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Start your research by finding background information on designing, construction, environmental impact, industries, and more.
These resources go into more depth and detail on a wide range of civil and environmental engineering topics.
Science.gov This link opens in a new window
Contains information pulled together by government agencies and provides a list of links to scientific and technical journals, reports, and conference proceedings.
Engineering Village Compendex This link opens in a new window
Engineering and applied science research from 1884 to the present.
ASCE Library This link opens in a new window
Contains articles from across all disciplines of civil engineering.
These databases contain information on a wide range of subjects and topics and so may contain information relevant to your topic.
Visit the Journals search, Databases A-Z list, and Library Catalog for more resources.
ProQuest This link opens in a new window
A collection of databases that cover a very wide range of subjects. Find articles, data, reports, magazines, and more.
JSTOR This link opens in a new window
Searchable full-text and scanned images of back issues of many of the core research and academic society published journals in almost all subject areas. Its emphasis is in the humanities and social sciences. The majority of JSTOR's content is academic and peer-reviewed. Includes primary source material.
Web of Science This link opens in a new window
Searches ISI citation indexes for Arts & Humanities, Science, and Social Sciences for articles that cite a known author or work, or search by subject, author, journal, and author address. Based on the Web of Knowledge platform. Covers over 12,000 journals.