Skip to main content

Civil Engineering Research: Material Properties


The list below begins with Knovel, which covers all material types, then subdivides into different categories of material (metals, polymers, etc.)

  • Knovel's Data Search

    Excellent place to start your search for properties data for all kinds of chemicals and materials, Knovel's unique data search tool enables you to locate information in large complex tables in hundreds of handbooks; the data can be manipulated in a spreadsheet format and downloaded into Excel or as a PDF file.

  • To learn how to use Data Search, watch this short video below:

Engineering Librarian

Nancy Schiller's picture
Nancy Schiller
Contact:
119 Lockwood Library
University at Buffalo
Buffalo, NY 14260
716-645-1338

Citation Management Software

UB has a site license to EndNote, software that allows you to collect, store, organize, retrieve, and automatically format references to journal articles, books, patents, and more in your papers.  Contact me for more information.