This guide will help you begin your research in Mechanical and Materials Engineering through the libraries' collections and beyond.
Use the tabs to navigate through the following pages of the guide:
Find Articles - search for articles online and in print. Recommends the best resources for finding Mechanical and Materials Engineering articles.
Reports & Dissertations - find technical reports, government reports, books, dissertations and theses.
Conference Proceedings - find conference proceedings and options for getting the materials and information on citation formats, citation management tools and more
Standards - find sources for technical information and specifications
Organizations & Web Sources - find professional organizations, scholarly societies and other quality web resources.
These are likely to be the best online sources in which to start your research.
ASME requires authors submit articles using LaTeX and use CIDs (Citation Identifiers) for references. The journal then formats the references and bibliography for the article.
Commercially published journals will use different styles, so check the journal’s home page for the style they use.