ASCE publishes more than 60 books and CD-ROMs each year and maintains a backlist of more than 1,000 titles, available in print or electronic versions. Explore the possibilities for sharing your knowledge with your engineering colleagues through one of our book product lines.
ASCE Press publishes carefully chosen, thought-provoking books written by leading authorities to enhance the technical knowledge and professional development of engineers. ASCE Press contracts with individual authors, who initiate the process by submitting a proposal. Proposals and draft manuscript are each peer reviewed Authors receive royalties on par with those offered by commercial publishers.
Standards provide technical guidelines for promoting safety, reliability, productivity and efficiency across all areas of civil engineering. All Standards are developed by a consensus process managed by the Codes and Standards Activity Committee.
Proceedings collect papers presented at ASCE-sponsored conferences and report on current research and practice in all areas of civil engineering. Papers become available for individual download from the ASCE Library after the conference.
Manuals of Practice present in-depth technical information on a specific topic. Manuals of Practice must be prepared by committees under the direction of an ASCE division, council, or institute; peer-reviewed and revised; and published with the approval of the appropriate executive committee.
Committee Reports are prepared by the technical and professional committees. Approval by the appropriate division, council, or institute executive committee is required for publication.
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