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Research Guides

Civil Engineering

A research guide to help you find relevant books and articles in the field of civil engineering

Liaison Librarian

Marcellin Tran

The Liaison Librarian, Marcellin Tran, can be consulted for any inquiries relating to the subject matter of Civil Engineering including but not limited to:

  • In-depth research advisement
  • Literature review
  • Resource suggestions


This guide will help you locate and navigate the resources you need to find Civil Engineering related information including books, articles, standards & codes, patents, conference proceedings, and web resources.

Resources for Civil Engineering Research

The Books & E-books tab contains links and directions to browse our physical and digital collections.

The Articles Tab contains links to peer-reviewed journals and databases relevant to Civil Engineering.

The Standards & Codes Tab contains links to standards collections pertaining to Civil Engineering.

The Web Resources Tab contains links to useful external resources.

The Professional Resources Tab contains links to professional associations and committees as well as links for job search resources. 

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