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General Engineering Resources: Books & Reference Information

How can you find accurate, appropriate, and timely information on general engineering subjects? The guide is an introduction to varied information sources within engineering, from books, journals, and databases to patents and standards.

Reference Books

Print Reference Books

Engineering Reference Books in the Library
Reference books may be used in the library, but cannot be checked out.

Online Reference Book Collections

Online eBook Collections

Online eBook Collections

Browse Library Books by Subject

Browse Engineering Books by Subject:
Each book in the library is assigned a unique call number based on the Library of Congress classification system.  The call number is assigned based on the subject of the book, so that books in call number order end up being grouped with books on the same topic.  Books related to technology & engineering will have a call number starting with "T."

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Subclass T + Technology (General)
Subclass TA + Engineering (General). Civil engineering
Subclass TC + Hydraulic engineering. Ocean engineering
Subclass TD + Environmental technology. Sanitary engineering
Subclass TE + Highway engineering. Roads and pavements 
Subclass TF + Railroad engineering and operation
Subclass TG + Bridge engineering
Subclass TH + Building construction
Subclass TJ + Mechanical engineering and machinery
Subclass TK + Electrical engineering. Electronics. Nuclear engineering
Subclass TL + Motor vehicles. Aeronautics. Astronautics
Subclass TN + Mining engineering. Metallurgy
Subclass TP + Chemical technology
Subclass TR + Photography
Subclass TS + Manufactures
Subclass TT + Handicrafts. Arts and crafts