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History of Science, Technology, Engineering & Math  

An introduction to resources in the history of science, technology, engineering and math.
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Featured Olin authors

Stay tuned for Rob Martello's forthcoming title on Paul Revere.

  • Caitrin Lynch
    Juki girls, good girls : gender and cultural politics in Sri Lanka's global garment industry. 2007. ISBN: 9780801445569
  • Rob Martello
    Midnight ride, industrial dawn : Paul Revere and the growth of American enterprise. 2010. ISBN: 9780801897573

Citing Research

Getting Started & Other References II


Popular & Classic title in the History of STEM

Connor, Clifford D. A People's History of Science: Miners, Midwives, and "Low Mechanics." Nation Books: New York, NY. 2005. ISBN: 1560257482. Olin Library call number: Q125 .C66 2005.

Ede, Andrew and Lesley B. Cormack. A History of Science in Society: From Philosophy to Utility. Broadview Press: Ontario, Canada. 2004. ISBN: 1551113325. Olin Library call number: Q125 .E33 2004.

Kirby, Richard Shelton; Sidney Withington; Arthur Burr Darling; and Frederick Gridley Kilgour. Engineering History. Dover Publications: New York, NY. 1990. ISBN: 0486264122. Olin Library call number: TA15 .E54 1990.

McClellan, James E. III, and Harold Dorn. Science and Technology in World History: An Introduction. The John Hopkins University Press: Baltimore, MD. 1999. ISBN: 0801858682. Olin Library call number: Q125 .M414 1999.

Pacey, Arnold. Technology in World Civilization: A Thousand-Year History. The MIT Press: Cambridge, MA. 1991, Eighth paperback edition, 2001. ISBN: 0262660725. Olin Library call number: T15 .P353 1991.

Smith, Merritt Roe, and Gregory Clancey. Major Problems in the History of American Technology. Houghton Mifflin Company: Boston and New York. 1998. ISBN: 0669354724. Olin Library call number: T21 .M35 1998.

Usher, Abbott Payson. A History of Mechanical Inventions, Revised Edition. Dover Publications: New York, NY. 1929, 1954; renewed 1982. ISBN: 048625593X. Olin Library call number: T15 .U8 1988.

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