Responsive image

Civil Engineering / Construction Engineering and Management: Dissertations & Theses

This guide will provide you with a list of resources useful to civil engineering students & staff

Dissertations' Databases

Access is provided by the Egyptian Knowledge Bank - researcher's portal. (Registration is required using your National ID)

Open Repositories for Theses & Dissertations

Request an Article through Document Supply Service (DSS)

NOTE: Due to license agreements, some journals and/or specific issues may not be available in full-text.

Use our document supply service to obtain a full text of what is not available within our e-collection. You just need to fill in the form on this page and we will get it for you.

BUE Scholar

Printed Books on How to Write Dissertations & Theses

The Library Catalogue has many books on writing dissertations and theses. To find these books, use the following search methods:

In the Basic Search , type dissertation, academic as a subject search.


In the Advanced Search, type technical writing as a subject search & engineer* as a keyword search.


Get Help from Your Subject Librarian

  Your subject librarian Miss Wessam El Abd. can support you during your thesis or dissertation research and writing:

  • Show you the library services that you will need.
  • Help you get the most out of the resources (databases, etc.) you need for your research.
  • Assist you with citation and referencing.

Writing Help

Turnitin is an effective tool used for displaying and comparing texts that are similar to the submitted research across the internet and other sources. That will help students to develop their writing by using their own words rather than quoting or copying & pasting.

Visit the Writing Center in Building D to get assistance with writing papers, also the English Department offers "one to one" session for students working on their projects,

Useful Study Skills guides from Emerald Insight include:


Top writing skills from Oxford Dictionaries: a clear guidance for tips on writing good English.

Tags: AutoCAD, Building materials, Buildings, civil, Civil engineering, Construction industry, Engineering contracts

Subjects: Civil Engineering, Construction Engineering