Skip to Main Content

UMES Construction Management: Home

This guide contains information that will help you start searching for information in the field of construction management. You will find links to relevant databases, journals and other resources.

How to Use the Guide

Databases & Articles > Search Strategies
Links to UMES databases and other relevant databases accessible from Priddy Library; identifying scholarly journals + Effective search strategies for finding information in databases and the Internet. Selecting keywords, boolean operators, phrase searching, and truncation

Google Scholar
What is Google Scholar? Tips on search. Plus searching Advanced Google searching.

Internet Resources
Links to Codes & Standards, Associations, Industry Organizations


Guidelines for evaluating, journal articles, websites, and research reports


Step-by-step process for constructing a research paper, conducting a literature review, and an annotated bibliography.

ASCE Citation Style

Guide to citing using ACSE style (American Society of Civil Engineers)

Course Textbooks

Need Help? Ask Greta!

Profile Photo
Greta Ober-Beauchesne
9636 Gudelsky Drive
Rockville, MD 20852