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EGR 291 Section 1 - 'Engineering the Past, Present, and Future: Articles


The MSU Libraries has access to print and electronic versions of many journals.  In some cases we just own the print version of the journal and in other cases we have online access to the full-text of other titles.  The years available vary by titles and in some cases go back to 19th century.  Below are some titles both current journal that cover the history of technology and engineering and historical titles that were published in the 19th century that may have information useful for looking at the history of engineering.

American Heritage of Invention and Technology  1994 - 2009   We only have the print version of the journal and it is located in the Main Library at call number T 1 .A455

Proceeding of the Institution of Civil Engineers - Engineering History and Heritage   Engineering History and Heritage publishes papers concerning existing infrastructure, buildings and civil engineering structures around the world, and issues related to their conservation, restoration and adaptation to meet the challenges of the 21st century. 

Transactions - Newcomen Society for the Study of the History of Engineering and Technology T

Transactions of the American Institute of Electrical Engineers 1884 - 1962

 Journal of the Institution of Electrical Engineers  1889 - 1963

Transactions of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers 

Proceeding of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers Archive - 1847- 1998  T

 Scientific American 1845 to the present The Main Library also owns the print version of this journal beginning with the year 1868 at the call number T 1 .S5




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