The National Information Service for Earthquake Engineering (NISEE) - Pacific Earthquake Engineering Research (PEER) Center Library specializes in earthquake structural engineering, geotechnical engineering, engineering dynamics, engineering seismology, earthquake public policy and natural hazard risks.


NISEE-PEER Library in Richmond, California

Golden Gate Bridge

Godden Image Collection - Golden Gate Bridge

San Francisco 1906 - Hall of Justice

1906 San Francisco Earthquake, Hall of Justice

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Extensive physical and online collection focused on earthquake engineering and related fields

The Earthquake Engineering Online Archive/NISEE-PEER E-library is a database of significant, publicly-funded research and development literature, photographs, data, and software in earthquake, structural, and geotechnical engineering. It includes full text for EERC, SEMM, and PEER reports published at UC Berkeley, the NISEE software library, and images from EQIIS.

Memberships are available to access digital materials. 

The NISEE-PEER Library is located at:

1301 S 46th St , Building 453
Richmond, CA 94804