Step 1: Build Your Knowledge Foundation First
Get summaries from encyclopedias, handbooks and other types of reference material so that you become familiar with your topic before you do the actual research. The knowledge that you gain will make you a better searcher and will help you recognize relevant material.
Step 2: Now It's Time to do the Research
If you need more material, use these resources which are specifically designed for engineers:
Using "Library One Search," can you find encyclopedia articles, books, and journal articles that relate to each of the following topics?