Electrical Technology Resources

SELECTED RESOURCES FROM THE BFIT LIBRARY

LIBRARY DATABASES

Gale Powersearch
Contains many full-text articles from Electrical Technology publications including: Electric World, Electrical & Mechanical Contractor, Electricity Journal, and many others.

EBSCO Omnifile Full-Text Select
Also contains many articles from Electrical Technology publications, most in full text, including: Electric Perspectives, Electrical Construction and Maintenence, Electrical Wholesaling and others.

BOOKS

eBooks

Advanced Electrical Installation WorkLinsley,Trevor.
In EbscoE-Book collection.


Dictionary of Electrical Installation Work: Illustrated Dictionary: A Practical A to Z Guide. Scaddan, Brian.
In EbscoE-Book collection.


Introduction to Electrical Installation WorkLinsley, Trevor.
In EbscoE-Book collection.


Available in the Library

American Electrician's Handbook. Croft, Terrell and Summers, Wilford I.
REF TK151.C8/2002

Cabling, the Complete Guide to Network Wiring. Groth, David, McBee, Jim andBarnett David.

REF TK3301.B37/2001

Delmar's Standard Textbook of Electricity. Herman, Stephen L.
TK146.H47/2009

The Electric Power Engineering Handbook. Editor in Chief, L. L. Grigsby.
REF TK1001.E43/2001


Introductory Circuit Analysis. Robert Boylestad
TK454.B68/2000


ELECTRICAL TECHNOLOGY WEBSITES


General

IEEE Global History Network
Resource to learn about the history of electricity and electronics. From the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.

AC Circuits, AC Electricity
"A site using animations to explain AC circuits, impedance, phase relations, resonance and RMS quantities." Created by Joe Wolfe, School of Physics, University of New South Wales.

DC Circuits Tutorial
Diagrams, problems and quiz on DC Circuits. Created by the Department of Physics, University of Guleph.

Professional Organizations

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
An international professional society for electrical and electronic engineers.

National Electrical Manufacturers Association
Focuses on creating standards for electrical equipment and publishing useful data about the industry. Valuable resource for up-to-date information.

Employment & Job Boards

Dice.com
An employment website that specializes in technical positions.

Indeed.com
A conglomerate of newspaper employment listings, employment websites, and professional organizations.

Monster.com
One of the largest job sites on the web, Monster lists almost every type of job, including many techinical positions.

SELECTED ELECTRICAL TECHNOLOGY MAGAZINES

Available Online

Control Engineering
E-Journal in Gale Power Search: January 1998-Present.
Focuses on mechanical technology and electrical engineering technology.

Electric Light and Power
E-Journal in Gale Powersearch: February 1990-Present.
Focuses on electric engineering technology and the electric engineering industry.

Electric Perspectives
E-Journal in EBSCO: January 1995-Present.
Focuses on the electronic engineering industry.

Energy Engineering
E-Journal in EBSCO: January 1999-Present.
Focuses on environmental alternatives to generating energy, such as solar power and wind.

EPRI Journal
E-Journal in Gale Powersearch: January 1993-June 2001.
Focuses on electric engineering technology and the environment.

Power
E-Journal in Gale Powersearch: Last few issues.
Published monthly. Focuses on the energy industries.

Power Engineering
E-Journal in Gale Power Search: January 1991-Present.
Focuses on coal, wind, and nuclear energy.

Power Engineering International
E-Journal in Gale Power Search: July 2002-Present.
Focuses on coal, wind, and nuclear energy.

Available in Library

IEEE Spectrum
In-Library: Last few issues.
Published monthly. Focuses on recent developments within the industry, as well as electrical, electronic, and computer technology.

Machine Design
In-Library: Last few issues.
Published biweekly. Focuses on mechanical technology and various other technologies, including computer, electrical and electronic.