The Learning Commons provides many resources to support you on the path to your degree! We offer a full-service library with books, periodicals, electronic resources, and database access. We also provide access to textbooks and free tutoring.
This guide is designed to help you get started with finding information for Western programs and courses in manufacturing.
The guide is divided into different sections (books, databases, etc.). Navigate to the different sections using the tabs on the left.
For more information about the Learning Commons or for more general academic resources, please visit us in the Learning Commons or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
How to Use a LibGuide
What is a LibGuide?
LibGuidescollectresearch information in one convenient place. They're updated in real time, which means you are always reading the most updated version.
How do I use a LibGuide?
LINKto LibGuide PAGESwhich are stacked in the column on the left. Some PAGES may have subpages stacked below the main page. Page BOXESwill also appear below the main page.SCROLL down aPAGEto view LibGuide BOXES
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