Skip to Main Content

Aviation Technology


This research guide will help you find information in the field of aviation technology, as well as aeronautics and flight, in general.


Reference Universe

To quickly locate information on your aviation topic, use the database, Reference Universe.  This powerful tool will direct you to print (and some online) reference sources available in our library system.  For example, type "aeronautical engineering" in the search box and you will be directed to print reference sources that have entries on this topic.  Among them, The McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science and Technology with 94 entries on different aspects of aeronautical engineering.

Credo Reference

Credo Reference is an online reference library that provides access to a growing selection of reference books. Includes encyclopedias, dictionaries, thesauri, books of quotations, and a range of subject-specific titles from art to accountancy and literature to law. Credo Reference generates a network of cross-references that provide an easy-to-follow trail to related information contained anywhere within the library.  For example, search  "Aerodynamics," "Aircraft Design," or "Aeronautical Engineering" for articles from a variety of encyclopedias and dictionaries.

Related Research Guides

St. Louis Community College Libraries

Florissant Valley Campus Library
3400 Pershall Rd.
Ferguson, MO 63135-1408
Phone: 314-513-4514

Forest Park Campus Library
5600 Oakland
St. Louis, MO 63110-1316
Phone: 314-644-9210

Meramec Campus Library
11333 Big Bend Road
St. Louis, MO 63122-5720
Phone: 314-984-7797

Wildwood Campus Library
2645 Generations Drive
Wildwood, MO 63040-1168
Phone: 636-422-2000