The Ei EnCompass Databases aim to meet the information needs of these industries by providing timely, comprehensive, and reliable access to worldwide technical literature, patents, and business and economic views.
With access to over 1.5 million selections, the EnCompass® http://www.ei.org/encompasslit_pat database is the premier international information source for the petroleum, petrochemical, downstream, natural gas and energy industries.
Providing timely as well as technical literature dating from 1942 and patents from 1963, EnCompass™ provides historical technical literature, patent information, technology applications, and business news and market intelligence. All information is easily found because of precision searching based on a controlled vocabulary.
- EnCompassLIT™ is the technical literature database focusing on worldwide petroleum-related materials. Records are derived from trade and scientific journals, conference proceedings, and technical reports with original abstracts plus abstracts from other important sources.
- EnCompassPAT™ is the patent database covering patents from over 40 countries. It contains EnCompass world-renowned value-added indexing, which is designed to allow researchers to locate all relevant patents with ease and confidence. It includes special features not available elsewhere, such as roles and links.
Last updated: 24 Sep 2012