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Background information: Engineering Science information resources

Synthesis Digital Library of Engineering and Computer Science

50- to 100-page electronic books that synthesize an important research or development topic. Subjects include: antennas; case studies in engineering; digital circuits and systems; emerging engineering technologies; signal processing; synthetic biology.

Engineering dictionaries

Use a dictionary for concise definitions of words/concepts.

Engineering encyclopedias

Encyclopedias can provide a helpful overview of a topic, listing key concepts, readings, and terminology.

Not finding what you are looking for? Try a keyword search in the Library Catalogue  for dictionary and your topic, or encyclopedia and your topic, e.g., software engineering encyclopedia, or, contact Holly Hendrigan, Engineering Librarian.  We have many more engineering encyclopedias and dictionaries.