This is an introductory guide to help you find key, academic resources while studying engineering and how to make use of them. Hopefully, it will answer most of the questions that you have about the library resources.
The guide provides key information on engineering sources including:
Finding items in print and online; including books, journals & newspapers
Citation & referencing
Support & training
Search for books, articles, news and more in our library discovery service.
When you find the book you want you'll see its shelf or class number, this will help you find it in the library.
For online items, like eBooks, click on the link to read online.
Selecting the most appropriate databases for your research is very important when trying to find what's been published on your topic.
We recommend the following databases for top engineering databases but remember there are many other databases available that may be useful for your research needs. For our full list visit our database a-z page.