Civil Engineering

Engineering Case Studies Online

(NEW)
Alternative Titles
Alexander Street Press Engineering Case Studies Online
ASP Engineering Case Studies Online
Description

This is a resource for a wide range of video and text material focusing on engineering failures and successes. At completion, the collection will contain 250 hours and 50,000 pages of quality documentaries, accident reports, experiments, visualizations, case studies, lectures and interviews from leading engineering institutions around the world.

Type
Database
Video
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/31532
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Books 24x7

Description

Business, technical, and engineering e-books: IT Pro (11,000 books), Engineering Pro (3,000 books)  and IT & Desktop videos (4,000 videos).

Type
E-Book(s)
Video
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/30652
Access
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RSMeans CostWorks

Description

Institutional login & password required.

Online access to the complete RSMeans Library including over 85,000 unit prices, 25,000 building assemblies and 42,000 facilities repair and remodeling costs covering every category of construction.

Construction Cost Estimator: powerful estimating tools to customize, save, share, or export estimates with ease and avoid creating or updating cost estimates manually.

Square Foot Estimator: a user-friendly tool for anyone who needs rapid budget cost estimates in the office, with a client, or in the field.

May not work well in the Chrome browser.

Type
Database
Coverage
Began ca. 2008.
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/11227
Access
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ASCE Library

Alternative Titles
ASCE Research Library
Description

The ASCE Research Library is a comprehensive online tool for locating articles of interest across all disciplines of civil engineering. The Research Library provides you with unprecedented access to ASCE Books, ASCE Standards, and more than 40,000 full-text papers from ASCE Journals and Proceedings published - that's over 400,000 pages! Approximately 4,000 new papers will be added each year.

To find the full text of books and standards, look for the "complete book PDF" link in the blue bar above the book record.

Type
E-Journal(s)
Coverage
The Research Library includes ASCE Conference Proceedings beginning in 1998, and all 30 ASCE Journal and Periodical volumes published since 1995. Technical and professional interest areas include:#### * Aerospace## * Architectural## * Coastal and Ocean## * Computing in Civil Engineering## * Construction## * Energy## * Engineering Mechanics## * Environmental## * Geotechnical## * Hydraulic## * Infrastructure## * Materials## * Management## * Professional Issues## * Structural## * Transportation## * Urban Planning## * Water Resources
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/10673
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ASTM Digital Library

Description

ASTM Digital Library provides searching and full-text access to ASTM Special Technical Publications (STPs) and Journal of ASTM International, Journal of Testing and Evaluation, Geotechnical Testing Journal, Journal of Forensic Science, Journal of Composites, Technology and Research, and Journal of Cement, Concrete, and Aggregates.

Type
E-Book(s)
Subject Gateway
Coverage
Current
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/10171
Access
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Lincoln Highway Digital Image Collection

Description

The Lincoln Highway Association archive was donated to the University of Michigan's Transportation Library in 1937. The archive, transferred to the Special Collections Library in 1992, consists of materials from the central office in Detroit dating from 1912 up through the late 1930s. There are letters, manuscript trip logs, minutes of meetings of the Board of Directors, reports, contracts, financial statements, drawings, press releases, maps, brochures and guides, including the 1928 logbook of Lincoln Highway markers made by local Boy Scouts, and photographs. The photographic portion of the archive consists of approximately 3,000 images, including views of construction underway, towns and cities, markers, bridges, cars, camp sites, scenic views, and snapshots of Association directors and field secretaries traveling the route.

Type
Images
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/10099
Access
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Scopus

Alternative Titles
SciVal Scopus
Description

International multi-disciplinary indexing & abstracting database for scientific, medical, technical, and social sciences.   Searchable by cited-reference (forward citation searching).  Covers journals, patents, and websites (16,500+ titles) from 4,000+ publishers.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
1995 - (with limited earlier coverage)
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/10049
More Information
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ProQuest Technology Collection

Alternative Titles
CSA Technology Research Database
Description

This database combines full text journals with indexing of global literature on technology and applied science, including materials science, aerospace engineering, mechanical engineering, civil engineering, condensed matter physics, computer science and electronic engineering. It fully incorporates ProQuest Engineering Collection, ProQuest Advanced Technologies & Aerospace Collection, ProQuest Materials Science Collection along with deep indexing of technology scholarship and research.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
1962-
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9261
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Science Citation Index (Web of Science)

Alternative Titles
Science Citation Index Expanded
SCI, SCIE, SCI-E
Description

Key index to articles from major journals in all areas of science and technology. Use to find other articles citing a specific article (footnotes in reverse).

Type
Article Index
Coverage
1900 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9155
Access
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Transport Database

Alternative Titles
Transport Database [SilverPlatter WebSPIRS 5.0]
SilverPlatter Transport
Description

Contains citations and abstracts published in member countries of the European Conference of Ministers of Transport and associated countries about all types/modes of transport emphasizing land travel. Transport Database is limited to one simultaneous user.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
1968 - present 1968 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9137
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