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Library Subject Guides

Mechanical Engineering: Reference material

A guide to finding resources and getting help for study and research in Mechanical Engineering.

What is reference material?

Reference material includes:

  • dictionaries
  • encyclopaedias
  • handbooks
  • yearbooks
  • atlases

You can use them to gather background material, or to check facts or definitions.

Where can I find reference material?

EPS Library has its core reference collection on level 1 by the casual reading area - to your right when you come into the library.  These books can be used in the library.

The Library also has a lot of reference material online.

General engineering reference materials

Mechanical Engineering Reference materials

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