The Library is closed until further notice.
Please note that from 22/05/2020 a limited loan service is available by appointment. During this times we are also supporting 1:1 meetings on Google Meet.
Send your request to:

For any further information please go to  Sapienza.

The Department Library houses a specialist collection covering Geotechnics / Soil Mechanics, Transport, Structural Engineering, Concrete Structures,
Earthquake Engineering, Fluid Mechanics, Offshore Engineering, and more.

Undergraduate students are automatically registered to use the library. Dedicated space (Sala Vetri) for booking by final year students and Ph.D. candidates to
present their projects. 

The Department Librarian, Mary Joan Crowley, is happy to help students and researchers with issues such as finding information,
books and journal articles; using e-resources such as bibliographic databases; referencing accurately and using reference management software. 

Thanks to the Departments DICEA and DISG the entire Spienza community now has access to the ASCE  journal collection (39 journals). 

The Library, with two study halls at the Engineering Faculty and another at the Architectural Faculty and offers:

  • Up-to-date study facilities
  • Library loans and document delivery service
  • WiFi using Sapienza credentials
  • Information skills training for Ph.D. candidates and undergraduates
  • Advice on reference management and research support
  • Queries regarding Open Access policies
  • Book and journal recommendations for library purchase

 Discovery Sapienza   provides access to over 10000 e-journals, hundreds of data bases and an ever expanding collection of e-books.
 OPAC provides access to the catalogue of print books.

To stay informed of new eresources being continuosly added consult this page.

For off-site access to all e-resources please use our proxy service or VPN .

-  STAFF: / password (e-mail acount)

-  STUDENTS: / e-mail password (Infostud)


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