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Electrical Engineering: Books and Dissertations

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Searches over 1,300 textbooks and handbooks from the following databases: CivilEngineeringnetBASE, ElectricalENGINEERINGnetBASE, MechanicalEngineeringnetBASE, and TELECOMMUNICATIONSnetBASE.

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Subject Search

You will find books and other material of interest and relevance to Electrical Engineering in different areas throughout the Library. Listed below are popular terms that are used in the study of Electrical Engineering. Note that some words are related and are found near each other on the shelves.






Computer architecture


Digital communications

Digital signal

Electromagnetic interference



Fuzzy logic

Induction motors

Industrial Automation




Non conventional energy

Power systems

Programming languages

Remote sensing




Signals and systems





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Electrical Engineering Reference Books

Useful Call Numbers

 To find books related to Electrical engineering you could also browse the shelves under these call numbers:

QA9-QA10.35         Mathematical Logic
QA75-76.95 Instruments and Machines
TJ214-TJ224 Control Engineering Systems
TK1-277 Electrical Engineering (General)
TK301-399 Electric Meters
TK452-454.4 Electric Circuits and Networks
TK1001-1841 Production of Electric Energy/Power, Powerplants
Dynamoelectric Machinery & Auxiliaries, Generators, Motors,Transformers  
TK2896-2985 Production of Electricity by Direct Energy Conversion
TK3001-3521 Distribution or Transmission of Electric Power
TK4001-4102 Applications of Electric Power
TK4125-4661 Electric Lighting and Heating
TK5101-6720 Telecommunications
TK7800-8360 Electronics, Microelectronics, Integrated Circuits, Applications

Finding Dissertations and Theses

  • Theses, dissertations and student projects in the Petroleum Institute

Theses and dissertations from other institutions:

  • EThOS (Electronic Theses Online Service)
  • ProQuest Dissertations and Theses Abstracts
    1861 to date, with abstracts from July 1980. Covers over 2,700,000 titles.
    This database has a US-bias and is the official digital dissertations archive for the Library of Congress and the database of record for graduate research in the US.
  • Australasian Digital Theses Program
    A distributed database of digital versions of theses produced by the postgraduate research students at Australian universities.
  • Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations (NDLTD)
    NDLTD is an international organization dedicated to promoting the adoption, creation, use, dissemination and preservation of electronic analogues to the traditional paper-based theses and dissertations. Full text of some theses is available.
  • Theses Canada Portal
    The access point for Canadian theses and information about the Theses Canada program. Full text electronic versions of numerous Canadian theses and dissertations are available.
  • DART-Europe
    Access to over 100,000 full-text research theses from various European countries

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