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Welcome to the Bahrain Polytechnic Engineering Research LibGuide website!  In this section, you will find resources for Web Media, such as  recommended books, articles, useful links and documents to download.

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Recommended Books

Engineering Design – George E. Dieter and Linda C. Schmidt

ISBN: 9780072837032

Publication Date: 2009

Structural mechanics : loads, analysis, materials and design of structural elements – Hassan Al Nageim … [et al.].

ISBN: 9780132239646

Publication Date: 2010

Engineering drawing & design – Cecil Jensen, Jay D. Helsel and Dennis R. Short

ISBN: 9780073521510

Publication Date: 2008

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Choosing your Topic

Here are some resources for engineering:

    • is the developer of the online resource and business for engineers. With lots of free tools, an extensive engineering library and directories, is the premier online destination for engineers of all disciplines.
  2. American Society of Mechanical Engineers- News & Articles
    • News and Articles in various engineering industries from ASME.
  3. Engineering Timelines
    • The history of what’s possible … ENGINEERING IN THE BRITISH ISLES AND BEYOND.
  4. IEEE
    • IEEE is the world’s largest professional association dedicated to advancing technological innovation and excellence for the benefit of humanity.

password-resetFinding Background Information 

You should consult encyclopedia and other resources to get background information on your topic:

This is an authoritative reference guide to help you find general information about a topic. Access information for this site is available on the LLC page on Moodle.


Useful Resources in Engineering

Online subscription to the ACM digital library.

Articles from the Engineer.

Articles from Automotive Engineer.

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