Skip directly to content

Release

Solve problems easy and fast! Equation Solver available now on Engineering Village

on Tue, 12/02/2014 - 11:44

Solve problems easy and fast using the equation solver (powered by Knovel). This new tool is free for all Engineering Village subscribers:

  • Browse collections of practical equations and worked examples, use the built-in Equation Solver to calculate, and export your calculation for reports or sharing knowledge
  • Create a worksheet from scratch by combining text, math, images, and plots. Have easy one-click access to a toolbox containing math functions, engineering units, programming structures, and math symbols used in engineering formulas

Knovel Interactive Equations features authoritative content

Release Date: 
Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Engineering Village Improves User Preferences and Introduces One-Click Download

on Tue, 10/14/2014 - 10:06

Improved User Preferences

Saving and organizing information retrieved from Engineering Village is easier than ever with improved document naming features.
From the download setting menu, enter text to be used as the prefix for all downloaded files from Engineering Village.
Each file downloaded will use the prefix entered with its respective file name extensions for the duration of the session.
For users who have registered and are logged in, the options chosen on the download settings menu can be saved as defaults by clicking the Save to My Preferences check box.

 

Release Date: 
Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Engineering Village launches ‘Save to Dropbox’ feature

on Fri, 06/27/2014 - 10:01

Importing results to Dropbox is easy on Engineering Village.

From your Results page, select “Download”, choose the format of the record, and then select the Dropbox “Save” button.

Seven formats are available for selection, and you can then select and change the designated folders within Dropbox.

Save to Dropbox is especially convenient when you need access to Engineering Village records from anywhere outside of the Engineering Village product itself.

 

Release Date: 
Friday, June 27, 2014

Engineering Village launches ‘Save to Google Drive’ and ‘User Preferences’ features

on Thu, 05/15/2014 - 12:05

Save to Google Drive

Importing results to Google Drive is easy on Engineering Village. From your Results page, select “Download”, choose the format of the record, and then select the Google Drive “Save” button. Seven formats are available for selection, and you can then select and change the designated folders within Google Drive. Save to Google Drive is especially convenient when you need access to Engineering Village records from anywhere outside of the Engineering Village product itself.

User Preferences

Engineering Village users who login with

Release Date: 
Thursday, May 15, 2014

Engineering Village adds AutoSuggest, Mendeley web importer and new download formats

on Fri, 01/31/2014 - 13:43

The following new features were released on www.engineeringvillage.com on January 30, 2014.

 

  1. AutoSuggest based on the Ei Thesaurus
  2. New Download format .xls
  3. Mendeley Web importer
  4. Modal Overlay awareness tool

 

AutoSuggest powered by the EI Thesaurus

Finding search terms can be difficult especially for novice users of the platform. AutoSuggest on Engineering Village helps engineering researchers find terms quickly by displaying a list of suggested engineering terms based on the 20,000 terms located within the most trusted engineering Thesaurus available, the Ei Thesaurus.

 

After the third character is

Release Date: 
Friday, January 31, 2014

Engineering Village adds new download formats and upgrades accessibility

on Fri, 11/22/2013 - 14:51

Accessibility Statement

Engineering Village features, content, and functionality have been designed to be accessible by all users and devices. We strive to adhere to the  U.S. Section 508 Guidelines for Web. We strive to meet the W3C Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0. See Engineering Village’s Accessibility Statement.

 


 

New Download Formats

Two download formats have been added: RTF (Word© friendly format) and PDF. All documents can be downloaded in these formats.

 

Release Date: 
Friday, November 22, 2013

Engineering Village improves search results page

on Tue, 10/29/2013 - 14:49

Engineering Village has released two new features to enhance the user experience of the platform - show/hide preview and horizontal facet display.

Show/hide Preview

This feature provides users with the ability to see the preview of a record within the Search Results Page. This allows a user to faster review the results, saving time:



 

Horizontal facet display

This allows a user to view more of the facets results without scrolling on the Search Results Page:

 

Release Date: 
Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Engineering Village migrates login to Elsevier system

on Wed, 07/17/2013 - 14:48

In order to improve the user login experience, Engineering Village has migrated its login systems to utilize the same system as other Elsevier products, such as ScienceDirect and Scopus. This migration will allow users to have a single sign-on for all three products. (This migration took) place on July 17.

There will be no downtime during this process, and we do not expect users to see any disruption in service.

Release Date: 
Wednesday, July 17, 2013

Engineering Village enhances institutional login

on Tue, 11/27/2012 - 00:41

Due to recent changes by the service provider Eduserv, we are required to make updates to Shibboleth and Athens institutional login. Users at institutions using these services will be asked to select their institution as part of the institutional login procedure. The user’s login preference will be remembered the next time the user logs in from the same machine.

If users have trouble or do not see their institution listed they should contact their institution’s librarian/ information specialist to assist with access.

 

Release Date: 
Tuesday, November 27, 2012

Engineering Village makes changes to Shibboleth and Athens institutional login

on Tue, 11/27/2012 - 00:41

Due to recent changes by the service provider Eduserv, we are required to make changes to the Shibboleth and Athens institutional login. Shibboleth and Athens users will be asked to select their institution as part of the institutional login procedure. User’s login preference will be remembered the next time the user logs in from the same machine.

If users have trouble or do not see their institution listed they should contact their institution’s librarian/ information specialist to assist with access.

Release Date: 
Tuesday, November 27, 2012

Pages