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Knovel (database instruction)

This database will help you find reference material, data, graphs, and more relating to various engineering topics.



Welcome to the

The Knovel Database contains about 2,800 electronic books covering 24 engineering subject areas (e.g., Civil, Electrical, Electronic, and Mechanical engineering). The full text of all these items is keyword searchable. It also has unit conversion, property searches, and equation help. 

The following pages provide a step-by-step introduction to the e-Library for Red River College students and staff.

Access the Knovel Database through A-Z Databases

Don’t forget to check out the related guides for similar topics and if you have any questions please don’t hesitate to contact me.

Thanks, and enjoy!

How to logon to RRC Resources

Some online materials are restricted to student/staff use only. Use your college username and password to access these resources (i.e. same username and password used for Hub)

To learn more about using the Library's online materials, check out Access Online Library Materials

How to use databases

RRC Library subscribes to many databases. Many can be searched simultaneously by using OneSearch. Others are independent and each of these has their own searching strategies. To see all the databases RRC Library has to offer check out A-Z Databases

To learn more about searching and using databases, check out A-Z Database List.