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Mechanical Engineering
SCOPE:  This subjects guide covers several types of resources such as books, encyclopedias, dictionary, study guides, e-books, recommended databases and more.

Liaison Librarian
Annur Thahirah
Mechanical Engineering > Taylor's Catalogue
 

Reference

Dictionaries & Encyclopedia
Unfamiliar Phrases and Concepts in your Reading List and Assignments Questions could make your life difficult. Look it up in a dictionary or encyclopedia first. These resources can help you out:
 
Dictionaries:
Engineering - Dictionaries
Physics - Dictionaries
Science - Dictionaries
Statistics - Dictionaries
Technology - Dictionaries
Thermodynamics - Dictionaries
 
Encyclopedias:
Engineering - Encyclopedias
Materials - Encyclopedias
Science - Encyclopedias
Technology - Encyclopedias
Guides
By giving you an overview of your topic, a guides can tell you what’s new. You can find all kinds of facts, figures and precise information to add to your knowledge.
 
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Look for Books

Books either from your Reading Lists, recommended by your Lecturer or through Bibliographic references could also be found at the Library.
 
Subject Heading:
Mechanics
Dynamics
Fluid dynamics
Fluid mechanics
Mechanics
Statistics
Strength of materials
 
Material Engineering
Combustion engineering
Force and energy
Fuel
Heat--transmission
Hydraulics
Materials
Thermodynamics
Vibration
 
Material Engineering
Automobiles--Design and construction
Biomechanics
CAD/CAM systems
Mechatronics
Nanotechnology
Robotics
Structural analysis (Engineering)

Call Number

Use the search in the Library Catalogue. You can search using words like – tourist. You can also browse the Catalogue, or the shelves using the call numbers:
DDC Call Number ClassificationCall No.
Automobiles - Design and construction629.23
Biomechanics612.76
CAD/CAM systems670.285
Combustion engineering621.4023
Dynamics531.11 ; 620.104
Fluid dynamics532.05 ; 620.1064
Fluid mechanics620.106 ; 532
Force and energy531
Fuel662.6
Heat - transmission621.4022
Hydraulics627 ; 620.106
Materials620.11
Mechanics531
Mechatronics621
Nanotechnology620.5
Robotics629.892
Statistics519.5
Strength of materials620.112
Structural analysis (Engineering)624.171
Thermodynamics536.7 ; 621.4021
Vibration620.3