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Starting the Research Process
Very often when you start to research a topic, you need to fill in some gaps with background information. Books provides history, context, and overviews. You'll find both ebooks and print books here.
Places to Search for Background Information
Engineering publications from McGraw-Hill. If you have access issues, try clearing your browser cookies.
Full-text dictionaries/encyclopedias/books on a variety of topics.
Ebook Central - Proquest (ERAU)
Collection of ebooks covering various subjects including aviation and human factors.
Jane's by IHS
Use "Jane's All the World's Aircraft: Unmanned" to search for specifications and history of drones or other unmanned aircraft.
Previously SAE Digital Library. 175,000 technical papers, standards, ebooks, and related publications from SAE.