The following texts contain much of the information presented in this paper, and are recommended references when investigating the triaxial test procedure in further detail (not including specific laboratory test standards):
Day, R. W. 2001. Soil Testing Manual: Procedures, Classification Data, and Sampling Practices, New York, McGraw-Hill.
Head, K. H. 1998. Manual of Soil Laboratory Testing Volume 3: Effective Stress Tests, Chichester, John Wiley & Sons Ltd.
Knappett, J. A. & Craig, R. F. 2012. Craig’s Soil Mechanics, Oxon, Spon Press.
Simons, N., Menzies, B. & Matthews, M. 2002. A Short Course in Geotechnical Site Investigation, London, Thomas Telford Ltd.