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EGR 601: Getting Started

Fall 2016.

EGR601 Leveraging UK Libraries


Welcome to the EGR Course Guide!  Here you will find a variety of resources from databases to help planning your dissertation.  My contact information as well as Rachel's is here along with links so you can set up consult appointments with us.  We will post the presentation here after your Wednesday class.  Please contact us if you have any questions or need assistance finding information.  


These technical databases are useful for research in a variety of science and engineering disciplines.  For subject-specific research, see the research guides listed below or go to

Indium phosphide nanocrystalline surface obtained by electrochemical etching

Schedule a Consult

Click here to  Schedule a Consult.  These are approximately one hour long and will be focused on your research.  Please provide as much information on your topic - focus, key concepts, key words, what you have researched, what you may be having difficulty with in your literature searching. 

Consult Schedule

Here is the consult schedule for your class.  This contains the date, time, and Engineering Library consultant.  If you cannot meet make your appointment for some reason, please call 257-4364 and ask them to let know you will be late or cannot make the appointment. 

Links to Additional Research Guides

These guides may have information that is of interest to you.

Head Librarian - Shaver Engineering Library

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Susan K Smith
Science & Engineering Library
Office: 310G
M.I. King Bldg. - South
179 Funkhouser Drive

SEL Manager - Public Services

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Rachel Combs
Science & Engineering Library
Office: 211A
M.I. King Bldg. - South
179 Funkhouser Drive