Access databases more easily



You now have direct access to the databases (scientific references, publication full texts, factual data) from a new tab in the BEAST catalog.

To facilitate your searches, you can sort the 30 databases subscribed by the Library alphabetically, or by subject area.

List of databases (in alphabetical order):

  • Arts & Humanities Database
  • ASTM standards
  • Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals
  • Building Types Online
  • Center for Research Security Prices
  • Compendex & INSPEC
  • Compustat
  • Conference Proceedings Citation Index
  • Detail Inspiration
  • EconLit
  • Henry Stewart Talks Biomedical & Life Sciences Collection
  • IEEE Standards
  • InCites
  • Materials Science & Engineering Collection
  • MathSciNet
  • NBER Working papers
  • Normes ISO
  • Normes SIA : SIA Normen = SIA Norme
  • Normes SNV : SNV Normen
  • Normes VSS : VSS Normen
  • OnArchitecture
  • Reaxys
  • Research Professional
  • SciFinder-n
  • Scopus
  • SpringerMaterials
  • Techniques de l’ingénieur
  • Ulrichsweb
  • Web of Science

You must connect via VPN to access the databases, as well as all electronic documentation (ebooks, journals, articles and press) remotely (outside the EPFL campus).

You will find further information on the databases (access conditions, tutorials, contents of the databases in French and in English), but also on the dictionaries and encyclopedias available at the Library on the dedicated webpage.

Do not hesitate to contact [email protected] for any question.