New Silverchair SCM6 Platform
The SPIE Digital Library moved to a new platform 22 August 2012 with an updated look and improved functionality. To learn more about platform migration, click here.
What's Changing, What's New? (PDF)
More Content: 40,000 additional articles (published 1962 through 1989) from the Proceedings of SPIE and the journal Optical Engineering - extending SPIE Digital Library coverage back to Volume 1.
New Taxonomy: Discover related content of greatest interest and obtain the most relevant search results using the new SPIE Optics & Photonics taxonomy, coupled with semantic technology.
New Topical Collections: Browse content in 120+ subject areas and easily find the newest publications. Cross-cut all proceedings, journal, and book content based on topical interests.
Mobile-Optimized for Phones and Tablets: View the SPIE Digital Library on any web-enabled mobile device via a web browser. Users at subscribing institutions will have full mobile access, extending access outside the institution’s walls.
SPIE.org Author Profile Links: Gain a quick overview of the publication record, society activities, and accomplishments of authors.
Conference Video Links: Access video of selected conference presentations directly within the proceedings article page. Videos give an enhanced understanding of the content directly from the author.
Personalization: Customize page display, save figures and tables of interest, manage email alerts, view a summary of subscriptions and article access, and activate mobile access by creating a personal login.