This guide should serve as a starting point for the research you do for your Engineering and Technology classes. Use the tabs at the top of the guide to get started on finding background information, books, and articles.
If you get stuck, stop by the reference desk, call me, e-mail me, or IM a librarian. We’re here to help you find any materials that you need to succeed with your papers and projects.
Select a Research Topic
- Choose a topic that interests you
- Read through background information
- Write out your topic as a statement and select the main concepts
- Start making a list of words to describe your topic
Having trouble deciding what to write about? Try looking at the links below to get some ideas:
Looking for an overview of standards, definitions of terms or concepts, important events, and bibliographic references? Many useful reference works are now available online.