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Welcome to the Library.

I'm Kathryn Briggs, your subject Librarian for Construction Management, if you need any help just ask in the Library or email us.

This is an introductory guide to help you find key, academic resources while studying construction management and show you how to make use of them. Hopefully, it will answer most of the questions that you have about the library resources.


The guide provides key information on engineering sources including:

  • Finding items in print and online; including books, journals & newspapers
  • Searching databases
  • Useful websites
  • Citation & referencing
  • Support & training

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Top Engineering Databases


i2i National Standards this database provides full text access to Irish (IS), European (EN) and International (ISO) standards.





IHS Markit is a huge resource for all aspects of construction and engineering.



ScienceDirect is one of the largest databases subscribed to by the library, with lots of engineering related articles.


Emerald Archives access back issues of journals in engineering, applied science and technology.

► A-Z of Databases & eResources


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Look out for the green engineering logo to help you find key sources in engineering

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Your Subject Librarian

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Kathryn Briggs
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