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Introduction to AutoCAD 2018 for Civil Engineering Applications medium book cover

Introduction to AutoCAD 2018 for Civil Engineering Applications

Available September 18, 2017
800 pages
  • Combines the theory of engineering graphics and the use of AutoCAD 2018
  • Designed specifically for civil engineering students
  • Uses clearly defined objectives and step-by-step instructions
  • Includes a chapter covering the basics of free hand drawing
  • Features a new chapter on Xref
Engineering Graphics Essentials with AutoCAD 2018 Instruction medium book cover

Engineering Graphics Essentials with AutoCAD 2018 Instruction

Available July 24, 2017
950 pages
  • Covers both engineering graphics and AutoCAD 2018
  • Each book includes videos, audio lectures, interactive quizzes and more
  • Numerous exercises are used throughout the book to reinforce key concepts
  • Includes hand sketching exercises
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Tutorial Guide to AutoCAD 2018

Available July 7, 2017
700 pages
  • Covers 2D drawing and 3D modeling
  • Uses step-by-step tutorials and written for novice users
  • Organization that parallels an introductory engineering course
  • Mechanical, electrical, civil, and architectural based end of chapter problems
  • Prepares you for the AutoCAD Certification Exam
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AutoCAD 2018 Instructor

Available July 7, 2017
1250 pages
  • In depth coverage of AutoCAD’s commands and features
  • Chapters are structured around related commands
  • Starts with fundamental commands and progresses to more specialized applications
  • An ideal reference guide for users at all levels
  • Well suited for a two or three course sequence
  • Commands and features new in AutoCAD 2018 are highlighted for easy access
  • Includes bonus chapters on dynamic blocks and express tools
Tools for Design Using AutoCAD 2018 and Autodesk Inventor 2018 medium book cover

Tools for Design Using AutoCAD 2018 and Autodesk Inventor 2018

Available July 3, 2017
650 pages
  • Designed for students that want to learn AutoCAD and Inventor 2018 and are completely new to CAD
  • Covers 2D drawing, 3D modeling, assembly modeling, freehand sketching and finite element analysis
  • Uses step-by-step instructions throughout the book
  • Includes three assembly projects using three popular robot kits
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Technical Drawing 101 with AutoCAD 2018

Available June 26, 2017
500 pages
  • Blends technical drawing and an introduction to AutoCAD 2018
  • Covers both mechanical and architectural projects
  • Seventeen hours of video instruction is included with each book
  • Drafting theory is incorporated throughout the text
  • Designed to be used in a single semester, instructor led course
  • Each chapter contains key terms, unit summaries, review questions and drawing projects
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Autodesk Inventor 2018 and Engineering Graphics

Available June 26, 2017
700 pages
  • Teaches you the principles of both engineering graphics and Autodesk Inventor 2018
  • Uses step by step tutorials that cover the most common features of Autodesk Inventor
  • Includes a chapter on stress analysis
  • Prepares you for the Autodesk Inventor Certified User Exam
Learning Autodesk Inventor 2018 medium book cover

Learning Autodesk Inventor 2018

Available June 23, 2017
550 pages
  • Teaches beginners how to use Autodesk Inventor with easy to understand tutorials
  • Features a simple robot design used as a project throughout the book
  • Covers modeling, gear creation, linkage analysis, assemblies, simulations and 3D animation
  • Available with an optional robot kit
AutoCAD 2018 Tutorial Second Level 3D Modeling medium book cover

AutoCAD 2018 Tutorial Second Level 3D Modeling

Available June 6, 2017
400 pages
  • Designed for users who want to learn 3D modeling using AutoCAD 2018
  • Uses step-by-step tutorials that progress with each chapter
  • Learn to create wireframe models, 3D surface models, 3D solid models, multiview drawings and 3D renderings
Principles and Practice An Integrated Approach to Engineering Graphics and AutoCAD 2018 medium book cover

Principles and Practice An Integrated Approach to Engineering Graphics and AutoCAD 2018

Available June 5, 2017
600 pages
  • Unifies engineering graphics with AutoCAD 2018 instruction into one book
  • Uses a tutorial style with numerous exercises and review questions
  • Designed for classroom use
  • Covers the AutoCAD Certified User Exam
Parametric Modeling with Autodesk Inventor 2018 medium book cover

Parametric Modeling with Autodesk Inventor 2018

Available June 2, 2017
600 pages
  • Designed specifically for beginners with no prior CAD experience
  • Uses a hands-on, exercise-intensive, tutorial style approach
  • Covers parametric modeling, 3D Modeling, and the Autodesk Inventor Certified User Exam
  • Includes a chapter on stress analysis
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Autodesk AutoCAD 2018 Fundamentals

Available June 1, 2017
500 pages
  • Designed for new users of AutoCAD 2018
  • Uses a tutorial style that progresses with each chapter
  • Teaches you to use AutoCAD as a tool for drafting and design
Engineering & Computer Graphics Workbook Using SOLIDWORKS 2017 medium book cover

Engineering & Computer Graphics Workbook Using SOLIDWORKS 2017

Available May 22, 2017
250 pages
  • An exercise based workbook using step-by-step tutorials teaches you to use SOLIDWORKS 2017
  • Designed for use in an undergraduate engineering course
  • Based on the concurrent engineering design process
  • Covers modeling, finite elements, assembly modeling, kinematic simulation, rapid prototyping and projecting engineering drawings
Official Certified SOLIDWORKS Professional (CSWP) Certification Guide with Video Instruction medium book cover

Official Certified SOLIDWORKS Professional (CSWP) Certification Guide with Video Instruction

Available May 17, 2017
200 pages
  • The official guide to preparing for the CSWP CORE exam
  • Each chapter focuses on a segment of the CSWP CORE exam
  • Intended for users who have already passed the CSWA exam
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AutoCAD 2018 Tutorial First Level 2D Fundamentals

Available May 15, 2017
450 pages
  • Designed for users new to CAD
  • Uses step-by-step tutorials to teach you 2D drawing using AutoCAD
  • Covers the performance tasks found on the AutoCAD 2018 Certified User Examination
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AutoCAD 2018 for the Interior Designer

Available May 8, 2017
450 pages
  • No prior AutoCAD experience is required
  • Created specifically for interior designers and classroom use
  • Uses interior space planning tutorials
  • Focused around a hotel suite project
  • Covers AutoCAD for both Macs and PCs
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Residential Design Using AutoCAD 2018

Available April 17, 2017
450 pages
  • Designed for new users of AutoCAD 2018
  • Project based tutorials design a house from start to finish using AutoCAD 2018
  • Includes access to extensive video instruction
  • Bonus material covers must know commands, sketching exercises, a roof study workbook and more
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Autodesk Inventor 2018

Available April 11, 2017
384 pages
  • Designed for anyone who wants to learn Autodesk Inventor
  • Absolutely no previous experience with CAD is required
  • Uses a learn by doing approach
  • Starts at a basic level and guides you to an advanced user level
  • Now includes extensive video instruction
  • Features a new chapter on Sheet Metal
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Parametric Modeling with Autodesk Fusion 360

Available April 10, 2017
400 pages
  • Designed specifically for beginners with no prior CAD experience
  • Uses a hands-on, exercise-intensive, tutorial style approach
  • Teaches you parametric and 3D modeling using Autodesk Fusion 360
  • Features a dedicated chapter on 3D printing
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Parametric Modeling with SOLIDWORKS 2017

Available April 6, 2017
598 pages
  • Teaches you SOLIDWORKS 2017 and parametric modeling with hands on tutorials
  • Also covers sheet metal, SimulationXpress, basic motion analysis, collision detection and more
  • Prepares you to take the Certified SOLIDWORKS Associate Exam
  • Features a new chapter introducing you to 3D printing
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