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Mechanical Technology: In the Library

his is a guide to the Library's collection in Mechanical Technology. It is not comprehensive, but rather provides a good starting point for research.

Find Sources

Search multiple databases and the library catalog.

Type in keywords, titles, or authors to find what the library has to offer on your topic.

Lookup a journal article by DOI or PMID



If you have a DOI or a PubMed ID (PMID), enter it here to begin your request. This will point you to immediate full-text access through our subscriptions or Open Access (if available).

Call Numbers

If you want to browse the collection, these are some call numbers where you can find books about Mechanical Technology.

  • TA349-359 -- Mechanics of Engineering
  • TH7005-7699 -- Heating and ventilation. Air conditioning
  • TJ1-1570 -- Mechanical Engineering and Machinery
  • TJ836-927 -- Hydraulic Machinery
  • TJ950-1030 -- Pneumatic Machinery

Subject Headings

This is a list of suggested terms to use in a search for Mechanical Technology resources in the Library Catalog:

  • Air Conditioning
  • Electromechanical Devices
  • Fluid Power Technology
  • Heat Engineering
  • Heating
  • Hydraulic Machinery
  • Hydraulics
  • Machine Design
  • Machine-Shop Practice
  • Machining
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mechanical Movements
  • Pneumatic Machinery
  • Pneumatics
  • Power Transmission
  • Production Engineering
  • Shop Mathematics
  • Ventilation

Selected Books

These books are in the circulating collection.  You may check them out for three weeks at a time.  When you click on the book, it will take you to the catalog, where you can check whether the book is currently available, or when it is due back, as well as where it is located.

These are available on the third floor in the Reference Room.  They are for in-library use only, but you can make copies of pages as needed.

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