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Guide to information sources in engineering

Author: Charles R Lord
Publisher: Englewood, CO : Libraries Unlimited, 2000.
Series: Reference sources in science and technology series.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The only source that focuses exclusively on engineering and technology, this important guide maps the dynamic and changing field of information sources published for engineers in recent years. Lord highlights basic perspectives, access tools, and English-language resources--directories, encyclopedias, yearbooks, dictionaries, databases, indexes, libraries, buyer's guides, Internet resources, and more. Substantial  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Bibliography
Bibliografieën (vorm)
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Lord, Charles R.
Guide to information sources in engineering.
Englewood, CO : Libraries Unlimited, 2000
(DLC) 00030929
(OCoLC)43894277
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Charles R Lord
ISBN: 0313009430 9780313009433 9789048135813 9048135818
OCLC Number: 57427238
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 345 pages).
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgments; Chapter 1: How Engineers Use Information; Chapter 2: General Reference Sources; Chapter 3: Information Access Tools; Chapter 4: Scholarly Journals, Trade Journals, and Newsletters; Chapter 5: Grey Literature: Conference Literature, Research and Technical Reports; Chapter 6: Handbooks, Manuals, and Tables; Chapter 7: Buyer's Guides, Databooks, and Catalogs; Chapter 8: Internet Resources; Chapter 9: Regulations, Standards, and Specifications; Chapter 10: Government Resources.
Series Title: Reference sources in science and technology series.
Responsibility: Charles R. Lord.
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