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Moving Parts : Steam Engines and Mechnical Drawings — Class of 41 Gallery, GL 3rd floor

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Wednesday, April 25, 2012

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Moving Parts : Steam Engines and Mechnical Drawings — Class of 41 Gallery, GL 3rd floor Moving Parts : Steam Engines and Mechnical Drawings — Class of 41 Gallery, GL 3rd floor

Gordon Library is fortunate to have the opportunity to exhibit working model steam engines made by master model maker Daniel Fay. Mr Fay spent his career making models for Morgan Construction Company. Several of Dan's models are on display in "Moving Parts," on loan from his family, combined with drawings of engines done by WPI students in the late 19th century. The exhibit is located in the Class of '41 Gallery, Gordon Library 3rd floor, until mid-July.

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AccessEngineering eBooks Now Available

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Thursday, December 15, 2011

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The library now provides access to AccessEngineering which features fulltext content from a range of McGraw-Hill engineering publications. Includes the latest editions of classics such as Marks' Standard Handbook for Mechanical Engineers, Perry's Chemical Engineers Handbook, Standard Handbook for Electrical Engineers, and many more eBook titles.

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Science Boot Camp for Librarians at WPI

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Tuesday, June 7, 2011

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Sixty regional librarians are coming to WPI for Science Boot Camp to learn about e-Science key concepts and internet-based research tools in select subject areas, and prepare to engage faculty about e-Science in their disciplines. Ken Stafford and Mike Gennert from WPI are presenting on robotics engineering. Other topics include astronomy and epidemiology.

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Win an iPad, a $500 cash prize, or one of several other cool prizes

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Tuesday, September 14, 2010

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Take part in the Knovel University Challenge and win great prizes. Go to http://www.knoveluniversitychallenge.com to learn more.

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eResearch: Building Data Intensive Engineering and Science Cyberinfrastructure

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Monday, March 22, 2010

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Guest Speaker: Sayeed Choudhury, Johns Hopkins University Tues. April 6, 2010 4-5pm Location:  Higgins Laboratories 114 How do we ensure our digital research efforts are available current and future use in the life sciences and engineering? “Science and engineering research and education are increasingly digital and data-intensive, which means that new management structures and technologies will […]

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