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Reference

Reserve

Call number

Database

Citation

Abstract

Peer Reviewed

Journal

Reference - Encyclopedias etc. that cannot be checked out

Reserve -  Books and other items for courses selected by instructors

Call Number - Number on the spine of a book or journal determining its place on the shelf

Database -searchable list of article titles and abstracts

Citation - identifying information of an article (title, author, etc.)

Abstract - summary of an article found at the beginning and in databases

Peer Reviewed - A premium quality journal article that has been reviewed by others knowledgeable in the field prior to publication

Journal - a published collection of articles (previously in print, now frequently online only)

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Engineering Librarian

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Hema Ramachandran
Contact:
OFFICE HOURS:
Wed 2-5:30pm
Thurs 2-5:30pm
EN2-109 (Dudley Library)
and by appointment