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Free access to eBooks - British Council Digital Library, UAE

Free access to academic eBooks, magazines, movies, documentaries etc. from the British Council until march 2021. All you will need to do is register.

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Open Educational Resources (OER)

Internet Archive (temporary National Emergency Library with unlimited access to around 1.4 million books from 1925-2014)

Signing up for an Internet Archive account is free and open to the world. Sign up to access Please see details to learn more.

ASTM Compass 

ASTM standards are used extensively in many areas of UAE industry including petroleum, civil engineering, testing, manufacturing, vendor assessment, procurement and of course academia etc.ASTM is classified as a public charity, private foundation or private operating foundation. One of the things the new ASTM UAE Chapter has already identified is the need for our standards in UAE academia as students with a knowledge and understanding of standards have a real advantage over those who do not. ASTM Compass includes online access to all ASTM standards, eBooks, journals & research data & comes with unlimited simultaneous users, downloads & prints.  Register to access