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Civil and Environmental Engineering Research Guide   Tags: engineering, engineering_subject_guide, not_course  

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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Top 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.

  • ASCE Research Library
    Coverage from 1973, this provides access to all the journals, conference proceedings, books, standards, manuals, magazines, and newsletters by ASCE.
  • Compendex
    1884 to date, abstracts journal articles and conference proceedings to 3000 publications. Includes many links to full-text articles.
  • Earthquake Engineering Abstracts
    Hosted by University of California, Berkeley, contains many images and reports related to earthquakes.
  • NTIS (National Technical Information Service)
    Contains citations to unclassified reports from U.S. and international government agencies such as NASA, the Department of Energy, and the Department of Defense.
  • Proquest Digital Dissertations
    Dissertations from North American universities.
  • Toxic Release Inventory from the EPA
    Information on toxic chemical releases and waste management activities reported annually by industries and federal facilities.
  • TRB Publications (Transportation Research Board
    Contains all publications by the Transportation Research Board and Strategic Highway Research Program from 1970s to the present
  • National Water Information System  
    Information disseminated by the USGS.
  • Web of Science  
    ISI citation databases are multidisciplinary databases searchable by subject, author, journal, and/or author address. They can also be searched for articles that cite a known author or work. Citation reports can be produced by author.

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