Design Resources

Here you will find a compilation of various design related resources.

Suggested Vendors

Here are some suggested vendors for procurement of electronic components and related items. Purchase options vary widely; some accept only credit cards, others take purchase orders. We have open accounts with some suppliers-- if you are with a BU research group the EDF can purchase items and bill you.

Electronic Components
Digi-Key Easy to use websites; good for browsing
Newark Electronics BU Discount (ask us); also sell test equipment
Arrow Good for electronic components if you know exactly what you need
Nu Horizons
Computers and Components
Newegg Low-cost suppliers of components. Read return policies carefully!
GovConnection PC Connection (for Higher Ed. and Government customers)
Surplus, Hobby
All Electronics These vendors may have great deals if they have what you need. Take a look.
Marlin P. Jones
Herbach and Rademan
Electronics 123
SparkFun Electronics
Printed Circuit Boards
ExpressPCB Inexpensive PCB fabrication with free design tools. Ask us for more details.
Advanced Circuits

Informational Resources