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Civil, Environmental & Infrastructure Engineering (CEIE)

Contains scholarly and technical resources for CEIE researchers.

Begin your Research

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Use this guide to discover resources for all areas of research in your discipline that are available to you at Mason.

Accessing Databases, Electronic Documents, Streaming Videos, etc. Off-Campus

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You don't have to do all your library research on-campus!

Most of the databases, electronic articles, eBooks, streaming videos, or anything else we subscribe to electronically can be accessed off-campus.

All you have to do is use the URLs from the Mason Libraries website. It will route you through the proxy server. What is a proxy server?

You will be prompted to login using George Mason University's login page.

If you are asked to login by anything else, you might have been dropped from the proxy server or bypassed it.

Look for mutex.gmu.edu to be somewhere in the address bar.

Adapted from CPT-Proxy by Milesjpool is licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0.

Civil Engineering Standards

Use the following library guide to find technical standards.

Related Subject Research Guides


Resources for Building Codes and Design Guides

For AASHTO codes, Errata and Interim Revisions to a code in ASTM Compass can be found under the Related Content tab.

If you are off-campus and you get an unexpected error message when selecting an ASHTO code below from the ASTM Standards and Engineering Digital Library, use the VPN then use the following hyperlink: Connect to ASTM Standards and Engineering Digital Library using the VPN. To use this, you must have a successful connection to the VPN before using the URL.

How do I setup the VPN?