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Construction Management

How to Find Books

Watch this video to learn how to use OneSearch to locate print and electronic books through the library. 

CSUN students, faculty, and staff can now borrow library books and physical media through its contactless Locker Pickup service. The lockers are located outside on the southeast corner of the Library portico ( see map ), and you are welcome to pick up your items 6:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. seven days a week. If you require an accommodation, please contact Library Guest Services at or call (818) 677-2274.

How Do I Search for Books?

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Finding Books Using OneSearch

You can search for books using OneSearch by typing in the title, author or keywords in the homepage OneSearch form.  Once the results page loads, you can use the limiters in the menus under "Refine My Results" to narrow your results. Selecting "books" under "Resource Type" will limit the results to eBooks and print books.  For eBooks only, select "Available Online at CSUN" under "Show Only"; for print books only, select "Available at CSUN" under "Show Only."  

Click the title heading of any given result item to view the full record.  In the full record, under "Online Access" you'll find the direct link to electronic text, if available. Ebooks can have different number of user access. Check in the notes section to see how many users can read the book at any given time.  The "Send To" menu offers tools for citing, emailing, or saving a record as a favorite.

Finding Books on Shelves

Print Books

Titles are located in the call number section beginning with TH located on the 4th floor of the library

TH1-9745 Building construction

  • TH845-895 Architectural engineering. Structural engineering of buildings
  • TH900-915 Construction equipment in building
  • TH1000-1725 Systems of building construction Including fireproof construction, concrete construction
  • TH2025-3000 Details in building design and construction Including walls, roofs
  • TH3301-3411 Maintenance and repair
  • TH4021-4977 Buildings: Construction with reference to use Including public buildings, dwellings
  • TH5011-5701 Construction by phase of the work (Building trades)
  • TH6014-6081 Environmental engineering of buildings. Sanitary engineering of buildings
  • TH6101-6887 Plumbing and pipefitting
  • TH7005-7699 Heating and ventilation. Air conditioning
  • TH7700-7975 Illumination. Lighting
  • TH8001-8581 Decoration and decorative furnishings
  • TH9025-9745 Protection of buildings Including protection from dampness, fire, burglary

Additional titles can be found on the 3rd floor of the library: HD9715-9717.5 Construction industry

Selected Books

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