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Instructors' Comments
Here's what instructors are saying about our textbooks. We're passionate about making sure all our titles get raves like these...

"The best high school engineering book I have found. Gives a great foundation to teach Engineering. Helps me meet state standards and gives me great ideas for class projects."
Steve Sweigart
Johns Creek High School
Alpharetta, GA

"I looked long and hard for a textbook that the students could learn from and relate to, and this book does both. It's great."
Jim Jones
Fairfield High School
Goshen, IN

"The students like the book and the hands-on activities."
Paul Kynerd
Miami Lakes Ed Center
Miami, FL

"The best book I've found so far. The projects are engaging and thought-provoking, and the content is extremely relevant."
Dan McCue
St. Xavier High School
Louisville, KY

Great Lakes Press' Engineering Links

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Other Testing/ Engineering Resources

Directories & Guides
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International Societies

Canadian Society for Mechanical Engineers (CSME) - dynamic national technical society devoted to mechanical engineering in today's market.
Canadian Society for Civil Engineering (CSCE)
Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE), UK-based organization


National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES)
National Institute for Standards and Technology (NIST)
National Society of Architectural Engineers
National Society of Professional Engineers (NSPE) NSPE strengthens the engineering profession across all disciplines by promoting engineering licensure and ethics, publishing news of the profession, providing continuing education opportunities, etc.
Next Generation Manufacturing Network - an education and research-based network supporting the activities of the National Science Foundation Advanced Technical Education Alliance (ATE) Program.
Society for Experimental Mechanics - An international professional association dedicated to furthering the knowledge of material response (stress/strain) phenomena and the failure of materials and structures from a research and current technology perspective. 
Society of Women Engineers (SWE)
United States Association for Computational Mechanics

State Board Links

AK State Bd. of Registration
AL State Bd. of Registration
AR State Bd. of Registration
AZ State Bd. of Registration
CA State Bd. of Registration
CO State Bd. of Registration
DE Association of PEs
FL Bd. of Professional Engineers
GA State Bd. of PEs
HI Dept. of Cons. Affairs Admin. rules for PEs
IA Department of Commerce
ID State Bd. of PEs
IL Dept. of Professional Regulation
IN State Bd. of Registration
KS State Bd., Info for Professional Engineers
KY State Bd. of Registration
LA State Bd. of Registration
MA Division of Registration for PEs
MA Society of PEs
MD State Bd. of Registration
ME State Bd. of Registration
MI - Engineering Society of Detroit
MN State Bd. of Registration
MO State Bd. for PEs
MT State Bd. of PEs
MS State Bd. of Registration
NC State Bd. of Registration for PEs
ND State Bd. of Registration
NE State Bd. of Registration
NH Joint Bd. of Licensure and Certification
NJ State Bd. of Registration
NM State Bd. of Registration
NV State Bd. of Engineers
NY State Education Dept. PE license requirements and FAQs
OH State Bd. of Registration for PEs
OK State Bd. of Registration for PEs
OR State Bd. of Registration for PEs
PA State Bd. of Registration
RI State Bd. of Registration for PEs
SC Div. of Prof. and Occupational Licensing
SD Commission of Engineering
TN State Bd. of Registration
TX State Bd. of Registration for PEs
UT State PE License Application (Word Perfect file)
UT State PE Licensing Act Rules (Word Perfect file)
VA Regulatory Bd. for PEs
VI State Bd. of Registration
VT Society. of State Info on professional licensing
WA State Bd. of Registration for PEs
WI Dept. of Regulation & Licensing
WY State Bd. of Registration for PEs

Other Testing/ Engineering Resources

International Test and Evaluation Association (ITEA)
Professional Credential Services, Inc. Exam services for CT, IA, MA, MI, NJ, PA, PR, and VA
Mechanical Engineering News is an Internet publication of the Mechanical Engineering Division of ASEE.
National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES)
Resources for passing the Mechanical PE exam
Find an online engineering degree program