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EGR100 (fall 2019): Engineering for Everyone: Books

Fall 2019, S. Moore


Some examples:

Library Catalogs and Book Resources


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Library Catalogs

Five College Library Catalog
Perform a keyword or subject search for your topic of interest.  Note call numbers of books of interest to use for browsing the stacks.

Five College Library Catalog / Advanced Search -- E-books
Limit by format "e-books."


 E-Books Full-text:
Please note that these collections provide the capability of searching the full-text of each book, whereas the 5-College Catalog does not.


Springer E-books 1815+
ore than 250,000 books published by Springer and its subsidiary imprints, covering every scientific discipline and some coverage of the social sciences & humanities.   Includes access to Springer's Print on Demand Service (MyCopy)


Proquest E-Book Central
A very large collection of Ebooks, mostly scholarly, spanning the humanities, social sciences, and sciences.


National Academies Press  
Over 5,000 books on a variety topics in science, technology, and other disciplines.  Books are free to download.


 NLM Bookshelf 
A significant selection of full-text books available from the National Library of Medicine.


Google Books Edit/Delete Quick Stats
Growing collection of books, some with complete full text online, others with only a small portion. Limited printing and downloading.


EBSCOhost eBook Collection
Full-text e-books on a broad range of reference, scholarly and professional topics. Includes books formerly in netLibrary.




Interlibrary Loan

Use Interlibrary Loan to request books not owned in the Five Colleges. Please allow a week or 2 for delivery.