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Engineering (General): Books

Resources for information related to general engineering.

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Help Finding Books

Books are available in different formats:  Print and Electronic. 

Find WVU's printed books through the catalog WorldCat.

Electronic Books can be accessed through database pages,  and sometimes WorldCatGoogleBooks is good for older books (pre-1923).

Books not owned by WVU can be requested by E-ZBorrow or InterLibrary Loan--ILLiad.

Electronic Books

WVU Libraries has subscriptions to several full text book databases. 

Off Campus please use links from the Database webpage.


New Electronic Books

Borrow from Other Libraries



  • E-ZBorrow
    • Only for Book Requests
    • Receive the request within 5 business days
    • Only Pennsylvania libraries plus Marshall University.
    • Loans 16 weeks no renewals.
  • ILLiad--InterLibrary loan request
    • Book Requests can take more than 10 days to receive.
    • Loan periods vary.  Might have NO renewals.

Suggest a Purchase

Use this form to request an item for purchase.