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Engineering Education Research: Books & eBooks

Last Updated: Jun 16, 2022 8:59 AM

Books Intro

Electronic book resources are provided below. To search for both print and electronic books, please use the UB Libraries Everything Search (click here to access). The Everything Search will search all 4 million+ print books available at UB, hundreds of thousands of ebooks, as well as all print books (not e-books) from all SUNY libraries. 

You can also use the Everything Search to search books from all over the world using WorldCat. Change the dropdown menu next to the search box to "WorldCat" to search. For items UB does not own, you can request them using Delivery+ (click here for Delivery+). Delivery+ is a completely free service for UB faculty, staff, and students.

eBook Collections

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  • Teaching Engineering 
    This book is organized to start with specific, practical teaching applications and then lead to more general psychological theories.

  • Educating the Engineer of 2020: Adapting Engineering Education to the New Century 
    This report is a result of an initiative of the National Academy of Engineering that offers recommendations on how to enrich and broaden engineering education so graduates are better prepared to work in a constantly changing global economy.

  • Engineering Education: Designing an Adaptive System 
    This book addresses the development of long-term strategies for an engineering education system that will reflect the needs and realities of the United States and the world in the 21st century.

  • Cambridge Handbook of Engineering Education Research
    Lockwood Library, 3rd Floor, T65 .C345 2014
    This book critical reference source for the growing field of engineering education research, featuring the work of world luminaries writing to define and inform this emerging field.

  • A Whole New Engineer: The Coming Revolution in Engineering Education (1st edition)
    Lockwood Library, 3rd Floor, T171 .F73 G65 2014
    New ideas for education in the field of engineering, including real-world examples, plans for reinventing education, and more.

Open Textbooks

More and more open education resources (OERs) are being developed in engineering! The Engineering Libraries Division (ELD) of the American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) has compiled a list of open textbooks in various areas of engineering. Use the link below view available open textbooks. 

Engineering Librarian

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Erin Rowley
119 Lockwood Library
University at Buffalo
Buffalo, NY 14260

Citation Management Software

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UB has a site license to EndNote, software that allows you to collect, store, organize, retrieve, and automatically format references to journal articles, books, patents, and more in your papers. 

For help using EndNote, click here for the EndNote Basics Guide here. The Guide contains descriptions of features, PDF downloads, and videos on how to use EndNote effectively.

For more help, contact Erin Rowley, Engineering Librarian,