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Quantity Surveying
SCOPE:  This subject guides covers different types of resources such as books, encyclopedias, dictionary, study guides, e-books, recommended databases and more, specifically to guide students on studies related to Quantity Surveying, Construction Law, Structures, Building Maintenance, Measurement and Project Management. If you can’t find what you’re looking for, remember to ask a librarian!

Liaison Librarian
Syuhada Aqilah
Quantity Surveying > Taylor's Catalogue
 

Reference

Dictionaries & Encyclopedia
Unfamiliar Phrases and Concepts in your Reading List and Assignments Questions could make your life difficult. Look it up in a dictionary or encyclopedia first. These resources can help you out:
 
Dictionaries:
Construction contracts Dictionaries
Building Dictionaries
Handbooks
By giving you an overview of your topic, a handbook or a yearbook can tell you what’s new. You can find all kinds of facts, figures and precise information to add to your knowledge.
 
Subject Heading:
Civil engineering Handbooks, manuals
Project management Handbooks, manuals, etc
Guides
By giving you an overview of your topic, a guides can tell you what’s new. You can find all kinds of facts, figures and precise information to add to your knowledge.
 
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Call Number

Use the search in the Library Catalogue. You can search using words like – tourist. You can also browse the Catalogue, or the shelves using the call numbers:
DDC Call Number Classification Call No.
Building Estimates 692.5
Buildings Estimates Great Britain. 692.5
Buildings Great Britain. Specifications 692.5
Buildings Specifications 692.3
City planning Great Britain 333.770941
Civil engineering Estimates 692.5
Construction industry Costs 692.5
Construction industry Economic aspects 338.47624
Construction industry Management338.47624
Industrial project management690.0684
Land use, Urban Great Britain 333.770941
Real estate development 333.7315094
Real estate development Great Britain 333.7315094
Real property Great Britain. 333.770941
Specification writing 692.3
Urban economics 333.770941