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    Mechanical Engineering

    Resources on the mechanical engineering and technology.


    Library of Congress Call Number Ranges:  T's & TJ's 

    • T 1 - 995 for (General) Technology 
    • TJ 1 - 1570 for Mechanical Engineering & Machinery 

    For a full listing of the call number ranges including a detailed breakdown of the call numbers for engineering, see the Library of Congress Classification Outline.

    Circulating books (Main Stacks) for these call number ranges will be located on the fourth (4th) floor of the library. Hardcopy journals and reference materials for these call number ranges will be located on the second (2nd) floor of the library.


    Important Book & Ebook References

    This collection includes sources such as dictionaries, encyclopedias and handbooks to help find brief explanations and general information about terms and concepts in mechanical engineering.

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    ASME engineer's data book - Clifford Matthews
    Call Number: TJ151 .M392 2005 (Reference, 2nd floor)
    This expanded second edition of our reference book contains over 100 new pages, including extensive coverage of Section VIII of the ASME Pressure Vessel Code. Divided into 22 sections, this pocket-sized volume is a "quick reference" of up-to-date engineering data and rules.

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    CRC handbook of mechanical engineering - edited by Frank Kreith and D. Yogi Goswami
    Call Number: TJ151 .C73 2005 (Reference, 2nd floor)
    Since the first edition of this comprehensive handbook was published ten years ago, many changes have taken place in engineering and related technologies. Now, this best-selling reference has been updated for the 21st century, providing complete coverage of classic engineering issues as well as groundbreaking new subject areas. Coverage of traditional topics has been updated, including sections on thermodynamics, solid and fluid mechanics, heat and mass transfer, materials, controls, energy conversion, manufacturing and design, robotics, environmental engineering, economics and project management, patent law, and transportation. Updates to these sections include new references and information on computer technology related to the topics. This edition also includes coverage of new topics such as nanotechnology, MEMS, electronic packaging, global climate change, electric and hybrid vehicles, and bioengineering.

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    Dictionary of mechanical engineering - G.H.F. Nayler
    Call Number: TJ9 .N28 1996 (Reference, 2nd floor)

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    Marks' standard handbook for mechanical engineers
    Call Number: TJ151 .A92 2007 (Reference, 2nd floor)
    Solve any mechanical engineering problem quickly and easily with the world's leading engineering handbook

    Nearly 1800 pages of mechanical engineering facts, figures, standards, and practices, 2000 illustrations, and 900 tables clarifying important mathematical and engineering principle, and the collective wisdom of 160 experts help you answer any analytical, design, and application question you will ever have.

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    McGraw-Hill dictionary of engineering
    Call Number: ebook
    More than 18,000 essential terms. Covers every discipline of engineering. Provides synonyms, acronyms, and abbreviations.

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    McGraw-Hill's engineering companion
    Call Number: ebook
    Here are the tables, formulas, charts, diagrams, figures, key methods and worked-out problems engineers in design, product development, operation, production, analysis, and economic evaluation must have for successful day-to-day problem solving.

    This dynamic one-volume database provides reliable, ready-to-apply solutions to literally hundreds of engineering problems -- formatted for convenient instant access and carefully culled from McGraw-Hill's most popular and respected handbooks, textbooks, and specialized technical books.

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    Mechanical engineering formulas pocket guide - Tyler G. Hicks
    Call Number: TJ151 .H62 2003 (Reference, 2nd floor)
    This portable, find-it-now reference contains thousands of indispensable formulas mechanical engineers need for day-to-day practice. It's all here in one compact resource - everything from HVAC to stress and vibration equations - measuring fatigue, bearings, gear design, simple mechanics, and more.

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    Rules of thumb for mechanical engineers : a manual of quick, accurate solutions to everyday mechanical engineering problems - J. Edward Pope, editor
    Call Number: TJ151 .R84 1997 (Reference, 2nd floor)
    Save time with this collection of straightforward, common-sense techniques that provide quick, accurate solutions to your engineering problems. Rules of Thumb for Mechanical Engineers assembles hundreds of shortcuts, calculations, practical "how-to" methods, and concise background reviews into one convenient volume. Whether you're concerned with design, selection, or performance, you'll find fast, accuarate answers here - all without wading through pages of theory. Experts from all engineering disciplines packed this book's sixteen chapters with design criteria and practical tips. You'll find easy-to-read descriptions on fluids, heat transfer, thermodynamics, seals, pumps, and compressors, drivers, gears, and bearings, as well as piping and pressure vessels. The book also covers tribology, vibrations, materials, stress and fatigue, instrumentation, and engineering economics.

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    Springer handbook of mechanical engineering
    Call Number: TJ145 .S67 2009 (ebook)
    Covers numerous relevant mechanical engineering topics. Functions as a guide for people who design, develop, manufacture, operate, and use mechanical artifacts.

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