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PCA Library Services Revisited: "Your Source to Concrete Knowledge"

by Louisa Verma on 2022-08-05T10:53:16-07:00 in TOC ALERTS, PCA EXECUTIVE REPORT, E-BOOKS, DATABASES | Comments

Keeping up with current research and innovations in the cement and concrete industry can be daunting. That’s why the PCA Library, as one of your member benefits, provides easy access to information on topics that are most relevant to you. The PCA Library’s services include:

Document Delivery – Need an article, report or book chapter? We can fill requests from our collections or reach out to our network of academic libraries to fill requests for articles or book chapters. Don’t pay that paywall price, when the PCA Library can fill your requests (limits apply)

Compendex database searching – Compendex is the premiere database for engineering research literature. The PCA Library can create a comprehensive search strategy on any topic of your choice and return a list of relevant research to you, just fill out our convenient form to request a search. For PCA staff, board and committee members, provide you with a login so you can search for topics yourself.

Proquest eBooks Central – Proquest is a new platform that provides access purchased ebooks or can be used to search for information across titles. PCA staff, board and committee members can request a login. For general members, the library can search and send chapters.


Industry Journal Table of Contents Alerts - request to be added to our ToC Alerts list. 

Access to past and current PCA research reports through the online catalog and archival research libraries.




By keeping you informed on cement topics that matter the most to you, PCA Library services drive industry improvement and enhance efficiency. Contact us today!

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