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This guide is intended to help students in Civil Engineering classes with research on Civil Engineering and related subjects. The Civil Engineering Subject Guides provide access to discipline-based information and resources, including databases, web-based resources and support material.


You can find the books related to Civil Engineering in the Q-Z Book Lounge. For open-shelf collection, after having the call number of a book from the catalog search, you can seek for it throughout the shelves classified using Library of Congress Classification Scheme as follows; 

T 1 - 995 Technology (General)
TA 1 - 2040 Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General)
TA 166 - 167  Human engineering
TA 168   Systems engineering
TA 177.4 - 185 Engineering economy
TA 349 - 359 Mechanics of engineering. Applied mechanics
TA 401 - 492 Materials of engineering and construction
Including strength of materials, testing and properties of materials
TA 501 - 625 Surveying
TA 630 - 695 Structural engineering (General)
TA 705 - 710.5 Engineering geology. Rock mechanics. Soil mechanics
TA 715 - 787  Earthwork. Foundations
TA 800 - 820 Tunneling. Tunnels
TA 1001 - 1280 Transportation engineering (General)
TA 1501 - 1820 Applied optics. Lasers
Including applied holography, optical data processing
TA 2001 - 2040  Plasma engineering. Applied plasma dynamics
TC 1 - 978 Hydraulic engineering
TC 1501 - 1800 Ocean engineering
TE 1 - 450 Highway engineering
TG 1 - 470 Bridge engineering
TH 1 - 9745 Building construction

In addition to physical books, the library also has a number of e-books which can be accessed by IZTECH members on or off campus.  E-Books can be found by searching the IYTExplore or IZTECH Library Catalog by author, title, subject or keyword. It is also possible to find e-books by searching various e-book platforms directly. 

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Gonul Kafali Can
Izmir Institute of Technology
Gulbahce Koyu
Urla / Izmir
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