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Fire Science: Research Resources

This guide will help you locate information sources related to Fire Science.

Getting Started

Below is a sample of the resources available through the EGCC Library and Information Commons. These resources are intended to help you begin your research on topics in the Fire Science field. Should you have any questions please don't hesitate to reach out to us. 


Find books in the EGCC and OhioLINK collection by using our Gateway Search.

Try using the following search terms:

  • Fires
  • Fire prevention
  • Fire suppression
  • Fire service
  • Fire extinction

Below are are few examples of books within our collection.

New Fire Science Titles in Our Collection


Search for eBooks using the following databases:

Below are a few examples of eBooks available in our collection.

Research Starter


For additional Fire Science Journals and full-text publications use the Publication Finder and enter search terms such as: Fire Safety, Fire Science, Fire Engineering, etc. 

Research Databases

Use our Gateway Search to search all of our databases or choose a specific database to narrow your search. Below are a few specific databases that you may want to try. For resources or assistance searching our databases please go to the Help tab.

NFPA Codes

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