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What is Knovel ?

Knovel provides a searchable database of handbooks, datasets and reference sources in science, technology and engineering through a single interface. The ISU library subscription offers access to nearly 3,300 full-text ebooks through this service in a broad range of disciplines that include Biochemistry, Biology & Biotechnology; Chemistry & Chemical Engineering; Civil Engineering, Construction, and Environmental Engineering, Electrical & Power Engineering, Food Science, Industrial Engineering, Mechanics & Mechanical Engineering, Metals & Metallurgy, Sustainable Energy & Development, Transportation Engineering, among several others.

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This LibGuide is an edited version of a Knovel LibGuide prepared by Patricia Kirkwood, Engineering and Mathematics Librarian at the University of Arkansa, Fayetteville, and is used with her kind permission.

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