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Engineering Management

As Engineering Management is a subject that straddles disciplines, you may be required to use a variety of research tools:

Search by journal name:
  • engineering management journal
  • journal of management in engineering
  • journal of management studies
  • management and organization review
(For more, search the Library Catalog.)
ASME's Management and Professional Practice.

Bob Sutton's Work Matters.

Herding Cats.

SEMS Blog (Society for Engineering and Management).

AMA handbook of project management (2011), EBSCO eBook.

Excel for scientists and engineers (2006), Wiley eBook.

Integrated cost and schedule control in project management (2011), Knovel eBook.

Manager's guide to operations management (2011), EBSCO eBook.

Mathematics for engineers (2008), Wiley eBook.

Operations management (2011), EBSCO eBook.

Project manager's guide to making successful decisions (2009), Knovel eBook.
Company information

EBSCO's Business Searching Interface: Easy method for finding market research and company reports in the Business Source Premier database.  (CBU subscription).

LexisNexis Academic: Search "Companies" to find oublic and private company information worldwide. Generate lists by SIC or NAICS codes or by geographic areas.  Includes trade publications. Search "News" to investigate trends and issues in different industries and regions. (CBU subscription).
Mergent: Find detailed information about 10,000+ publicly-traded companies. Search by name or ticker symbol, and generate lists of companies by geographic area or by SIC or NAICS industry codes. (CBU subscription).

ThomasNet: Directory of industrial products and services and manufacturing companies, including electronics manufacturers.

Engineering Resources

ASCE Research Library: includes the fulltext of the 30+ ASCE journals. 1970-present. (CBU subscription).

eFunda Engineering Fundamentals: Engineering community for working professionals with concise, reliable reference information.

Knovel - General Engineering and Project Administration online databases: searchable, interactive reference books. (CBU subscription).

Techxtra: Web search engine specializing in engineering, computing, and mathematics resources.
Government Information

U.S. Census Business & Industry: Economic data and indicators.
ECONDisc: Federated searcher for current and historic economic/financial data series.
Federal Reserve Board: Central bank of the U.S.; find publications, statistics, and economic indicators.

NAICS - North American Industry Classification System: Developed jointly by the U.S., Canada, and Mexico to provide new comparability in statistics about business activity across North America.

National Academies Press: 4000+ free-for-download pdfs of research publications in various scientific fields, including math, engineering and technology, and computers and information technology.

WolframAlpha Engineering: Compute Doppler shifts, generate waveforms, visualize vortex fields, analyze refrigeration cycles, get information about structures, and more.*
Wolfram Alpha Money and Finance: Calculate salary equivalents, get current stock data, compare stocks, compute mortgages, convert currencies, etc.*

*WolframAlpha TIP: anywhere you see a >>, click for more search options.