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Building Codes and Standards

DI Library's guide to books, websites, and other resources on building codes and standards

About This Guide

This guide was created to provide students with helpful books, websites, and other resources related to building codes and standards, including local, state, federal, and international codes, sustainability and wellness standards, and accessibility regulations. Navigate this guide using the topics on the left. This page includes the DI Library's top picks for getting started.

Diagram showing basic modeled provisions of the I-Codes compared to the pre-I-Codes

U.S. Geological Survey. (1989) Basic modeled provisions of the I-Codes compared to the pre-I-Codes [Illustration]. USGS. This image is in the public domain. In: FEMA. (2020). Building Codes Save: A Nationwide Study. U.S. Department of Homeland Security.

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