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Mechanical Engineering: Getting Started

This subject guide provides a starting point for research in mechanical engineering.

ASME Press Releases

News from Institution of Mechanical Engineers


Mechanical Engineering

Use the tabs above to learn more about finding information in Mechanical Engineering.


  • Encyclopedias, Handbooks & Dictionaries: Books available in the Art, Architecture & Engineering Library.
  • Finding Books: A quick guide to searching for books in the U-M Library.
  • Finding Articles: Links to databases for Mechanical Engineering research.
  • Professional Organizations: Links to the web sites of professional organizations in Mechanical Engineering.
  • Standards: A quick guide to finding industrial standards.
  • Internet Resources: Links to the web sites of departments, research labs, and organizations involved in Mechanical Engineering.

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