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Library Lists: recommended reading
Many reading lists are now available in Moodle courses for individual units, via the 'Library Lists' system.
See below for a link to all available Electronic & Electrical Engineering 'Library Lists':
Past exam papers
Past exam papers
The Library provides you with access to Semester 1 and Semester 2 exam papers from the last 5 years, to help with revision. If you can't find the paper you are looking for it may be because:
• The unit code has changed
• It has been restricted by your Department
Please be aware that older papers might not be relevant to current course content.
Skills for Study This link opens in a new window
Description: Interactive tutorials with activities and tests covering: reading and note making, critical thinking skills and referencing and understanding plagiarism.
JoVE (Journal of Visualised Experiments) This link opens in a new window
JoVE provides 12,000+ science and engineering videos. These cover core concepts and experimental techniques, divided between its Science Education platform and peer-reviewed, video research Journal. Itincludes a number of engineering topics and resources.
Skills training and support
Aimed at undergraduates and Masters students.
Workshops and courses for doctoral students, organised by The Doctoral College and delivered by specialist university staff or external trainers.
Linkedin Learning provides access to a huge range of video tutorials on key software e.g. CAD, as well as personal and professional skills, business, marketing, web design, programming and more. Access for current students and staff from Engineering & Design and School of Management only.
MIT OpenCourseWare - Electrical Engineering
The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) provides access online to its learning materials for Electrical Engineering and other courses - featuring syllabus, lecture notes, assignments, links and more.
MIT OpenCourseWare - Mechanical Engineering
The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) provides access online to its learning materials for Mechanical Engineering and other courses - featuring syllabus, lecture notes, assignments, links and more.
Useful websites for Electronic & Electrical Engineers
Aerospace Technology Institute (ATI)
ATI is an organisation that develops technology strategy for the UK aerospace sector and funds world-class research and development. The publications, offered on the website, include the ATI FlyZero reports.
Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)
Educational and Scientific computing society. Includes extensive Digital Library.
Information on the activities of CIGRE, the Council on Large Electric Systems. CIGRE is an international non-profit Association promoting collaboration between more than 3500 electrical power systems experts from all around the world. CIGRE’s aims include designing and deploying the power systems of the future, optimizing existing equipment and power systems, respecting the environment, and offering access to information.
CIGRE publications are available from the e-CIGRE library.
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
Information about the Institute and its societies, including membership, publications, careers and conference.
Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET)
Information about the Institution, including publications, membership, events and careers. Student membership allows access to IET Library services and the site has a dedicated student zone.
Institute of Physics (IoP)
Information about the Institute and its activities, especially that of its active publishing division. The IOP publishes major research journals in pure and applied physics, including materials science, microengineering, semiconductors and biophysics.
Intute Virtual Training Suite - Electrical Engineering
Free tutorial for developing internet search skills and awareness of important high-quality sites and sources online.
TechXtra is a search interface providing access to freely available full-text content from articles, websites, theses and dissertations, books, industry news, new job announcements, technical reports, e-prints, learning and teaching resources and the latest research, in engineering, mathematics and computing.
Engineering search and industrial supplier catalogue. Product and suppliers directory includes more than 122 million parts from suppliers across the industrial sector, searchable by specification.