SpringerMaterials @ your library

SpringerMaterials is based on the Landolt-Börnstein New Series, the unique, fully evaluated data collection in all areas of physical sciences and engineering. SpringerMaterials also comprises the Dortmund Data Bank Software & Separation Technology, a Database on Thermophysical Properties and the Linus Pauling Files, a Database on Inorganic Solid Phases and chemical safety data.

Promoting SpringerMaterials at your library

Below you will find tools that will help you promote SpringerMaterials to library patrons, making them aware of the indispensable resources at their disposal.

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Email templates

Customize and share this email detailing your institution's SpringerMaterials subscription with your library patrons! Begin by saving the appropriate file below, then copy and paste the entire email into a new message and customize as you wish.

Information for library administrators

To get started with SpringerMaterials – The Landolt-Börnstein database, your patrons will only need an internet browser, e.g. Firefox or Internet Explorer and the Adobe Acrobat Reader. Access to the product is validated by your institution’s IP addresses. If you would like to update your registered IP addresses, please send an email to support@springermaterials.com.

The library administrator has received an email from us on how to create a user name for the administrator portal on SpringerMaterials. On the administrator portal you can manage remote access for your patrons and view the usage reports.

The administrator within your institution can download SpringerLink usage statistics. Statistics for the current month will be available by the 15th of the following month. If you need more information or a new user name and password, please contact support@springermaterials.com.

More information on how to set up remote access for your patrons can be found in the SpringerMaterials Administrator’s User Guide.

If your library has implemented a federated search or discovery tool, please contact your vendor on how SpringerMaterials – The Landolt-Börnstein database can be integrated best.

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