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Kreitzberg Library for Online Students

Get Started with Civil Engineering Resources

This guide is designed to provide you with an introduction to the online resources you will be utilizing throughout the MCE program.

Example Topic and Keywords

Example Topic: How temperature is a factor in the buckling of steel.

You need to use specific keywords that are most important to the topic. So, before you start searching, think about keywords you're going to use for searching. Here are a few that are related to this topic.

Example Keywords:

  • temperature
  • Celsius
  • Fahrenheit
  • buckling
  • steel
  • warping
  • contorting

Databases Covered in this Guide