The award winning online engineering publisher, Engineering Information Inc. (Ei) launches the Engineering Information Village Toolkit, a new online knowledge tool for technical engineering professionals. It provides a virtual engineering library direct to your desktop. Fully managed by Ei’s own team of editors and librarians, it gives professional engineers the online tools to solve problems and meet everyday challenges, providing access to international research centers, patents and standard databases, technical product catalogs, and a network of professional engineers.

The Toolkit offers accessible information to enable users to get current facts fast. Subscribers can browse or select topics of importance and receive e-mail updates of abstracts of the latest articles from the largest engineering abstracts database. For more information, contact Jonathan Buxton, PO Box 150, Kidlington, Oxford OX5 1AS, U.K.; phone 44 (0) 1865-843646; fax 44 (0) 1865-843971; e-mail; or visit the Web site at