To find books and government documents in USA Libraries' collections, use SOUTHcat: USA Libraries' Catalog.
Below are some suggested search terms to use when searching the SOUTHcat catalog or library databases. Search techniques may vary with each databases, so look at help screens or ask a librarian for suggestions about using quotation marks and truncation symbols.
Leave out the word "and" when doing a keyword search on SOUTHcat, since this is automatically added if the phrase is not in quotes. Put phrases in quotation marks to search as a phrase. Use ? as a truncation or wildcard symbol in the catalog.
mechanical engineering “mechanical engineers"
electric machinery asme
machine design machine?
heat transmission machine and engineering
heat engineering thermodynamics
power mechanics elasticity
In the box below are some selected books that can be found in the Marx Library. This is not a comprehensive list, and there are many more titles to be found both in the Library and in the e-book collections.
The USA Libraries subscribe to several subscription e-book collections. See below for some including engineering titles.