From the American Chemical Society, the largest index for chemistry & materials science articles and data. You will need to create your own individual log in to the web interface. Use the ChemPort link to access options for full-text retrieval.
An NSF-sponsored guidebook that provides practical advice about how to plan for an exciting career as a Ph.D. scientist. Written by Dr. Gayle Slaughter of Baylor College of Medicine, "Beyond the Beakers" covers such topics as finding research and work experiences, maximizing your GRE scores, finding mentors, and basic skills for becoming an effective scientist.
The Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology is a federation of 30 professional and technical societies for the accreditation of educational progams, and the promotion and advancement of education, in applied science, computing, engineering, and technology.
National Institute of Standards and Technology. Subject areas include biomanufacturing, Diagnostics, Medical Devices, Nanotech/Enviromental Health, Environment & Safety, Standard Reference Materials, etc.