Skip to main content

Engineering: Mechanical: Home

This Subject guide is your starting point for doing research in the most relevant resources in Mechanical Engineering. This include databases, reference materials, citing sources, and workshop programs to assist you with your research.

Library Zones

Visitors to the library will find a wide arrange of facilties catering to the different needs of its users. Large tables, lounge seating, 4 group project rooms, reading room area and quiet study and research zone cater for your specific needs.

GROUP PROJECT ROOMS: 4 Group project rooms in the West wing of the library, with power and campus network connection. Groups of 3 or more Engineering students have priority access.  A group can reserve one of the rooms for a specific date and time at the Circulation Desk or e-mail Pinky Matai: pinky.matai@wits.ac.za  //  tel: (011) 717-1971.

LOUNGE AREA: Casual seating at the library entrance overlooking the West campus.

READING ROOM: Facility for group or individual undergraduate students in the West wing of the library.

QUIET ZONE: The east wing of the library is the designated quiet research and study zone.

The Engineering Library

The GOLD FIELDS ENGINEERING LIBRARY is located on the ground floor of the Chamber of Mines Building on the West Campus.

LIBRARY HOURS:

DURING TERM: ** CURRENT LIBRARY HOURS**

Monday - Thursday 08h00 - 20h00
Friday 08h00 - 17h00
Saturday 08h30 - 17h00
Sunday

14h00 - 20h00

 

MID-YEAR AND YEAR END BREAKS:

Monday - Thursday 08h00 - 17h00  
Friday 08h00 - 17h00
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

Subject Guide

Maryna Van Den Heever
Contact:
Engineering library

tel: +27 11 717 1971

Welcome to the Mechanical Engineering Libguide

Welcome to the Mechanical Engineering LibGuide at Wits. This guide introduces subject resources, help and support, and information on the library services and facilities available to you.

Contact us if you have suggestions to improve our guides.

Workshops: 2017

Research Support Workshops

The Postgraduate Affairs Office runs more than 50 research methodology and writing workshops. The workshops are run in conjunction with the Humanities Graduate Centre. Not all workshops are repeated in the second semester. The programme is adjusted according to an analysis of students’ evaluations, suggestions and attendance figures to meet student requests.

The Postgraduate Affairs Office runs more than 50 research methodology and writing workshops. The workshops are run in conjunction with the Humanities Graduate Centre. Not all workshops are repeated in the second semester. The programme is adjusted according to an analysis of students’ evaluations, suggestions and attendance figures to meet student requests. - See more at: http://www.wits.ac.za/students/academic-matters/postgraduate-hub/research-support-workshops/#sthash.pZ33tNeu.dpuf
The Postgraduate Affairs Office runs more than 50 research methodology and writing workshops. The workshops are run in conjunction with the Humanities Graduate Centre. Not all workshops are repeated in the second semester. The programme is adjusted according to an analysis of students’ evaluations, suggestions and attendance figures to meet student requests. - See more at: http://www.wits.ac.za/students/academic-matters/postgraduate-hub/research-support-workshops/#sthash.pZ33tNeu.dpuf
The Postgraduate Affairs Office runs more than 50 research methodology and writing workshops. The workshops are run in conjunction with the Humanities Graduate Centre. Not all workshops are repeated in the second semester. The programme is adjusted according to an analysis of students’ evaluations, suggestions and attendance figures to meet student requests. - See more at: http://www.wits.ac.za/students/academic-matters/postgraduate-hub/research-support-workshops/#sthash.pZ33tNeu.dpuf
The Postgraduate Affairs Office runs more than 50 research methodology and writing workshops. The workshops are run in conjunction with the Humanities Graduate Centre. Not all workshops are repeated in the second semester. The programme is adjusted according to an analysis of students’ evaluations, suggestions and attendance figures to meet student requests. - See more at: http://www.wits.ac.za/students/academic-matters/postgraduate-hub/research-support-workshops/#sthash.pZ33tNeu.dpuf
 
The Postgraduate Affairs Office runs more than 50 research methodology and writing workshops. The workshops are run in conjunction with the Humanities Graduate Centre. Not all workshops are repeated in the second semester. The programme is adjusted according to an analysis of students’ evaluations, suggestions and attendance figures to meet student requests. - See more at: http://www.wits.ac.za/students/academic-matters/postgraduate-hub/research-support-workshops/#sthash.pZ33tNeu.dpuf

Engineering library QR Code