APPRENTICE AUTOMATION CHALLENGE: ONLINE LIBRARY RESOURCES

The Apprentice Automation Challenge provides a brilliant opportunity for talented apprentices to compete in an innovative design and manufacturing challenge to improve an everyday home or garden device. The Challenge is open to teams of apprentices from companies, colleges and training providers of engineering and manufacturing technologies. Participants will be asked to submit a report which is to include a design specification, manufacturing instructions, user … Continue reading APPRENTICE AUTOMATION CHALLENGE: ONLINE LIBRARY RESOURCES

UAS CHALLENGE: ONLINE LIBRARY RESOURCES

The Unmanned Aircraft Challenge (UAS) was launched in 2014 with the key objectives of developing professional engineers and inspiring the next generation. Teams of undergraduates from all over the world take part, undertaking a full design and build cycle of a UAS with specific mission objectives. This year, the event is taking place virtually, with the virtual awards ceremony taking place on 19th June. Teams … Continue reading UAS CHALLENGE: ONLINE LIBRARY RESOURCES

NEW TECHNICIAN BOOKS ADDED TO OUR ONLINE LIBRARY

We have lots of new titles available for the more technically-minded amongst you – whether you are studying an engineering course or just want to refresh your knowledge, we have lots of new engineering mathematics and science titles to browse through. Simply click on the titles to access them through our online library (login with your IMechE details.) Aircraft Communications and Navigation Systems, 2nd Ed, … Continue reading NEW TECHNICIAN BOOKS ADDED TO OUR ONLINE LIBRARY

NEW BOOKS ADDED TO THE ONLINE LIBRARY

It’s difficult for us to create a display of new books in the IMechE Library these days. This is because we buy almost all our new titles as ebooks – we’ve added over 1,000 titles this year already! Online titles can be accessed whenever, wherever, which really suits our members, who are based all over the world. This blog post acts as a virtual display … Continue reading NEW BOOKS ADDED TO THE ONLINE LIBRARY

NEW JOURNALS ADDED TO THE ONLINE LIBRARY

Over 194 journals from the publisher Taylor and Francis have now been made available to members online, complementing the existing c.12,000 titles in the library’s online journal collections. The new journals cover the whole spectrum of engineering research including chemical, control, design, manufacturing, industrial and safety. Members can search and access content from the present day back to 1997 across top publications including: Science and … Continue reading NEW JOURNALS ADDED TO THE ONLINE LIBRARY

NEW VIDEOS TO HELP YOU ACCESS LIBRARY RESOURCES

Whether you’re new to the Institution, or if you’ve not yet fully explored the resources the Library has to offer, we’ve created a set of short videos to help you find and access over 60,000 books, journals and standards in print and online. Our introductory video gives a 90-second overview of what Library Services are available: The next video demonstrates how to find and access … Continue reading NEW VIDEOS TO HELP YOU ACCESS LIBRARY RESOURCES

WHY READ CONFERENCE PAPERS?

Written papers produced as part of a conference are very popular among IMechE library users. They are a great place to find original content and cutting-edge ideas because of their short length and faster publication process. This blog post shows you how to access conference papers through your IMechE membership. ASME ASME publishes around 100 proceedings volumes annually on topics encompassing the entire spectrum of … Continue reading WHY READ CONFERENCE PAPERS?

KEEP UP TO DATE USING OUR ONLINE LIBRARY

Whether you are looking for a broad overview of a particular field or keen to access the very latest research, browsing current issues of journals (also known as periodicals or magazines) is a great way to get ahead of your peers and keep up with industry’s cutting edge. Through our online library, you can access over 12,000 journals online, no matter where you are. Why … Continue reading KEEP UP TO DATE USING OUR ONLINE LIBRARY