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Freshman Engineers: Achieve Better Study Skills with the UT Libraries

This guide explains ways that freshman engineering students can achieve better study skills with UT Libraries resources.

Review Calculus, Physics, and Engineering Mechanics with Online Books in AccessEngineering

AccessEngineering  (click on database link above) contains useful online books such as Schaum's Outline of Calculus; Schaum's Outline of Physics for Engineering and Science; Schaum's Outline of Engineering Mechanics: Statics; Schaum's Outline of Engineering Mechanics: Dynamics; and many other titles from the publisher McGraw-Hill. These books have worked problems.


Get a Place to Study

Find a quiet or group study area at the University Libraries so that you have a place to review notes and learn new material almost 24-7.

Hodges Library: Floors 1, 4 and 5 are quiet study floors. Floors 2, 3 and 6 are for group study.

Group study rooms on the first and second floors can be reserved online. Group study rooms on the 3rd and 4th floors are available on a first come first serve basis. The group study room on the 5th floor is accessible to graduate students and cannot be reserved.

Pendergrass Ag-Vet Med Library: Quiet study areas are available in the stacks. Study rooms and the Alcove study and meeting area are available for group study.

DeVine Music Library: In addition to the computer workstations, there are several tables spaced around the Music Library for use as study areas. The Music Library Group Study Room (G17 Haslam Music Center) accommodates 2-8 people and can be reserved.

The Hoskins Storage Reading Room located at 1400 Cumberland Avenue has a space that can also be reserved online.


Engineering Librarian

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Mikayla Wood
Subjects: Engineering