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Civil Engineering and Applied Mechanics: Finding books

Finding books

To find books in print and electronic formats, consult the library catalogue: McGill WorldCat.

Search tips

Truncation symbol: * e.g. analy* will retrieve catalogue records containing the words analysis, analyze, analyzing, analyse, analysing, etc.
Phrase searching: "___" e.g. "failure analysis" will retrieve catalogue records containing the phrase failure analysis
Boolean operators: (), AND, OR, NOT
default: AND
e.g. analysis AND (failure OR fracture) will retrieve catalogue records containing the word analysis AND either failure OR fracture

Ebook packages

Another way to find ebooks is to search specific ebook packages such as:

  • Knovel (ebook collection for all branches of engineering)
  • CRCnetBASE (ebook collection for science, technology, and medicine)
  • IEEE ebooks (ebook collection for engineering, specializing in electrical engineering)

For other ebook packages, please consult here.

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Tara Mawhinney
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Room 206, Schulich Library of Physical Sciences, Life Sciences, and Engineering
514-398-4764
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Office hours

Office hours are held in Room 206 on the main floor of Schulich Library. Please email me to make other arrangements if you are not available at the following time:

  • Tuesdays, 11-12pm for the fall 2017 semester

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