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Civil Engineering

Provides resources, strategies, and information on conducting research in Civil Engineering.

Civil and Environmental Engineering Online Textbooks

CEE 325 (MacVean)
Introduction to fluid mechanics by Edward Shaughnessy, Ira M. Katz and James P, Schaffer. 2005. Oxford University Press. 9781680152838. Platform: Knovel online.

CEE 435 (Kamat)
BIM handbook: a guide to building information models for owners, managers, designers, engineers and contractors by Chuck Eastman, Paul Teicholz, Rafael Sacks and Ghang Lee.  3rd ed. 2018. Wiley. Platform: Wiley Online Library.

Exercises in building construction: forty-six homework and laboratory assignments to accompany: Fundamentals of building construction: materials and methods, sixth edition by Edward Allen and Joseph Iano. 6th ed. 2014. John Wiley & Sons. 9781118653289. Platform: Ebook Central online.

CEE 480 (Olson)
Principles of water treatment by Kerry J. Howe, et al. Student edition. 2012. Wiley. 9780470405383. Platform: Ebook Central online. 

Principles of water treatment by Kerry J. Howe, et al. 2012. Wiley. 9780470405383. Platform: Ebook Central online.

MWH's water treatment principles and design. 3rd ed. 2012. John Wiley & Sons. 9780470405390. Platform: Wiley Online Library.

CEE 521 (Katopodes)
Free-surface flow: shallow water dynamics by Nikolaos D. Katopodes. 2018. Butterworth-Heinemann. 9780128154878. Platform: ScienceDirect.

CEE 591 (Katopodes)
Free-surface flow: environmental fluid mechanics by Nikolaos D. Katopodes. 2019. Butterworth-Heinemann. 9780128154892. Platform: ScienceDirect.

CEE 621 (Katopodes)
Free-surface flow: computational methods by Nikolaos D. Katopodes. 2018. Butterworth-Heinemann. 9780128154854. Platform: ScienceDirect.

Civil Engineering

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  • Databases: Links to databases for Civil Engineering research.
  • Books: Books available online and in the Art, Architecture & Engineering Library.
  • Standards: A quick guide to finding standards.
  • Web Resources: Other Internet resources useful in Civil Engineering.
  • Professional Organizations: Associations/societies that are important for civil engineers.
  • Career Resources: Information to help you learn more about engineering careers and job hunting.

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