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New Civil Engineering Books in the McNichols Campus LIbrary

stack of books       New Civil Engineering Books    

       Includes new books, ebooks and DVDs in the McNichols Campus Library


Sanborn Maps

Sanborn Insurance Maps from the Library of Congress

sanborn mapThis free database provides a wealth of information on buildings and their uses dating back from 1800-present. Be sure to read "About This Collection" to understand the color codes and symbols. Then select the state and city you wish to view.

Civil Engineering program at Detroit Mercy

About this Guide

Civil Engineering Library Guide

Welcome to the Mechanical Engineering LibGuide.  It includes resources to help you with your library research, including finding books, ebooks and journal articles on all aspects of civil engineering.

Use the tabs across the top for information on:

London Bridge

London Bridge drawing

New Trial Database: JoVE

Try out  JoVE, a database of engineering and science videos and simulations that can be embedded in online courses.  The library's trial runs through June 15, 2020. 

See a short tutorial on how to embed a JoVE video in Blackboard here: