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Motive Power: Annacis Island Campus: Getting started

Resources for programs that train heavy-duty mechanics, transport trailer mechanics, diesel mechanics, commercial transportation mechanics, railway conductors and forklift operators.


Welcome to the subject guide for automotive mechanic/technician, motor vehicle body repair & refinishing, and motorcycle & power equipment. Here you will find information about the best resources for your subject and tips for using the Library's databases.

Top Repair Resources

Try these recommended resources selected from the list on the Transportation Databases page. 

By accessing these resources, you agree to the terms of use which strictly forbid their reproduction, transmission, or sharing. Please contact the Library with any questions regarding these terms.  

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