Welcome to the Resources for CE 280 page. Below are descriptions regarding the information that is available on pages accessed by the tabs above. I hope you find this information helpful. If you have questions, please contact me (see box to the right)
This page will provide a list of searchable article databases, both general and technical, that include articles from magazines, journals and newspapers. Use these databases to find news and research articles on a civil engineering project, an engineering failure or on a specific person.
Articles on People
Provides information on searchable databases that focus on articles or books on people.
Books on CE Projects +
Databases that help you identify books about engineering failures, plus tips about some relevant terms to use in WorldCat Local. Selected book titles are also listed.
Books on People
The same databases as for Books on CE Projects +, but with tips about some relevant terms to use when searching for information on people in the WorldCat Local. Selected book titles are also listed.
This page includes websites that contain information on engineering failures, engineering projects, and notable engineers.
Engineering failures often result in the publication of a technical report. Listed here are a variety of databases that search repositories of technical reports and a variety of other materials.
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