BOOKS dealing with Materials Science--Ceramics an be located through the UC Library Catalog. You can search the UC Library Catalog by author, title, keyword or subject. General subject headings that can be used include:
CERAMIC COATING; CERAMIC ENGINEERING; CERAMIC FIBERS; CERAMIC INDUSTRIES; CERAMIC MATERIALS; CERAMIC-MATRIX COMPOSITES; CERAMIC METALS; CERAMIC POWDERS; CERAMICS....; PHASE DIAGRAMS; REFRACTORY MATERIALS.
DATABASES can be searched rapidly and provide improved subject searching capabilities. Some databases relevant to Materials Science are:
PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES a selected listing is provided below. Consult the Associations Unlimited (formerly the Encyclopedia of Associations) (HS17.E5) or the National Trade and Professional Associations of the United States (HD2425.D53). Note that many professional societies maintain links on their websites to other related societies and to Internet resources in this discipline.