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Civil Engineering / Construction Engineering and Management: Dissertations & Theses

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

Can I find copies of past dissertations in the Library?

We are keeping some printed dissertations in the Library - but not for all subject areas.

You ou can find them on the Library catalogue through his link

Dissertations' Databases

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

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.

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.

Using Turnitin

A site for Instructors and students. Instructors can set up a class with an assignment to allow their students to check their papers for plagiarism and instructors can check for it too. Have a look at the following Turnitin guides for more information:

Writing Skills

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