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Knovel General Engineering and Engineering Management: online collection of searchable, interactive engineering reference works.
Find Journals on Mechanical Engineering.
|NEWS/BLOGS||REFERENCE BOOKS / E-BOOKS
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||Dictionary of Weights, Measures, and Units (2002), Knovel eBook.
Elasticity in Engineering Mechanics (2010), Wiley eBook
Excel for Scientists and Engineers (2006), Wiley eBook
Mathematics for engineers (2008), Wiley eBook
See also this free online collection:
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.
American Society for Mechanical Engineers (ASME): Society promoting the art, science and practice of mechanical engineering; links to products, member information, education opportunities, career center, conferences, etc.
eFunda Engineering Fundamentals: Engineering community for working professionals with concise, reliable reference information.
GlobalSpec - The Engineering Search Engine: Indexes roughly 200 million pages of technical information of online product catalogs and engineering & technical Web pages; includes application notes, material properties, patents, standards and supplier websites.
iCrank.com: Customizable mechanical engineering portal with links to design resources, vendors, product specifications and reference material.
Manufacturing Engineering Laboratory: From the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST); find measurements and standards.
Machine Design: Online issues of Machine Design with archives and information about companies and products, CAD Library, CD Library and more.
ScienceCinema: Searches video and multimedia content from Department of Energy, OSTI, Science.gov, and WorldWideScience.org. VIDEOS.
Techxtra: Search engine specializing in engineering, computing, and mathematics resources.
ThomasNet: Directory of industrial products and services and manufacturing companies, including electronics manufacturers.
WolframAlpha Engineering and Materials: Compute Doppler shifts; generate waveforms; visualize vortex fields; analyze refrigeration cycles; get information about structures; compare alloys; get information about
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