Link to database


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Knovel combines essential and authoritative reference books and databases from more than 30 Scientific and Technical publishers and professional societies.

The University subscribes to titles in Food Science and Oil and Gas Engineering.

There is also

  • a comprehensive data search on the properties of materials and substances
  • over 100 equations each with worksheets and examples for you to use
  • a unit converter for hundreds of different units
  • a desktop widget and Excel plug in for you to use
Click on Tools at the top of the Knovel page for access to these.


See the Knovel support centre for guides, FAQs, recorded webinars and live chat.


Civil Engineering; Gas and Petroleum Engineering