A sheaf on an étale site is constructible if its restriction to a suitable decomposition into constructible subsets is a locally constant sheaf.
Original articles include
Pierre Deligne, La conjecture de Weil. II. Inst. Hautes ´Etudes Sci. Publ. Math., (52):137–252, 1980.
Torsten Ekedahl, On the adic formalism. In The Grothendieck Festschrift, Vol. II, volume 87 of Progr. Math., pages 197–218. Birkhäuser Boston, Boston, MA, 1990.
Alexander Beilinson, Constructible sheaves are holonomic, arxiv/1505.06768
An introductory survey is in
A list of relevant definitions and facts is at
Günter Tamme, section II 9.3.2 Introduction to Étale Cohomology
James Milne, section 17 Lectures on Étale Cohomology
and with more on chain complexes of sheaves and abelian sheaf cohomology in
with an eye towards the application in l-adic cohomology/the pro-étale topos.
See also
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