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Knovel Academic

Knovel searches dozens of engineering handbooks, with interactive tables, data search, and case studies. From off campus use this link to log in.

For Chrome and Edge users: 

The Knovel Browser Extension allows you to find results from Knovel while you are looking for information on a Search Engine. If you are a Chrome or Edge user, install the extension, and whether you search on Google, or Bing, or Baidu, the top Knovel results will automatically appear on the right side of the page.

Instructions to install browser extension

Searching Summon for Books and eBooks

When searching in Summon, use the filter book/ebook or start your search here (already limited to books and ebooks):

Search Knovel Academic

Knovel contains dozens of handbooks in engineering and the physical sciences. Search all of Knovel, including engineering books, databases, equations, tables, graphs, and engineering cases.


Searching for Books

Here are some basic subject terms that can be built on to locate resources:

  • renewable energy sources
  • sustainable energy sources
  • alternate energy sources
  • energy policy
  • solar energy
  • wind power

Alternatively, use your own keywords.

Library Catalogue Keyword Search