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Industrial and Systems Engineering

Using tertiary sources for background research

Tertiary sources compile, summarize, index, or help identify scholarly sources on a topic. They are useful for background research or to get an overview of a topic before delving into secondary or primary sources. Common tertiary sources for Industrial and Systems Engineering include handbooks and other references sources. 

From this page you can

  • Access key resources for background research in Industrial and Systems Engineering:

           Knovel - more than 800 books.

          Taylor & Francis ebooks

           Engineering Statistics Handbook

Resources for background research in Industrial and Systems Engineering