Provides thorough, up-to-date overviews of a broad range of contemporary scientific and technical topics, including the latest developments in nearly 100 fields, and well-illustrated, detailed coverage of major discoveries, breakthroughs, and milestones. Contains more than 7,000 articles by 5,000 contributors, with 12,000 digitally prepared illustrations.
The purpose of The Engineering Handbook is to provide in a single volume a ready reference for the practicing engineer in industry, government, and academia. The book in its compre=hensive format is divided into 30 sections which encompass the field of engineering.
Online Reference Collections
These reference collections allow you to search topics in several e-books at once.
Complete online access to McGraw-Hill's Engineering Handbooks. This resource has powerful search tools, global engineering news, interactive tables and graphs, instructive videos and student study guides and time-saving curriculum guides.
Online access to over 100 selected academic books published by Taylor & Francis, primarily in the humanities and social sciences and approximately 6,000 titles published by CRC Press in science, technology and medicine. Includes selected books published under the imprints Routledge, Psychology Press, and Focal Press, as well as Taylor & Francis, CRC Press, AK Peters, Apple Academic, Chapman and Hall, and Pan Stanford.
Contains searchable full text of recent technical books from O'Reilly & Associates and The Pearson Technology Group (including Addison-Wesley, Alpha, Financial Times Prentice Hall, Cisco Press, New Riders, Peachpit Press, Prentice Hall PTR, Que and Sams) and other publishers.