PSAS Subject Guide

Guides to the best databases and resources for each subject area.

find Articles - building construction


Use online databases to find journal articles about a subject. Below is a list of databases which are most often used.

  • Wiley Online Library
  • SpringerLink
  • Science Direct
  • Scopus
  • Proquest

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Journals are important sources of information for subject research. Below is list of journals often used.

  • Institution of Civil Engineers, London. Proceedings. Part 1. Design and construction 
    TA1 I595
  • Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers. Construction materials  TA1 I5916
  • Malaysian construction research journal  HD9715 M236
  • Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers. Structures and buildings  TA1 I599
  • Malaysian building & construction  HD9715 M3M34
  • Progressive builder  TJ810 P964
  • Network monitor   TH1 N476 

Other journals subscribed by library can be search via WebOPAC to identify location and holdings.