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Civil Engineering Research: Articles / Databases

Last Updated: Jun 16, 2022 8:58 AM

Use the databases listed below to search for and find articles on topics in civil and structural engineering. Major multidisciplinary databases are listed first followed by engineering-focused databases. There will be some overlap in these databases, but they will also all have unique materials in them.

Engineering Databases

Another resource to consider is Transportation Research Record Online
  • Full text online from volume 2203 (publication year 2011) onward. Older volumes are available in print; you can request that articles from these volume be scanned and sent to you using Delivery+.

Major Multidisciplinary Databases

Other Databases

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Engineering Librarian

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Erin Rowley
119 Lockwood Library
University at Buffalo
Buffalo, NY 14260

Citation Management Software

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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. 

For help using EndNote, click here for the EndNote Basics Guide here. The Guide contains descriptions of features, PDF downloads, and videos on how to use EndNote effectively.

For more help, contact Erin Rowley, Engineering Librarian,