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Engineering: Home

This is the main CSULB Library Engineering page.


This guide is designed to provide a starting point for undergraduates, graduates and faculty research in all the disciplines in engineering focusing on CSULB resources and those that are freely available on the Internet. Please note that Computer Science has its own guide.

The Antelope Valley Program has its own guide.

Thesis Formatting

Master's Thesis/Project Writing Workshops


Citation Styles in Engineering

There is no standard citation style that covers the whole of engineering and each of the disciplines within engineering defaults to using the style used by their major professional association for their scholarly journals. LeHigh University maintains an excellent list of engineering citation styles:

 Here at CSULB, we have been using the APA for ENGR 101 and 102.

To find information on APA and other style guides, use CSULB's Style Manual and Citations Methods guide

Engineering Librarian

Hema Ramachandran
Summer Office Hours
Wednesdays 2-5pm
Thursdays 2-5pm
Or mail to make an appt.

What's New @CSULB in Engineering?

New Databases and electronic resources:

Kirk-Othmer Encyclopedia of Chemical Technology is now online! A leading online learning company that provides business, software, technology and creative skills training. The campus community can access the site's library of high-quality, current, and engaging video tutorials taught by recognized industry experts.

Kanopy is a streaming video service which provides access to more than 26,000 films. "Browse" to Science and then Engineering. Almost 200 databases for Engineering - include the famous Silicon Run series.


Coming Soon!

SPIE Digital Library!