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Concrete and cement

Last Updated: 30-Jul-2014

A listing of selected online and print resources for research in concrete and cement.  It is by no means inclusive of all the resources available. For additional resources, try looking at the page for Civil and Environmental Engineering.

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Books and journals on concrete and cement

New books and e-books on concrete and cement

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  1. by Ehab Ellobody. 2015

  2. Karthikeyan H. Obla. 2015

  3. Oleg Figovsky, Dimitry Beilin. 2014

  4. John L. Provis, Jannie S. J. van Deventer, editors. 2014

Databases and online subscription resources

Sample keywords

Suggested keywords for searching Cement and Concrete topics in online library catalogs or databases and other search engines. You can combine them or use plurals or other variations to get more results.

  • Concrete
  • Cement
  • "Concrete construction"
  • "Concrete bridges"
  • "Tall buildings"
  • "Concrete coatings"
  • "Prestressed concrete"
Global ed. [Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI]
An excellent source for articles on business aspects of Engineering/construction. This resource has a very strong indexing vocabulary.
Detroit, Mich. : American Concrete Institute,
SAL3 (off-campus storage) » Stacks » TA439 .A24 2013:PT.7
Stanford users can access full-text American Concrete Institute Manual of Concrete Practice via the TechStreet platform. Please note, you must have the File Open plugin for Acrobat, to view the full-text files.
New York, N.Y. : American National Standards Institute
Stanford users can access American Society of Civil Engineers Standards via the TechStreet platform. Please note, you must have the File Open plugin for Acrobat, to view the full-text files.
Reston, VA : ASCE Publications, 2004-
Provides journal papers from 1983-present for all 32 Journals, and proceedings papers from 2001-present for more than 257 conference proceedings. A mobile version is available.
Hoboken, N.J. : Elsevier Engineering Information, Inc.
Engineering Index / Engineering Village covers the entire spectrum of engineering in depth, with abstracts from over 2,600 international journals, conference papers and proceedings, and technical reports.
[United States] : Institution of Electrical Engineers, INSPEC service, [19--]-
A comprehensive index to the literature in Engineering and many related disciplines. INSPEC can be searched simultaneously with Compendex by using xSearch multisearch.
Remote access to electronic text (PDF) and tables (HTML). Some tables are interactive.  Good coverage of handbooks and and basic texts for concrete and structural engineering topics.