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Civil & Environmental Engineering: Books

Resources for civil & environmental engineering students and faculty.

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New Books

Help Finding Books

Books are available in different formats:  Print and Electronic. 

Find WVU's printed books through the catalog WorldCat.

Electronic Books can be accessed through database pages,  and sometimes WorldCat (choose "eBooks" from dropdown box).  GoogleBooks is good for older books (pre-1923).

Books not owned by WVU can be requested by E-ZBorrow or InterLibrary Loan--ILLiad.

Electronic Books

WVU Libraries has subscriptions to several full text book databases. 

Off Campus please use links from the Database webpage.

Discipline Specific

Railroad Bridge at Harper's Ferry, WV



MoW on CSX 4  

"MoW on CSX 4" by jpmueller, on Flickr, January 9, 2008.

Borrow from Other Libraries


  • WorldCAT buttown

See which libraries own a book.


  • EZBorrowE-ZBorrow
    • Only for Book Requests
    • Receive the request within 5 business days
    • Only Pennsylvania libraries plus Marshall University.
    • Loans 4 weeks plus one renewal.
  • ILLiad--InterLibrary loan request
    • Book Requests can take more than 10 days to receive.
    • Loan periods vary.  Might have NO renewals.

Suggest a Purchase

Use this form to request an item for purchase.