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Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering

The Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering guide provides links to information on all topics related to industrial and manufacturing engineering in relevant databases, journals, conference proceedings, technical reports, websites, professional societies

Encyclopedias and General Resources

Encyclopedias and handbooks provide general information on a particular topic – and are a good place to start if you are unfamiliar with the topic. Handbooks also provide numerical tables, calculations, professional guidelines and best practices that are particularly useful in a given field.

Dictionaries

In addition to providing definitions - dictionaries can be good for finding synonyms for different terms in industrial and manufacturing engineering.

Suggested Terms/Subject Headings to Search in CAT

Automatic control
Artificial Intelligence
Industrial and Production Engineering
Industrial Design
Industrial Safety
Manufacturing Processes
Mathematical Optimization
Occupational Health
Operations Research
Operation Research/Design Theory
Production Engineering
System Theory

Browse Shelves Using These Call Numbers

RC963-967            Industrial Hygiene
HF5548.8              Industrial Psychology
T55-55.3               Industrial Safety
T57.35-57.5          Quantitative Methods
T57.6-57.77          Operations research. Systems analysis
T60-T60.8             Work Measurement. Methods Engineering
TA177.4-185         Engineering Economy
TA329-348            Engineering Mathematics
TJ212-225            Control Engineering. Automatic Control Systems
TS155-155.8         Production Management. Operations Management
TS156-170           Control of Production Systems
TS171-176           Product Design
TS177-182           Manufacturing Engineering. Process Engineering
TS183                 Manufacturing Processes

Finding Books in the CAT

  • Use the Browse function if you are looking for a specific title or author (type last name first).
  • Use the Keyword function and combine terms to search on a topic then use the subject headings from relevant books for additional search terms.
  • Write down the call number and location for any book you want. If the item is not at your campus use the "I Want It" button to request it. 
  • For electronic books, click the link under the words "online content" to access the full text

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