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Civil Engineering

A Guide to Library Resources for Studies in Civil Engineering

Engineering is a Noble Profession

http://tiny.cc/og4ovyAt its heart Engineering is about using science to find creative practical solutions. It is a noble profession. Queen Elizabeth.

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This is a Library Guide for Civil Engineering. You will find on these pages those resources most helpful to you when researching subjects in the area of civil engineering.

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Research Bootcamp for Research Assistants & Teaching Assistants

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Registration for the 5th annual Dalhousie Libraries Research Bootcamp sessions opens Wednesday. April 10, 2019 at 9am. Registration is free. 

Sessions will run from May 13-June 13 and will cover library  and research basics; literature reviews (searching & writing); citation tools and APA citation; writing abstracts and grant proposals;finding information using legal resources, PubMed and other health sciences databases, humanities resources; finding and managing data; Exel; grey literature searching; conference posters; ebooks; plus other neat tools like Covidence, Esri StoryMaps, R, and OpenRefine for data cleaning. 

Full list of sessions and the schedule
Free registration

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Links to the most common style guides: APA, MLA, Chicago, NLM, IEEE

Dal's website to educate and to promote academic integrity among students and faculty.

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Core Academic Skills for Students

Not sure where to start? Looking to get a handle on some core skills that will help you with research? Look no further!

Visit our Core skills for information on how to research like a pro!

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New Books

New books are added to the Sexton Library's collection on an ongoing basis.

The following is a list of titles added over the previous month. 

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