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Engineering Reference Resources: Books and Theses

Guide to references sources for engineering research.

E-Book Collections

This list represents collections that contain electronic books with engineering and computer science related  content. You can also search Orbis to locate individual e-book titles.

Full text access to engineering reference handbooks publshed by McGraw-Hill.

McGraw-Hill's AccessMedicine seeks to provide students, residents, clinicians, and researchers with instant answers to clinical questions from trusted sources, including Harrison’s Online.

ACS in Focus
Digital primers from the American Chemical Society that provide an overview of a new topic in 4-6 hours. Each book uses non-specialist language that topic newcomers can easily digest. The authors cover a broad range of emerging topics, important techniques, related business and industry applications, and careers options.

IOP ebooks
Research from across the physical sciences published by the scholarly society the Institute of Physics (IOP).

Collection of technical and engineering reference books.

Lecture Notes in Computer Science
The series Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS), including its subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence (LNAI) and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics (LNBI), publishes new developments in computer science and information technology.

Medical Textbook Collections
Listing of online textbooks available at Yale.

Morgan & Claypool Synthesis Digital Library
E-books that synthesize important research or development topics in engineering and computer science.

ProQuest Ebook Central
E-books in a wide range of subject areas.

Safari Books
Access the content of books on programming and information technology, including books published by O'Reilly.

SIAM E-Books
The Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) supports content for the applied mathematics and computational science communities.

Access to scientific documents from books, reference works, and journals published by Springer.

Very Short Introductions
Concise introductions to a range of subjects, written by experts in the field who combine facts, analysis, new ideas, and enthusiasm to make challenging topics highly readable.

What Everyone Needs to Know
Written by leading authorities in their given fields, each volume in the series offers a balanced and authoritative primer on complex current event issues and countries.


Find Books

Orbis (Yale Library Catalog)
Books, electronic books, journals and other materials available to the Yale community.

Borrow Direct
Use Borrow Direct to request books from the combined catalogs of Ivy League libraries for delivery within four business days. It can be used to obtain items that are currently unavailable for checkout at Yale or not held by the Yale library. More information.

Millions of records for books and other materials cataloged by libraries across the United States and abroad.

Find Dissertations and Theses

Dissertations & Theses
Find dissertations and thesis citations from around the world from 1861 to present. Full text is available for most Yale dissertations. Full text is available for most of the dissertations added since 1997 from other universities.

DART-Europe E-theses Portal
DART-Europe is a partnership to provide researchers with a single European portal for the discovery of electronic theses and dissertations.

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