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Mechanical Engineering

A guide to Mechanical Engineering resources at Wentworth Institute of Technology.

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Core Resources

AccessScience | tutorial

AccessScience includes many important Scientific resources such as the the McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science & Technology encyclopedia, the McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, the Hutchinson Dictionary of Scientific Biography, as well as research updates from the McGraw-Hill Yearbooks of Science & Technology.

ASME Digital Collection

The ASME Digital Collection is ASME’s repository of current and archival literature.


SpringerLink provides access to millions of scientific documents from journals and books in a wide range of subjects. All are easily downloadable/printable in PDF format. To limit your search to subscribed content, uncheck the box “Include Preview-Only content”.

Knovel Answers for Science and Engineering | tutorial

Knovel Answers for Science and Engineering contains 100's of full-text handbooks for engineering, chemistry, construction materials, metals and metallurgy and more.

MechanicalENGINEERINGnetBASE | How to download e-books

From our award-winning handbooks to state-of-the-art references, the MechanicalENGINEERINGnetBASE covers the entire field from fundamental theory to applications such as MEMS, pressure vessels, and pipelines. Key theories, data, models, equations, and guidelines are at your fingertips.

IEEE/IET Electronic Library (IEL) | tutorial

IEEE Delivers full text access to the world's highest quality technical literature and association journals in engineering and technology.

Applied Science & Technology Full Text

Applied Science & Technology features full text, graphs, charts, diagrams, photos, and illustrations that convey an abundance of data in scientific and technical articles.

Additional Resources

Military & Government Collection | tutorial

Designed to offer current news pertaining to all branches of the military and government, the Military & Government Collection offers a thorough collection of periodicals and academic journals.

Auto Repair Reference Center

The Auto Repair Reference Center database contains the most comprehensive collection of automobile repair reference information in the market.

Small Engine Repair Reference Center

This is the definitive online tool for small engine repair assistance, including: ATVs, commercial mowers, farm tractors, generators, motorcycles, marine (boats), outdoor power equipment, PWC (personal watercraft/jet ski), snowblowers, snowmobiles, tillers and other small engines. This comprehensive resource reference books in full text with original photos and illustrations.

Proquest Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

Find articles covering topics in Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

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