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Engineering

This is the main CSULB Library Engineering page.

eBooks

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Free eBooks in engineering

Finding Books in OneSearch (Library Catalog)

OneSearch is the CSULB library catalog. Use OneSearch to find books, eBooks, CD's, DVD's, streaming media, journal titles and other material available in the CSULB and the other CSU Libraries. If you find a physical item not available at CSULB, you can request it via CSU+ and Link+

The major digital book collections for engineering are Safari, Books 24 x7 and Knovel.  See eBooks for more information. The individual titles from these collections are also included in OneSearch.

We also have access to many government publications via OneSearch; many are freely available on the Internet. Government publications are important for some engineering disciplines.

Please see box on right hand side to search OneSearch and the box below for guides and video tutorials.

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Google Books

University of Pittsburgh has an excellent description of Google Books

Useful for searching the contents of books.

Example: UAV (unmanned aerial vehicles).  Popular topic for Aerospace capstone project

If full-text is not available in Google Books search OneSearch to see if book is available in CSU + or LINK + or request via BeachReach.

Google Book Search