Basic Information Sources

in the

Lake Superior State University Library

Summer 2005

ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY


REFERENCE GUIDES

Schenk, Margaret T. and Webster, James K. What Every Engineer Should Know About Engineering Information Sources. New York: Marcel Dekker, Inc., 1984. Ref T 10.7 .S34 1984


ENCYCLOPEDIAS

Considine, Douglas M., and Considine, Glenn D. eds. Van Nostrand's Scientific Encylopedia, 8th ed., 2 vols. New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold Co., 1995. Ref Q 121 .V3 1995

McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science and Technology. 9th ed., 20 vols. New York: McGraw-Hill Book Co., 2002. Ref Q 121 .M3 2002


DICTIONARIES

Ballentyne, D.W.G. and Lovett, D.R. Dictionary of Named Effects and Laws in Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics. 4th ed. London: Chapman & Hall, 1980. Ref QD 5 .B32 1980

Jerrard, H.G. and MacNeil, D.B. A Dictionary of Scientific Units Including Dimensionless Numbers and Scales. 4th Ed. London: Chapman & Hall, 1980. Ref QC 92 .J4 1980

McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms. 3rd ed. New York: McGraw-Hill Book Co., 1984. Ref Q 123 .M34 1984


HANDBOOKS

CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press. Updated yearly. Ref QD 65 .H3

Gaylord, Edwin H. and Gaylord, Charles N. Structural Engineering Handbook. 3rd ed. New York: McGraw-Hill Book Co., 1990. Ref TA 635 .S77 1990

Kaye, G.W.C. and Laby, T.H. Tables of Physical and Chemical Constants and Some Mathematical Functions. 14th ed. London: Longman, 1973. Ref QC 61 .K3 1973

Metals Handbook. 9th ed. Metals Park, OH: American Society for Metals, 1978--. Ref TA 459 .M43 1978


BIOGRAPHICAL SOURCES

Gillispie, Charles Coulston, ed. Dictionary of Scientific Biography. 16 vols. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1970-1978. Ref Q 141 .D5

Turner, Roland and Goulden, Steven L. Great Engineers and Pioneers in Technology. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1981. Ref TA 139 .G7 1981


DIRECTORY

Thomas Register of American Manufactures and Thomas Catalog File. New York: Thomas Register Publishing Co. Updated every other year. Ref T 12 .T6 and on line


INDEXES

Applied Science and Technology Index. New York: H.W. Wilson, 1958--.
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