Networks Nuclear Engineering Oceanography Optical & Neural Computing Petroleum & Gas Physics Plastics Robotics Solid State Technology Space Science Textile Industry & Fabrics Transportation Waste Management Other Industrial & Mechanical Arts

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Materials indexed: trade and industrial publications, journals issued by professional and technical societies, and specialized subject periodicals, as well as special publications such as buyer's guides, directories and conference proceedings.

 
Alternate names
Wilson Applied Science & Technology Index (ASTI) 
Coverage
1983-01-01 to current 
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Resource type
Index 
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Simultaneous users
Unlimited 
Update frequency
Monthly 
Titles indexed
Use the "Journal Directory", located within the "Help" section. 
Print equivalents
Applied science and technology index (1958-1996; Bennett Science Indexes) 
Open access
 
Help
Click on "Help" from within the database. 
Subjects
Engineering Science, Interactive Arts & Technology (SIAT), Mechatronic Systems Engineering, Technology & Operations Management 
Allows electronic reserves
yes 
Ereserves notes
Members and Authorized Users may incorporate parts of the Licensed Material in resource lists and in any other material (including but not limited to multi-media works) to be used in the course of instruction and/or in virtual and managed environments (including but not limited to virtual learning environments,managed learning environments, virtual research environments and library environments) hosted on a Secure Network (only accessible to Authorized Users by Secure Authentication). Each item shall carry appropriate acknowledgement of the source, listing title and copyright owner. 
Allows coursepacks
no 
Coursepack notes
Permission to include content in coursepacks is NOT included under the terms of this license. PERSISTENT LINKS to individual articles for access by Authorized Users for Permitted Uses are allowed, from within secure authentication environments 
Allows interlibrary loan
yes 
Interlibrary loan notes
The license reaffirms basic usage rights, including walk-in users, ILL, and scholarly sharing. Note that in a minority of cases publishers are not willing to grant a particular right, in which case the publisher will prominently post a note on the content indicating the restriction. 
Online terms
http://www.eln.bc.ca/docs/view.php?id=410 
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