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CE 101: Encyclopedias and Reference Books

Civil Engineering 101 Course Guide

Encyclopedia Databases


The following books are located in the Reference section of the Library (First floor):

The Encyclopedia Americana  Ref AE5 .E333 2001 20 vols.

The McGraw Hill Dictionary of Art Ref N33 .M23 5 volumes

Encyclopedia of World Art  Ref N31 .E533  17 volumes

Encyclopedia of Architecture, Design, Engineering and Construction Ref NA31 .E59 1988  5 volumes

Building the world: an encyclopedia of the great engineering projects in history. Ref T56.I44 2006 v.1 and 2

Please make photocopy or scan relevant pages. Ask student assistants for help


Free Encyclopedias

Free Online Resources:

Britannica (Academic Edition)

The Great Buildings Collection good for visual images