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Mechanical engineering

Liaison librarian

  • Tara [dot] Mawhinney [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Email) 514-398-4764

Office hours

Office hours are held in Room 206 on the main floor of Schulich Library. Please tara [dot] mawhinney [at] mcgill [dot] ca (email me) to make other arrangements if you are not available at the following time:

  • Tuesdays, 11-12pm for the winter 2015 semester

  • McGill users only
  • Open access resource
  • Free resource
  • In-library-use only
  • Catalogue record

Course guides for Mechanical Engineering

Background Information

For background information and fact-checking, look it up in a dictionary, encyclopedia or handbook.

Liaison librarian

  • Tara [dot] Mawhinney [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Email) 514-398-4764

Office hours

Office hours are held in Room 206 on the main floor of Schulich Library. Please tara [dot] mawhinney [at] mcgill [dot] ca (email me) to make other arrangements if you are not available at the following time:

  • Tuesdays, 11-12pm for the winter 2015 semester

  • McGill users only
  • Open access resource
  • Free resource
  • In-library-use only
  • Catalogue record

Searching the catalogue

For more resources, consult the library catalogue: McGill WorldCat. You can search using words like - mobility, system, system*, lunar, etc.

Search tips for the library catalogue

Truncation symbol: * e.g. system* will retrieve catalogue records containing the words system, systematic, systems, systemically, etc.
Phrase searching: "___" e.g. "mobility systems" will retrieve catalogue records containing the phrase mobility systems
Boolean operators: (), AND, OR, NOT
default: AND
Boolean operators must be in capital letters
e.g. mobility systems AND (lunar OR moon) will retrieve catalogue records containing the words mobility AND systems AND either lunar OR moon

Liaison librarian

  • Tara [dot] Mawhinney [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Email) 514-398-4764

Office hours

Office hours are held in Room 206 on the main floor of Schulich Library. Please tara [dot] mawhinney [at] mcgill [dot] ca (email me) to make other arrangements if you are not available at the following time:

  • Tuesdays, 11-12pm for the winter 2015 semester

  • McGill users only
  • Open access resource
  • Free resource
  • In-library-use only
  • Catalogue record

Article and Research Databases

Core Databases

Additional Databases

Citation Databases

Full-text Sources

Interlibrary Loan

Liaison librarian

  • Tara [dot] Mawhinney [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Email) 514-398-4764

Office hours

Office hours are held in Room 206 on the main floor of Schulich Library. Please tara [dot] mawhinney [at] mcgill [dot] ca (email me) to make other arrangements if you are not available at the following time:

  • Tuesdays, 11-12pm for the winter 2015 semester

  • McGill users only
  • Open access resource
  • Free resource
  • In-library-use only
  • Catalogue record

EndNote

  • You can download EndNote citation management software for free. With this software you can get references directly from many databases, such as Web of Science.
  • EndNote can automate the formatting of your references in ASME style using the ASME output style modified from http://journaltool.asme.org/content/authorresources.cfm.  For Windows: Open and save the .ens file in C:\Program files\EndNote\Styles.
    For Macs: Open and save the .ens file in Applications:EndNote:Styles.
  • Please note, use Firefox as your browser for best results when using EndNote on a Mac.
  • EndNote Web is now available at McGill University. To access EndNote Web you need to create a personal account. You may sign up for an account with your McGill email address at www.myendnoteweb.com.
  • There are library workshops given on how to use this software effectively.
  • Detailed step-by-step Guide to Using EndNote (.pdf)

Liaison librarian

  • Tara [dot] Mawhinney [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Email) 514-398-4764

Office hours

Office hours are held in Room 206 on the main floor of Schulich Library. Please tara [dot] mawhinney [at] mcgill [dot] ca (email me) to make other arrangements if you are not available at the following time:

  • Tuesdays, 11-12pm for the winter 2015 semester

  • McGill users only
  • Open access resource
  • Free resource
  • In-library-use only
  • Catalogue record

Mechanical Engineering Resources on the Internet

McGill-Related Resources

 

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