Archive for December, 2009

Holiday Hours

Friday, December 11th, 2009

Engineering and Computer Science Library will have reduced hours from December 21 to January 3.

Please see the holiday hours brochure.

There is also a listing of hours for all libraries here.

Happy holidays!

December Book Display – Women in Engineering

Thursday, December 3rd, 2009

Events on campus: National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women – Friday December 4, 2009

Engineering and Computer Science Library has put together a book display on Women in Engineering to mark this event.  Come by the library and check out the books celebrating the accomplishments of women in engineering.  The books will be displayed until the end of December.

There are also e-books on Women in Engineering.  They include (may require UTORid and password to access):

Engineering : women and leadership

Science and Engineering Programs On Target for Women?

Women in Science and Engineering Increasing Their Numbers in the 1990s A Statement on Policy and Strategy

Crossing boundaries, building bridges : comparing the history of women engineers, 1870s-1990s

There is also an electronic magazine on Women in Engineering:

IEEE Women in Engineering Magazine

Relevant web sites on Women in Engineering:

IEEE Women in Engineering

Ontario Society of Professional Engineers – Women in Engineering Advisory Committee

Engineers Canada – Women in Engineering

Chair for Women in Science and Engineering – Ontario

Canadian Coalition of Women in Engineering, Science, Trades and Technology