How to Find Out About Engineering

How to Find Out About Engineering

  • Author : S. A. J. Parsons
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Technology & Engineering
  • Total Pages : 286
  • ISBN-10 : 148315968X
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How to Find Out About Engineering provides a guide to sources of information on engineering and its various branches. Topics include branches of engineering, careers in engineering, sources of engineering-related information, libraries, handbooks, patents, dictionaries and encyclopedias, and periodical literature. Engineering organizations as well as education and training for careers in engineering are also considered. This volume consists of 20 chapters; the first of which introduces the reader to jobs available in the engineering industry, along with guides and sources of information on careers. The discussion then turns to sources of information on engineering such as bibliographies, reference works, publishers' and booksellers' catalogs, government publications, and industrial liaison centers in Britain. The chapters that follow focus on libraries and other sources of information that are available to engineers and engineering students, including handbooks, standards, patents, and technical drawings and designs. Dictionaries, encyclopedias, theses, and translations are also covered. In addition, the book includes chapters on the history and biography of engineering as well as different branches of engineering, from mechanical to chemical, aeronautical, and agricultural engineering. This book will be of interest to all persons engaged in the engineering profession or are contemplating on entering the profession.

Doing Library Research

Doing Library Research [Robert K. Baker]

  • Author : Robert K. Baker
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : N.A
  • ISBN-10 : 0429728239
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Handbook of Plastic Processes

Handbook of Plastic Processes [Charles A. Harper]

  • Author : Charles A. Harper
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Technology & Engineering
  • Total Pages : 760
  • ISBN-10 : 0471786578
An outstanding and thorough presentation of the complete fieldof plastics processing Handbook of Plastic Processes is the only comprehensivereference cover … GET BOOK
Nanofluids

Nanofluids [Sarit K. Das,Stephen U. Choi,Wenhua Yu,T. Pradeep]

  • Author : Sarit K. Das,Stephen U. Choi,Wenhua Yu,T. Pradeep
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Technology & Engineering
  • Total Pages : 485
  • ISBN-10 : 0470180684
Introduction to nanofluids--their properties, synthesis, characterization, and applications Nanofluids are attracting a great deal of interest with their e … GET BOOK
Benchmarks for Science Literacy

Benchmarks for Science Literacy [American Association for the Advancement of Science]

  • Author : American Association for the Advancement of Science
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 448
  • ISBN-10 : 0199840075
Published to glowing praise in 1990, Science for All Americans defined the science-literate American--describing the knowledge, skills, and attitudes all s … GET BOOK
Working Families

Working Families [Bettina Bradbury]

  • Author : Bettina Bradbury
  • Publisher : University of Toronto Press
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: History
  • Total Pages : 310
  • ISBN-10 : 144269095X
Working Families takes the reader onto the streets of Montreal and into the homes of its working-class families during the years that it became a major, in … GET BOOK
Generations, Inc.

Generations, Inc. [Meagan Johnson,Larry Johnson]

  • Author : Meagan Johnson,Larry Johnson
  • Publisher : AMACOM
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Business & Economics
  • Total Pages : 272
  • ISBN-10 : 0814415768
Now that five different generations are on the job simultaneously--from Traditionals to Generation Y to Millennials--it's more important than ever for comp … GET BOOK
Wife to Widow

Wife to Widow [Bettina Bradbury]

  • Author : Bettina Bradbury
  • Publisher : UBC Press
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: History
  • Total Pages : 520
  • ISBN-10 : 0774819537
This monumental study of two generations of women who married either before or after the Patriote rebellions of 1837-38 explores the meaning of the transit … GET BOOK