The Main Library of AGH University of Science and Technology


Knovel, published by Elsevier, includes over 11 000 books, conference proceedings, and data on properties of materials such as chemicals, plastics, metal alloys, composites, optical glasses, and materials used in electronics. In addition, Knovel offers access to analysis tools including more than 2,000 interactive spreadsheets containing examples of calculations in the fields of chemistry, electronics, civil engineering, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, metals, and oil and gas engineering. Resources come from more than 150 leading scientific societies and publishers.

As part of the Knovel consortium, users from AGH university have access to the following collections in Knovel:
  • Ceramics & Ceramic Engineering
  • Civil Engineering & Construction Materials
  • Earth Sciences
  • Electrical & Power Engineering
  • Electronics & Semiconductors
  • Environment & Environmental Engineering
  • Mechanics & Mechanical Engineering
  • Metals & Metallurgy
  • Oil & Gas Engineering

Brochures and guides

In case of any questions or comments please contact the Reference Department.


Please note:
According to the license agreement, it is prohibited to:
- reproduce sistematicly or reproduce more than 25 pages or 10% of the publication, whichever is less)
- redistribute, resale or sublicence the contents in any manner whatsoever
- systematicly deliver or distribute the contents in any form to any person other than an authorized User (i.e., AGH employee or student);
- systematicly or or substantially download the licenced contents.