Links to Engineering Resources

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Links to Engineering Resources

Professional Associations:

  • American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
  • American Society for Metals (ASM)
  • Association for Iron & Steel Technology (AIST)
  • American Petroleum Institute (API)
  • American Welding Society (AWS)
  • American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
  • American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC)
  • American Association of Railroad (AAR)
  • American Society of Heating, Refrigerating & Air Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE)
  • The American Society for Nondestructive Testing (ASNT)
  • The Materials Research Institute (MRS)
  • The Welding Institute (TWI)
  • Fluid Power Society (FPS)
  • Institute of Electrical & Electronic Engineers (IEEE)
  • Institute of Industrial Engineers (IISE)
  • National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA)
  • National Fluid Power Association (NFPA)
  • Society for Experimental Mechanics, Inc. (SEM)
  • Society of Women Engineers (SWE)
  • Women’s Energy Network (WEN)
  • National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)
  • International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)
  • International Organization for Standardization (ISO)
  • International Code Council (ICC)
  • National Association of Corrosion Engineers (NACE)
  • Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME)
  • Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration
  • Association for Facilities Engineering (AFE)
  • Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)
  • Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE)
  • American Ceramics Society (ACerS)
  • American Nuclear Society (ANS)
  • Vibration Institute (VibInst)
  • American Society for Advancement of Science (AAAS)
  • Institute Of Physics (IOP)
  • The Instrumentation, Systems & Automation Society (ISA)
  • Career Guide For Women In Network Engineering (Domotz)

Other Links of Interest:

Software Tools

Materials Technology


  • “Engineering Formulas” Kurt Gieck, Reiner Gieck, 7th Edition, McGraw Hill, 1997
  • “Finite Element Analysis – Theory and Application with Ansys” Saeed Moaveni, Prentice Hall, NJ 1999
  • “Introduction to Finite Element Analysis – Theory and Application” Harold C. Martin, Graham F. Carey, McGraw-Hill, 1973
  • “Experimental Stress Analysis” 3rd Edition, James Dally, William Riley, McGraw Hill, 1981
  • “Mechanical Engineering Design” Joseph Shigley, Larry Mitchell, McGraw Hill, 1983
  • “Mechanical Engineers’ Handbook” Myer Kutz, John Wiley & Sons, 1986
  • “Noise & Vibration Control Engineering” Istvan Ver, Leo Berenek, John Wiley & Sons, 2006
  • “Roark’s Formula’s for Stress and Strain” Warren Young, McGraw Hill, 1989
  • “Strength of Materials, Parts 1 and 2” S. Timeshenko, D. Van Nostrand Co., 1956
  • “Fatigue Strength of Welded Structures” Second Edition, S.J. Maddox, Abington Publishers, 2002
  • “Welding Metallurgy” Second Edition, Sindu Kou, Wiley Interscience, 2003
  • “Stress, Strain and Strength” Robert Juvinall, McGraw Hill, 1967
  • “Metal Fatigue in Engineering – Second Edition” Ralph Stephens, Ali Fatemi, Robert Stephens, Henry Fuchs, John Wiley & Sons, 2001
  • “Metallurgy of Welding” J.F. Lancaster, Allen & Unwin, 1987
  • “Linear and Nonlinear Finite Element Analysis in Engineering Practice” Constatine Spyrakos, John Raftoyiannis, Algor Publishing, 1997
  • “Fracture and Fatigue Control in Structures – Applications of Fracture Mechanics” Second Edition, John M. Barsom & Stanley T. Rolfe, Prentice Hall, 1987
  • “Heat Transfer in Industrial Combustion” Charles Baukal, Jr., PhD, PE, ACRC Press, 2000
  • “The ASME Code Simplified – Pressure Vessels” Seventh Edition, Robert Chuse & Bryce E, Carson, Sr., McGraw Hill, 1993
  • “Design of Process Equipment – Selected Topics” Third Edition, Kanti Mahajan, PE, Pressure Vessel Handbook Publishing, 1990
  • “Companion Guide to the ASME Boiler & Pressure Vessel Code” Fifth Edition, K.R. Rao, ASME Press, 2018

Libraries and Databases


Engineering Blogs


Technical Forums

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Libraries and Databases


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