Guide to Information Sources in Engineering

Guide to Information Sources in Engineering

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The only source that focuses exclusively on engineering and technology, this important guide maps the dynamic and changing field of information sources published for engineers in recent years. Lord highlights basic perspectives, access tools, and English-language resources--directories, encyclopedias, yearbooks, dictionaries, databases, indexes, libraries, buyer's guides, Internet resources, and more. Substantial emphasis is placed on digital resources. The author also discusses how engineers and scientists use information, the culture and generation of scientific information, different types of engineering information, and the tools and resources you need to locate and access that material. Other sections describe regulations, standards and specifications, government resources, professional and trade associations, and education and career resources. Engineers, scientists, librarians, and other information professionals working with engineering and technology information will welcome this researchWood Engineering and Construction Handbook. New York: McGraw-Hill, 1998. Various pagings. $128.95. ISBN 0070220700. This reference provides information and procedures to design wood structures or structural wood components.

Title:Guide to Information Sources in Engineering
Author:Charles R. Lord
Publisher:Libraries Unlimited - 2000-01-01


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