Books provide in-depth information on broad subject areas. Researchers use them when they need:
Note: Often a chapter or two, rather than the entire book, are all that you may need.
Find books about electrical engineering by using Preston Library's library catalog.
Tips for searching are:
You can also browse the shelves for electrial engineering books on the 400 level. Library materials are shelved according to the alphanumeric Library of Congress Classification (LCC) System. The relevant LCC Call Number for electrical engineering begins with TK. Here are a few areas of interest:
TK 301 - 399 Electric meters
TK 1001 - 1841 Production of electric energy or power. Powerplants. Central stations
TK 3001 - 3521 Distribution or transmission of electric power
TK 4125 - 4399 Electric lighting
TK 7800 - 8360 Electronics
TK 9001 - 9401 Nuclear engineering. Atomic power