High-risk Construction Work

author: Wolny, Philip
Provides a look at construction as a career, examines the advantages and dangers of the work, discusses how to prepare for a construction job, and includes safety advice.
year: 2009
copies: 1
call number/section: 624.1
subjects: structural engineering [X], skyscrapers [X], bridges, tunnels, building

Construction Q & A

author: Craats, Rennay
Examines the building of structures, how to protect those structures, and the equipment that is used in construction of buildings and bridges.
year: 2014
copies: 4
call number/section: 690
subjects: building, structural engineering [X], construction equipment, skyscrapers [X], elevators

Engineer It! Skyscraper Projects

author: Bernhardt, Carolyn
Kids will learn about the history of skyscrapers with Engineer It! Skyscraper Projects.
year: 2018
copies: 13
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 660
subjects: skyscrapers [X], structural engineering [X]

Engineering One World Trade Center

author: Mccarthy, Cecilia Pinto
An introduction to the construction of One World Trade Center, discussing skyscraper construction techniques, and the neighboring memorials to the original World Trade Center skyscrapers.
year: 2018
copies: 5
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 810
subjects: one world trade center (new york, n.y.), structural engineering [X], civil engineering, buildings, skyscrapers [X]

Extraordinary Skyscrapers

author: Newland, Sonya
Explores the design, construction, and engineering processes that went into creating seven skyscrapers from around the world.
year: 2019
copies: 1
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 870
subjects: skyscrapers [X], structural engineering [X]

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