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Open Access Databases for Automotive Technology

  • Automotive Engineering Commons
    295 full-text open access articles
  • Automotive Who's Who
    Some searches are free, others require a subscription. "AUTOMOTIVE WHO'S WHO�, Inc. publishes a database of North American automotive original equipment (OEM) tier suppliers and key employee contacts. Our list is intended for use by a wide range of industry professionals including top executives, site managers, engineers, buyers, consultants and researchers, etc. Our comprehensive directory covers the automotive manufacturing supply chain comprised of Tier I, II, and III suppliers of parts, components, assemblies and related services."
  • ems.gov
    "Collecting and sharing standardized EMS data to support improvement in patient care and EMS Systems "
  • figshare
    Discover research archived by institutions and by individuals. Use the search box at the top of the window to locate research on your subject.
  • Fire department operations, management and safety
    The U.S. Fire Administration (USFA) sponsors research and conducts studies to support emergency responder health and safety and help fire departments prepare for and respond to fire, natural disasters, non-fire emergencies, and other threats and vulnerabilities.
  • Google Patents
    Search both U.S. and international patent offices.
  • HealthyPeople.gov: DATA2020
    "Healthy People 2020 includes over 1,200 objectives to monitor and improve the health of all Americans over the decade. The objectives are organized into 42 topic areas, each representing an important public health area. To determine the success of Healthy People, it is important to track and measure progress for the objectives over the decade. "
  • National Fire Department Registry
    The National Fire Department Registry provides an address listing of U.S. fire departments registered with the U.S. Fire Administration (USFA) as well as some basic information about each fire department.
  • News and Research from the National Fire Protection Association
    "To keep you in the know, NFPA produces dozens of reports every year on the overall fire problem, firefighter fatalities and injuries, major fire causes, fire protection systems, and many other topics. We also work with organizations around the world to investigate new technologies and document the performance of fire- and building-related products." Not all resources are open access
  • OSHA Major Group 75: Automotive Repair, Services, And Parking
    Occupational Safety and Health Administration worker rights, safety, and enforcement regulations
  • Science.gov
    Provides links to a wide variety of scientific resource materials, indexes, and statistics produced by U. S. departments, agencies, and related institutes and labs.
  • Skills Commons
    "Your FREE and OPEN digital library of Workforce Training Materials Preparing the Workforce for 21st Century Employment through TAACCCT"
  • Texas EMS License Search
    "The certification query now has a greatly expanded search criteria, including individuals, providers, medical directors, and CE programs. When you select the link below, you will be taken to a live database search page where you can verify a certification/license."
  • US Fire Statistics
    The U.S. Fire Administration (USFA) collects data from a variety of sources to provide information and analyses on the status and scope of the fire problem in the United States.

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