Aerospace Engineering

Research Tip Sheet - for systematically searching academic databases (+ video tutorial | 2:25 | transcript)

Knovel Library - Includes materials and property search, interactive engineering equations, unit converter, and more | Video Tutorials

Industry Information

  • Business Source Complete - Isolate by document type (scroll down the search screen) including: Company Report and Industry Overview, or search by NAICS/Industry Code
  • Factiva - Hover over Companies/Markets and click Industry to see a list of industries, providing relevant data about an industry and summary information


  • Films on Demand - Click the three bars at the top left to 'View All' Subjects, including Mechanical & Aerospace

Associations and Organizations


Aviation Regulations

The General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA) - Important technical publications and specifications which guide the industry in standards for the development and maintenance of general aviation aircraft

The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) - Standards and Recommended Practices (SARPs) on international civil aviation, Conventions and Related Acts - eLibrary

Transportation Regulations

Energy Regulations

Engineering Standards

Also note that all of Carleton's ebooks can be found through the library's homepage, using the large search box.  Conduct a keyword search, then isolate to Available Online (under Availability) + Books (under Resource Type)

Content last reviewed: April 1, 2021