Here are some recommended resources for engineering research. Each tab leads to different information.

New Engineering Books & Ebooks

Find Books

  • Start at the library's home page and use the "Start Your Research Here" search box. 

Limit to Circulating Books to find print books to borrow.

  • Our library has about 30,000 print books.

Limit to Ebooks to find electronic versions of books. You can download and read chapters.

  • Our library has about 200,000 electronic books. 

Search Terms to Try

Copy and paste subjects like these into the book database.

Physics handbooks
Physics encyclopedias
Science encyclopedias
Environmental engineering
Electrical engineering
Quantum theory
Structural engineering

You may also use Boolean logic (using “and”) and truncation (wildcard ending to a word, using the asterisk symbol, *), such as: engineer* and handbook* to find more.


Open Access Tech Books


InTechOpen has 5,000 Open Access books published - openly available worldwide for other researchers to read, download, share, reuse and serve as inspiration for new, potentially groundbreaking discoveries.

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