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Autodesk 3ds Max 2019 Fundamentals

Available October 29, 2018
By ASCENT
700 pages
  • Designed for users completely new to 3ds Max
  • Uses real world tasks encountered in everyday use
  • Geared towards professionals in Architecture, Interior Design, Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, and Product Design industries
  • Covers modeling, assembling files, materials, lighting, rendering and animation
  • Thorough coverage of tools teaches you to take full advantage of Autodesk 3ds Max

Introduction to AutoCAD 2019 for Civil Engineering Applications

Available September 17, 2018
800 pages
  • Combines the theory of engineering graphics and the use of AutoCAD 2019
  • 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

Autodesk Revit 2019 Architecture Certification Exam Study Guide

Available September 10, 2018
600 pages
  • Written for users already familiar with Autodesk Revit that want to get certified
  • Covers both the Certified User and Certified Professional exams
  • Contains exercises and practice questions in each chapter for both exams
  • Includes two complete, timed practice exams that can be run on your computer

Autodesk AutoCAD Architecture 2019 Fundamentals

Available September 3, 2018
350 pages
  • Designed for new users of AutoCAD Architecture 2019
  • Uses a tutorial style that progresses with each chapter
  • Guides you through building a completed 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom house
  • Includes quizzes and practice exams
  • Features lessons on animations, fire-rating floor plans, and printing to PDF

Designing with Creo Parametric 5.0

Available August 20, 2018
550 pages
  • Focuses on applying Creo Parametric as a design tool
  • Design intent is referenced and used throughout the book
  • Uses graphically rich step by step tutorials throughout the text
  • Contains extensive chapters on dimensioning and engineering drawings
  • Includes an introduction to Creo Simulate

Engineering Graphics Essentials with AutoCAD 2019 Instruction

Available August 10, 2018
950 pages
  • Covers both engineering graphics and AutoCAD 2019
  • 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

Project Based SOLIDWORKS 2018

Available August 3, 2018
350 pages
  • Intended for users completely new to SOLIDWORKS
  • Designed to complement an engineering graphics course
  • Uses a project based approach throughout the book
  • Includes nine and a half hours of video instruction

Parametric Modeling with Creo Parametric 5.0

Available July 25, 2018
550 pages
  • Covers solid modeling and parametric modeling with Creo Parametric 5.0
  • Guides you from creating basic shapes to building intelligent solid models and multi-view drawings
  • Uses a hands-on, exercise intensive, tutorial style approach
  • Includes coverage of Creo Animation, advanced assembly modeling, and sheet metal design
  • Contains a new chapter on 3D printing

Autodesk Revit 2019 Architecture Basics

Available July 18, 2018
650 pages
  • Designed for anyone who wants to learn 3D parametric modeling for commercial structures
  • Uses a tutorial style that progresses with each chapter
  • Filled with helpful tips and tricks throughout the book
  • Will help you design buildings faster, more easily and more beautifully

Creo Parametric 5.0 Advanced Tutorial

Available July 16, 2018
250 pages
  • Uses concise, individual, step-by-step tutorials
  • Covers the most important advanced features, commands, and functions of Creo Parametric
  • Explains not only how but also why commands are used
  • Contains an ongoing project throughout the book

Learning Autodesk Inventor 2019

Available July 10, 2018
500 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

Autodesk Inventor 2019 and Engineering Graphics

Available July 9, 2018
700 pages
  • Teaches you the principles of both engineering graphics and Autodesk Inventor 2019
  • 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

AutoCAD 2019 Tutorial Second Level 3D Modeling

Available July 2, 2018
400 pages
  • Designed for users who want to learn 3D modeling using AutoCAD 2019
  • 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

AutoCAD 2019 Instructor

Available July 2, 2018
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 2019 are highlighted for easy access
  • Includes bonus chapters on dynamic blocks and express tools

Technical Drawing 101 with AutoCAD 2019

Available June 29, 2018
550 pages
  • Blends technical drawing and an introduction to AutoCAD 2019
  • 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

AutoCAD Civil 3D 2019 Fundamentals

Available June 22, 2018
By ASCENT
650 pages
  • Designed for readers with no prior AutoCAD Civil 3D experience
  • Covers the core tasks and common workflows of AutoCAD Civil 3D
  • Learn to create and analyze surfaces, model road corridors, perform takeoff and volume calculations, lay out pipe networks and much more

Tools for Design Using AutoCAD 2019 and Autodesk Inventor 2019

Available June 22, 2018
650 pages
  • Designed for students that want to learn AutoCAD and Inventor 2019 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

Principles and Practice An Integrated Approach to Engineering Graphics and AutoCAD 2019

Available June 22, 2018
600 pages
  • Unifies engineering graphics with AutoCAD 2019 instruction into one book
  • Uses a tutorial style with numerous exercises and review questions
  • Designed for classroom use
  • Covers the AutoCAD Certified User Exam

Autodesk Revit 2019 Structure Fundamentals

Available June 19, 2018
By ASCENT
650 pages
  • Teaches you Building Information Modeling (BIM) with Autodesk Revit
  • Shows you how to create, document and print parametric models
  • Covers many different building types

Autodesk Revit 2019 MEP Fundamentals

Available June 19, 2018
By ASCENT
700 pages
  • Learn to create 3D Parametric models of MEP systems using Autodesk Revit
  • Introduces you to the basics of HVAC, electrical, piping/plumbing and more
  • Learn to create construction documents, create schedules and add details with Autodesk Revit
  • Takes you through the basics of a complete MEP project
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