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Transportation

"No other man-made device since the shields and lances of the ancient knights fulfills a man's ego like an automobile." Sir William Rootes

Multimedia

Multimedia

The library complements print resources with multimedia to enrich your studies. A sampling of titles is provided below. Materials located at either campus may be requested via interlibrary loan (may take a day or two).  The catalog iLink provides access to all titles.

Truck Drivers—Career Q&A: Professional Advice and Insight

What is it like to be a truck driver? In this Career Q&A video interview, Martin Combs talks about his career path, what he does on the job, and the keys to success in the field. He also offers candid advice on breaking into the profession as well as insight into the industry’s biggest challenges and how the field may change in the next ten years. (14 minutes)

Speed: The Genius of Invention—Ideas That Changed the World

This video looks at the fascinating chain of events that made the everyday marvel of quick and safe global travel possible. Coming from the Rolls Royce aero-engine factory Michael Mosley and team tell the amazing story of three more era-defining inventions: the steam locomotive, the internal combustion engine, and the jet engine. (49 minutes)