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Database Help: ASCE Library (American Society of Civil Engineers)


Provides access to all journals and proceedings published by the American Society of Civil Engineers. Scitation is a searchable citation/abstract/full-text database of all publications from several different science and engineering societies.

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Database Access

Good to Know

  • The ASCE Library default interface searches only full-text items in ASCE journals and proceedings.
  • The Civil Engineering Database (CEDB) searches all ASCE publications, both full-text and citation/abstract.
  • Click on the PDF or PDF Plus links to download or print.
  • Citation options are located on the left under "tools", RefWorks friendly.

Search Tips

  • Enclose terms in quotation marks to search for exact phrases.
  • Click on a document title to view the complete citation/abstract.
  • To search the entire database via the CEDB, hover cursor over My Tools and select Civil Engineering Database.

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Joanne Evanoff
Hazy Library, Room 225