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Engineering Books : Circulating Books 

METU Library uses the Library of Congress Classification system. The general classifications used in civil engineering are:

TA 1-2040 Engineering (general) Civil engineering (general)

  • TA170-171 Environmental engineering
  • TA401-492 Materials of engineering and construction (including strength of materials)
  • TA495 Disasters and engineering
  • TA630-695 Structural engineering (general)
  • TA703-712 Engineering geology. Rock mechanics. Soil mechanics.
  • TA800-820 Tunneling. Tunnels.
  • TA1001-1280 Transportation engineering.

TC1-978 Hydraulic engineering

TC1501-1800 Ocean engineering

TE1-450 Highway engineering

TG1-470 Bridge engineering

TH1-9745 Building construction

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