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Civil Engineering: Research Guide

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The following bibliography is a selective guide to information sources for the Civil Engineering discipline available from SF State's J. Paul Leonard Library.  To view the entire research guide, simply click on the Civil Engineering Research Guide link below.  The lists of online reference books, recommended databases and selected Internet sites are duplicated following that link.

Online Reference Books

Recommended Databases for Civil Engineering

As you search through a database, develop a list of relevant citations.  Click on the yellow "Check for Full Text" icon that can be found with each citation.  A new window will pop up and will tell you whether or not you can obtain a copy of the article from the Library (either electronically or in print).  If this library does not subscribe to a periodical you need, it may be possible to obtain a photocopy of the article through our Document Delivery Service.  For more information, consult the Document Delivery Service’s page on "Requesting Items from Other Libraries" (

Selected Internet Sites

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