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Key resources

Library Catalogue
Browsing menu for books, journal holdings, and media.

IEEE Xplore
(IEEE/IET Electronic Library): Electrical and Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Mechanical Engineering, Physics, Materials Science

Knovel
Platform for searching technical ebooks, engineering equations, data points, and materials or substances by name or by property.

AccessEngineering
Engineering reference sources, including Marks' Standard Handbook for Mechanical Engineers, Perry's Chemical Engineers Handbook, Standard Handbook for Electrical Engineers, Roark's Formulas for Stress and Strain. 

Web of Science
A combined search of all of the Web of Science Citation indexes.

Springer Link
Ebooks, journals, conference papers, and reference works published by Springer

Applied Science and Technology Index. Includes trade and industrial publications, journals issued by professional and technical societies, and specialized subject periodicals, as well as special publications such as buyer's guides, directories and conference proceedings.

School-specific resources

Engineering Science

SPIE Digital Library
All journal and conference proceedings published by this society.

Engineering databases

ENSC 105 Course Assignment Guide

Mechatronics Systems Engineering

ASME Digital Collections
Journals from the ASME (American Society of Mechanical Engineers) Digital Collection covering content in mechanical engineering and related engineering fields, such as medical device research, energy resources, and nuclear engineering.

Mechatronics Systems databases

MSE 101W Course Assignment Guide 
MSE 410/411 Capstone Course Guide

Sustainable Energy Engineering

Environment  Complete
Comprehensive coverage in environmental and related disciplines
Encyclopedia of Sustainable Technologies.
An authoritative assessment of the sustainable technologies that are currently available or in development.
Encyclopedia of Renewable and Sustainable Materials
Research and development on all aspects of renewable, recyclable and sustainable materials.

SEE 110/101W Course Assignment Guide

Standards, patents, and codes

SFU Library Guide to Standards

SFU Library Patent Information Guide

British Columbia  Building Code 2018
National Building Code of Canada 2015
National Energy Code of Canada 2017
Canadian Electrical Code, part 1 2018 
BC Publications (BC Fire Code, BC Plumbing code; City of Vancouver Building Bylaw)

New books

Engineering Science

Mechatronics Systems Engineering

Sustainable Energy Engineering