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Civil and Environmental Engineering Research Guide: Home

Includes important resources to support the research and teaching needs of the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. This department encompasses Civil Infrastructure, Environment, and Engineering Systems and Management.

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CEE Databases

Recommended databases from the Engineering Library. See Databases A-Z for a broader list. Use Passkey for quick off-campus access to electronic resources.

Find Books

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This guide lists the top professional societies in biomedical engineering. Mouse over each one to see Cornell's subscriptions.

Engineering Librarian

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Jill Powell
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Engineering Library
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