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Chemistry and Life Science: Chemical Engineering

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What You Will Find Here

This page presents general resources for research on Chemical Engineering topics. Use the information on this page to get started with your research.



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Welcome to the general Chemical Engineering research page! On this page you will find a list of and links to standard Chemical Engineering reference works, databases where you can find journal articles on Chemical Engineering topics, and a brief guide to browsing books on various Chemical Engineering topics. Search Scout using keywords or authors on your topic for results within our library and more; search our library catalog for our books, ebooks, and journals.

Chemical Engineering Databases

Chemical Engineering REFERENCE Sources

Chemical Engineering Books by call number

Are you curious about the Chemical Engineering books we have here in the USMA Library? You can always use Scout or the Library Catalog to search for a book on a specific topic, but if you enjoy browsing the shelves, go up to the west side of the 5th floor and find the call numbers that start with "TP." Here's a general listing of subject areas: 

TP1-1185     Chemical technology
TP155-156      -- Chemical engineering
TP200-248 --  Chemicals: Manufacture, use, etc.
TP248.13-248.65  Biotechnology
TP267.5-301    Explosives and pyrotechnics
TP315-360   Fuel
TP368-456   Food processing and manufacture
TP480-498        Low temperature engineering.  Cryogenic engineering.  Refrigeration
TP500-660     Fermentation industries.  Beverages.  Alcohol
TP670-699  Oils, fats, and waxes
TP690-692.5  Petroleum refining.  Petroleum products
TP700-746  Illuminating industries (Nonelectric)
TP751-762  Gas industry
TP785-869      Clay industries.  Ceramics.  Glass
TP875-888   Cement industries
TP890-933    Textile bleaching, dyeing, printing, etc.
TP934-945 Paints, pigments, varnishes, etc.
TP1080-1185    Polymers and polymer manufacture
Additional Chemical Engineering topics in other call number/subject areas throughout the library. Click here to find the location of a call number.
QH  Biology Biomechanics
TS Process Control Chemical
UF Artillery Weapons Systems
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