Civil Engineering

Here are some of the principal information resources in civil engineering.

ASCE Research Library

Publication coverage: Journals: 1990 - present ; Proceedings: 1996 - present.

The ASCE Research Library provides access to more than 40,000 full-text papers published in the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Journals and Proceedings.


Publication coverage: 1884 - present (updated weekly)

Ei Compendex is the world's most comprehensive engineering literature database.

NRC Publications Archive

NPArC is a searchable online repository containing thousands of NRC-authored publication citations. Use NPArC to link to publications of interest and to set up alerts.


Publication coverage: 1960s-present

TRID contains more than 1.1 million references to the international transportation research literature compiled from the Transportation Research Board’s Transportation Research Information Services (TRIS) Database and the OECD’s Joint Transport Research Centre’s International Transport Research Documentation (ITRD) Database.

Web of Science

Publication coverage: Science Citation Index: 1900 - present ; Social Sciences Citation Index: 1956 - present ; Arts and Humanities: 1975 - present

A large, multidisciplinary database, Web of Science provides access to bibliographic information, author abstracts, and cited references from scholarly journals and conference proceedings. A cited reference search enables you to find articles that cite a previously published work.
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2018 Inquiry@Queen’s Undergraduate Research Conference

The 12th Annual Inquiry@Queen’s Undergraduate Research Conference will be held in Stauffer Library, March 8-9. 

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