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Maritime Studies: Books

This guide provides an overview of key resources in Maritime Studies

About

Books are a good source for comprehensive information or an overview of a topic. The books listings here include both print and e-books on specific Maritime Studies topics, relevant sections in e-book collections and Introductory Texts.

To browse more titles, please visit our library home page, or ask a librarian for a recommendation. 

Books

The core Maritime Studies book collection is located at Level 5, Lee Wee Nam Library; some books are at Business Library. Books relating to Maritime Studies are classified with call numbers beginning with HD, HE, K, TA, TD, VM and VK. Please use the NTU Library Catalogue to confirm the location as well as the call number of the book

Here is a list of books on specific maritime studies subjects:

Cargo handling

Charter parties

Container ships

Freight

Marine terrorism

Maritime Law

Naval architecture, ship building

Oil pollution

Ports and terminals

Seamen, sailor, merchant mariners

Shipping

Shipping finance

Ships fuel

Water transportation

E-books

Browsing by E-book Providers

Some providers of e-books in the field of Maritime Studies are listed below. Click on the titles to browse relevant collections or search for specific topics. You may be asked to login with your NTU network username and password.

  1. Knovel - Search for titles using keywords e.g. maritime, marine, port, etc
  2. SpringerLink - Search for titles using keywords and limit content type to books
  3. Taylor & Francis  - Search for titles using keywords e.g. maritime, etc
  4. Wiley Online LIbrary. Search for titles using keywords and filter by books.

Introductory Texts - Containers

Dictionaries

Introductory Texts - Shipping