Skulepedia:Reading list

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Skulepedia relies on documentation and written work from many authors. Although every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy and completeness of the articles here, readers may wish to consult original sources and contemporary works of historians and important persons concerned.

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Books[edit]

Faculty-authorized[edit]

Several definitive volumes (authorized by the Faculty) have been written about Skule™ history, and are very useful as a starting point for research:

  • Young, C.R. Early engineering education at Toronto, 1851-1919. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1958. ISBN 0802050689
  • Harris, Robin S., and Montagnes, Ian, eds. Cold iron and Lady Godiva: engineering education at Toronto, 1920-1972. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1973. ISBN 0802020623
  • White, Richard. The Skule story: the University of Toronto Faculty of Applied Science and engineering, 1873-2000. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2000. ISBN 0772767041
  • Moriarty, Catherine. John Galbraith, 1846-1914: engineer and educator : a portrait. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1989. ISBN 0772767009
  • Levine, Barry G. A Century of Skill and Vigour. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1985.

University of Toronto[edit]

Some books on the history of the University of Toronto have significant sections on the Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering:

  • Friedland, Martin. The University of Toronto: a history. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2002. ISBN 978-0802044297
  • Richards, Larry Wayne. The Campus Guide: University of Toronto. New York: Princeton Architectural Press, 2009. ISBN 978-1568987194