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Library Resource Guide
for engineering design students
Reference sources such as handbooks provide verified data that have been gathered
about properties of materials, physical and mechanical constants, formulas, and standard calculations.
The Grainger Library has licensed a database covering
the full-text of over 100 CRC engineering handbooks
and a full-text version of the CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics
is also available.
Grainger Library offers a customized
database to help you locate reference materials within the engineering library by
Lists of reference books for:
AAE 240-241, AGE 336,
CS 292-293, ECE 345,
and MIE 280.
Many design issues are common across disciplines. While several reference
books are useful for all design classes some are more useful for specific
Thus, you will probably find useful the books listed for all courses and for
the course you are taking. Additionally, you might even find that some books
listed under a different course than the one you are taking are also relevant
to your project.