IEEE GlobalSpec unveils enhanced Reference Library on

Community of engineers and technical professionals can now search and discover over 4 million documents from IEEE

(4 January 2018, Piscataway, NJ) IEEE GlobalSpec, the leading provider of digital media solutions designed to connect industrial marketers with their target audience of engineering and technical professionals, announced today the launch of its new Reference Library on

Visitors to the new Reference Library on can conduct a topic search and view detailed information on IEEE journal articles, conference papers, and technical standards along with related content from Engineering360. The IEEE information includes links to the IEEE Xplore® digital library for access to full-text with an IEEE Xplore login or subscription. IEEE Xplore provides digital access to some of the world’s most highly cited publications in electrical engineering, computer science, and electronics. also connects the Reference Library user with a suite of related content resources, including specification guides, supplier technical articles, curated editorial content, community blog posts, video, and more. The library features a streamlined user interface that allows users to refine results by publisher, document status, type, topics, and ICS codes.

“ provides the engineering and technical communities with a trusted, authoritative, validated content source—and with IEEE Xplore content now discoverable via our Reference Library, we are expanding this footprint,” says Don Lesem, vice president and chief design officer, IEEE GlobalSpec. “By connecting all of this valuable content on new technologies and groundbreaking research to product information, we’re providing engineers with invaluable insight in their quest to find the right product or service to fulfill their needs.”

“We’re excited to expand beyond the IEEE Xplore community to serve the more than 9 million industry professionals who rely on as a trusted information resource,” says Prakash Bellur, senior director of platform management, IEEE. “Together we can serve an even larger community of engineers to further educate technical professionals across multiple disciplines and industries, and make their jobs easier.”

The Reference Library can be accessed at

About IEEE GlobalSpec

IEEE GlobalSpec is a community built by engineers, for engineers—delivering the single source for trusted, expert engineering content, information, insight, tools and community for engineers and technical professionals across multiple industries and disciplines. An engaged community of more than 9 million industry professionals rely on IEEE GlobalSpec as a trusted resource at every stage of the research, product design, and purchasing process. For industrial marketers, IEEE GlobalSpec’s mission is to provide comprehensive digital media solutions that connect manufacturers, distributors, and service providers with engineers and allied technical professionals and generate unparalleled results—delivering measurable and actionable awareness, demand, and engagement opportunities at all stages of the buy cycle. Learn more at

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