Background works and resources
Information Literacy Standards for Science and Technology, American Library Association, July 24, 2006. http://www.ala.org/ala/acrl/acrlstandards/infolitscitech.cfm (Accessed February 17, 2008) Document ID: 108186
ACRL S&T Division IL Task Force DRAFT, American Library Association, date unknown, http://eldwiki.lib.ucdavis.edu/images/3/3d/2008_4-14_draft_s-t_stds.pdf (Accessed May 7-10, 2004)
Andrews, Karen, UC Davis, Information Competencies for Engineers, draft, 2001 http://people.lib.ucdavis.edu/~klandrews/infocompetencies.html
LEAP (Liberal Education and America's Promise), "College Learning for the New Global Century." Executive Summary with Findings from Employer Survey. American Association of Colleges and Universities. http://www.aacu.org/advocacy/leap/documents/GlobalCentury_ExecSum_final.pdf
Lin, Poping. "Core Information Competencies Redefined: A Study of the Information Education of Engineers," Leading Ideas 11, pp. 2-7. http://www.arl.org/bm~doc/li11.pdf
Nerz, Honora F. and Suzanne T. Weiner "Information Competencies: A Strategic Approach." Proceedings of the ASEE 2001 Annual Conference, Albuquerque, NM. http://eld.lib.ucdavis.edu/fulltext/00510_2001.pdf
Okudan-Kremer, Gül E. and Bonnie A. Osif "Effect of Guided Research Experience on Product Design Performance." Journal of Engineering Education v.94, no. 2 (2005): 255-262. access to pdf requires ASEE membership http://www.asee.org/publications/jee/PAPERS/display.cfm?pdf=848.pdf (licensed resource - use your local access)
Oxnam, Maliaca. (2003) "The Informed Engineer.", In: 33rd ASEE/IEEE Frontiers in Education Conference, November 5-8, 2003, Boulder, CO, pp. F1E-5 - F1E-8, Piscataway, N.J. : IEEE. http://eld.lib.ucdavis.edu/fulltext/1443.pdf
Rodrigues, R.J. 2001. Industry expectations of the new engineer. Science & Technology Libraries 19(3/4):179-188.
Tenopir, Carol, Donald W. King. Communication Patterns of Engineers. Piscataway, NJ : IEEE Press ; Hoboken, NJ : Wiley-Interscience, 2004.
Weiner, Suzanne. "Librarians as teaching team members in a mechanical engineering senior design course." Science and Technology Libraries 16(1):3-10.
Williams, Virginia Kay and Christine Lea Fletcher "Materials Used by Master's Students in Engineering and Implications for Collection Development: A Citation Analysis," Issues in Science and Technology Librarianship, 45 Winter (2006). http://www.istl.org/06-winter/refereed1.html