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Engineering Subject Guide — Essential Resources

This guide offers information for students and faculty, on and off campus, on locating library resources and services suited for the School of Engineering.

Welcome to the Engineering Subject Guide at UConn!

The purpose of this guide is to serve as a starting off point to help you in your engineering research at UConn, whether you are an undergraduate student, a graduate student, or a faculty member. Explore this guide to find more information on how to find the best books, textbooks, electronic journal articles, and more to meet your research needs at UConn. 

Do you need to look up a quick fact or standard about engineering data?  Search in the Knovel database of handbooks, data, and more.

Do you want to request a book purchase for Engineering?  Fill out the form at the link below:


Please contact STEM librarian liaison Renee Walsh with questions regarding:                   
  • Computer Science & Engineering;
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Civil & Environmental Engineering
Please contact STEM Librarian Liaison Jennifer Chaput with questions regarding:
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering
  • Materials Science & Engineering

Key Databases

Additional Types of Research Help


If you are having difficulty finding the right articles or other information, please contact me to schedule an one-on-one consultation.

Library Instruction Classes:

Classes can be scheduled to meet topic-specific needs of students and faculty. If you would like a session in your class or in one of the libraries' computer classrooms, contact the STEM Librarians.


UConn Libraries also holds workshops on a variety of topics. Check the website periodically to see if there is a session that may be of interest.

Research Help: STEM Librarian Renee Walsh

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Renee Walsh

STEM Librarian Jennifer Chaput

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Jennifer Chaput

Library Makerspace!

If you'd like information about the Makerspace at UConn Library, click below: