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MECHANICAL ENGINEERING: Subject Guide

Resource suggestions and search tips for research in Mechanical Engineering.

In This Section

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Search the Catalog

Find books, eBooks, and A/V materials in the University of Jamestown's Library. 

Browsing Subjects & Call Numbers

If you are interested in browsing for topics in mechanical engineering (either on the shelf or in the catalog), or would like to browse for inspiration, try looking at Dewey Decimal Call Numbers in the 620s and other relevant sections, such as: 

  • 530s: Physics
  • 540s: Chemistry
  • 620s: Engineering
  • 660s: Chemical Engineering
  • 670s: Manufacturing
  • 690s: Construction of buildings

Locations of books

  • New books are located downstairs by the A/V materials.
  • Reference books are located downstairs to the left of the circulation desk. 
  • Book stacks are located upstairs. 

eBook Collections @ UJ

In addition to searching through the catalog, you can browse the eBook collections at UJ.

Streaming Media

These databases contain video resources to support your research or help you learn about new topics.

Featured Books in Mechanical Engineering

Google Books

Google Book Search

Search to see if books are available (out of copyright or with publisher permission) online.