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Applied science and technologies

Multimedia materials on applied science

The Library’s multimedia collections cover a broad spectrum of applied sciences and technologies, including in particular the following:

  • mechanics, which is very well represented in the collections – e.g. automobile mechanics in the Autotech collection
  • electricity and energy: CD-ROMs on refrigeration technologies by the International Institute of Refrigeration
  • electronics: Électronique de puissance : méthodologie et convertisseurs élémentaires; and automation: Guide de choix automates programmables industriels
  • process engineering: the Récents progrès en génie des procédés CD-ROM collection by the French Society for Process Engineering (Société française de génie des procédés)
  • construction: publications by the Scientific and Technical Building Center (Centre Scientifique et Technique du Bâtiment/CSTB) and materials on roadworks and civil engineering
  • products and their treatment, including in particular agricultural products: POTEAZ : fertilisation azotée de la pomme de terre en région Picardie : nouvelle méthode de bilan azoté sur pomme de terre
  • materials and their treatment: cement (various titles by the Center for Information on Cement and its Uses (Centre d’information sur le ciment et ses applications)), wood and metal: educational materials by the Federation of Steel Tube Manufacturers (Chambre syndicale des fabricants de tubes d’acier)
  • vehicles, and more specifically aerospace vehicles: around 20 CD-ROMs by the French Aeronautics and Astronautics Association (Association aéronautique et astronautique de France/AAAF)

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

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