Looking for Background Information?
Start here! These resources are a good place to get definitions of terms and concepts as well as general background information.
CRCnetBASE - Includes hundreds of online books related to renewable energy resources.
Credo Reference - Includes titles such as: Encyclopedia of Energy, the Dictionary of Environmental Science and Technology, and the Dictionary of Engineering Terms.
Plunkett's renewable, alternative & hydrogen energy industry almanac available in the reference section, HD9502.U52 P625 2007
Looking for Research Articles?
Start with these Electronic Resources. Also see the Oregon Tech Library’s webpage listing databases on the subject of Engineering & Technology.
Primary Electronic Resources
Secondary Electronic Resources
Looking for a Book in the Oregon Tech Library or Other Libraries?
Books and other items are listed in the Library Catalog. Use the Library Catalog
to find materials in the Oregon Tech Libraries' collections and through the Summit. Summit provides access to materials from 36 academic libraries in Oregon and Washington for Oregon Tech students, faculty and staff. See the titles and suggested Library of Congress call number ranges below for pointers to popular items.
Try these Library of Congress call number ranges to find books on the shelf.
- HD 9502-9502.5 Energy industries. Energy policy. Fuel trade
- QC 621 Thermoelectricity
- TJ 163.13-163.25 Power resources
- TJ 163.26-163.5 Energy conservation
- TJ 807-830 Renewable energy sources
TJ 820-828 Wind Power
- TK 1087 Photovoltaic power
- TP 315-360 Fuel