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Engineering Guide: Books

The purpose of this guide is to enable students and faculty to locate engineering information from articles, books, standards, technical reports and patents.

Why engineering handbooks?

  • compact, comprehensive information source
  • quickly locate information & learn about new topics
  • tables, figures, equations illustrate theory and applications
  • provides further explanation not found in lecture notes and textbook 

 

I can't find the book on the shelf, what next?

After you check the shelf, check "re-shelving" on the floor that the book should be shelved, then check re-shelving on first floor. 

Borrow from another library

You can requrest a book through Interlibrary Services (ILS) using WorldCat or the ILS form for book requests

WorldCat - locate the book in WorldCat and then open the record for the book and select the link "Borrow from Another Library".   The Interlibrary Services page will open with the request form automatically completed.

Ebooks

ASM Handbooks Online metals properties and processing - 25 volume set.

Knovel  2,500+ handbooks and analytical tools for topics in science and engineering.

Ebrary ebook collection covering all topics, not limited to engineering and sciencek

Synthesis Digital Library of Engineering and Computer Science - Lecture-format books, 50 to 100 pages in length (Morgan & Claypool Publishers)

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Knovel

This widget only works on the OSU-Stillwater campus. To search Knovel off-campus use this link: Knovel