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Electrical Engineering - Electronics > Dictionaries & Encyclopedias

This guide offers you quick and easy access to electronic and print resources in the field of electrical engineering - electronics.

Electronic Format

* When a Call Number is displayed, the library also has a print copy of the document.

Print Format

Essential Tools

Dictionaries are essential tools for finding translations and synonyms. 

The electronic dictionaries Termium Plus and Grand dictionnaire terminologique provide translations and definitions for technical terms in English and French.

Encyclopedias provide summary information about a certain field or topic. They are an excellent starting point for someone who is not familar with a certain subject.

Techniques de l'ingénieur is a French language encyclopedia that is an excellent source of information for all fields of engineering.

Off-Campus Access to Documents

If you are a member of the Polytechnique Montréal community, you can access all of the Library’s electronic subscription resources from off-campus by configuring our proxy server in your browser. Direct access to some of our resources (without configuring the proxy) is also available through the links marked by an arrow Green arrow in our list of all databases.