Top 5 Structural Engineering Resources

The links below represent the top five research sources in your discipline, as selected by the UCSD Library. Need help with your research? Ask a librarian!

Compendex
1884-present. Engineering Index is best for locatingarticles in aerospace, civil, structural, mechanical engineering. Also coversbiomedical, ocean, coastal, chemical, electrical, computer engineering, andnanotechnology.

Civil Engineering Database
The CEDB Provides Access to over 100,000 Bibliographic andAbstracted Records of all American Society of Civil Engineers' publicationssince 1973.

Web of Science
1900-present. Indexes 6,000 key science journals--anexcellent place to start looking for articles. Search by author, keywords,organization and cited reference. Create citation alerts to get weekly noticeswhen new, relevant citations are added.

Earthquake EngineeringAbstracts
Search EEA which comprises of over 114,000 records (fullcitations and abstracts) from 1971 forward, 3,000 periodicals, approximately52,000 journal articles, indexes and abstracts of all major journals,conference proceedings, technical reports, trade journal/newsletter items,patents, books, and press releases.

Knovel
Search/browse 1,400+ science and engineering encyclopedias,handbooks, texts, and databases. Advanced features include numerical rangesearching and interactive graphs and tables. Excellent resource for chemical& physical property data.

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