Civil Engineering (CE)

Welcome to Civil Engineering Subject Guide !

This subject guide serves as a starting point to your search of scholarly resources in the area of Civil Enginnerig. Resources listed here include those that are accessible through our library and also on the web. It enables you to access from one point, various resources such as books, e-journals, e-databases, theses and dissertations and other web-based resources. (Please remember that this is not an exhaustive list. You will find many additional resources in the library such as Reference Books).

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Resources Available at the Central Library






The Central Library uses Dewey Decimal Classification system to classify books. 

A call number is a number used to identify and locate books in the library. It includes the Classification number, the Author Code (first three letters of the Author’s name) and the Accession number (serial number) of the book.

For example: Civil engineering drawing by Malik, Rajvir Singh and Meo, Gurdev Singh

In this book label,

624.022  is the Class Number of Civil Engineering
MAL is the Author Code 
32380 is the Accession Number.

The library has a sizable collection of books and reading material on Civil Engineering. These books are classified under the following Class Numbers:

  • 624    Civil Engineering
  • 625    Engineering of Railroads & Roads
  • 627    Water Resources (Hydraulic) Engineering
  • 629    Sanitary Engineering
  • 690 Buildings
  • 691 Building materials
  • 692 Auxiliary construction practices
  • 693 Specific materials & purposes
  • 694 Wood construction & carpentry

To locate the books on Civil Engineering, please search the  Library Online Catalogue 

Institutional Digital Repository

OER – (Open Educational Resources) (Freely Available)



ETD Resources (e-Thesis):

Open Access Directories:


Online Courses

Study Materials