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Rolla, MO 65409-0060

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Subject Guides to Information Resources

Geological Engineering

Matthew Pickens

DataBases (used to find journal articles)

Electronic Journals

Print Resources

Web Resources

Missouri S&T Departmental Info


List of Journals available


This is a partial list of book titles. (Missouri S&T titles only.)

Fundamentals of Geotechnical Engineering TA775 .D2264 2000 (Second Floor)

Applied Analyses in Geotechnics TA705 .A97 2000 (Second Floor)

Foundations on Rock TA775 .W95 1999 (Second Floor)

Mechanics of Residual Soils TA709.5 .M43 1997 (Second Floor)

Principles of Geotechnical Engineering TA710 .D264 2002 (Second Floor)

Geohazards in Engineering Geology GB5014 .G639 1998 (Lower Level)

Environmental Engineering Dictionary and Directory TD9 .P36 2001 (Second Floor)



In addition to books, the Library also has journals related to geological engineering. Here are a few of our electronic journals pertaining to geological engineering. See also List of Journals

Bulletin of Engineering Geology and the Environment

Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering

Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers.

Geotechnical Engineering


International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences


The Library provides access to many, many databases. Here are a few you might find helpful!

Applied Science and Technology Index (for researching articles-- Some full-text available!

Compendex 1987- Present (for researching articles--Some full-text available!)

Compendex 1980- Present (for researching articles--Some full-text available!)

Earthquake Engineering Abstracts (for researching citations and abstracts)

GEOBASE (for researching articles--Some full-text available!)

GeoRef (for researching citations and abstracts)

Science Citation Index Expanded (for researching articles--Some full-text available!)

Links Here are some related web sites.
Missouri S&T Geological Engineering Department

Earth System Science Center

Geological Engineering Resources

Glacial Geology & Geomorphology

Geological Society of America

National Geophysical Data Center (NGDC)

National Information Service for Earthquake Engineering

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Last updated March 23, 2009.