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Civil Engineering: Main


This subject guide covers resources available at the NUS Libraries. This is not a comprehensive subject guide, but rather a selective list of materials that are most useful for locating information in Civil Engineering.

Select the above tabs to explore more:

  • Journals & Databases: Recommended databases and high impact journals for searching journal articles.
  • Theses, Standards & Patents: A quick guide to finding dissertations/theses, standards and patents.
  • Books & More: Includes RBR, E-books and recommended reference books.
  • Websites: Contains a list of relevant associations and internet resources.
  • Research & Citation: A brief introduction on citing, citation styles, bibliographic management, etc.
  • Library Materials: Libraries' training materials can be found in this tab.

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  • NUS Libraries' services, resources and facilities
  • Library orientation and information searching skills training
  • Individual or group advisory on in-depth research query

Subject Classification for Civil Engineering

Subject Class/Call Number
Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General) TA1-2040
Engineering design TA174-177.3
Engineering TA177.4-219
Management of engineering works TA190-194
Engineering law TA221-327
Concrete TA439-446
Disasters and engineering TA495
Surveying TA501-625
Structural engineering (General) TA630-695
Engineering geology, Rock mechanics. Soil mechanics, Underground construction TA703-712
Earthwork. Foundations TA715-787
Tunneling. Tunnels TA800-820
Transportation engineering TA1001-1280
Hydraulic engineering. Coastal engineering. TC1-978
Highway engineering. Roads and pavements TE1-450
Railroad engineering and operation TF1-1620
Bridge engineering TG1-470
Mining engineering TN1-997

What's New

Upcoming library sessions

Library orientation and training are conducted by NUS librarians every semester.

Library Session Date Time Venue
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Latest information in the area of Civil Engineering:

Resource Librarian

Patsy Chia
NUS Central Library
+65 6516 2030

Resource Librarian

Andy Quek
NUS Central Library
+65 6516 2037