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MECH 497/498: Research Communication

Welcome!

Welcome to the course guide for MECH 497/498! This resource is designed to help guide you through literature searching for engineering and provide resources for evaluating and documenting your research.

Topics covered in this guide are designed to complement your course content. 

Support

Research Support:

  1. Sarah Parker - Mechanical Engineering Subject Librarian, available by email or for virtual appointments. Drop-in hours are also offered via Zoom. 
  2. Woodward Reference - supports the Faculty of Applied Science and provides help via email and includes drop-in Zoom hours as well. 
  3. AskAway - provincial online chat for quick question support

Writing Support:

  1. Centre for Writing and Scholarly Communication (CWSC) -  writing consultations, online writing communities, and workshops. Many workshops are developed for graduate students, but all are welcome. Many workshops are undergraduate focused as well. 

UBC Websites:

  1. Woodward Library
  2. Scholarly Communications @UBC 
  3. UBC Copyright Support - Students