Welcome to the Box Hill Institute Library's Guide for Building and Construction, your gateway to the great resources available for you from the Library, or online. This information has been designed to support the courses offered at Box Hill Institute.
Use the tabs at the top of the page to find information sources for various subjects related to your course.
If you need more assistance, Library staff are here to help. Call into the library, phone us or send an email.
A number of Australian Standards are also available in hard copy, so check the library catalogue, or browse the shelves for these too.
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These are some of the new books at Elgar Library relating to your course. Click the link for more information, and to check availability.
Print magazines in the library
The following print magazines are available in the Elgar Library:
- PR 690 COR Cordell: Building cost guide: Housing
- PR 692.5 COR Cordell: Commercial/industrial building cost guide
- PR 728.0994 HOU Houses
- PR 643.305 KIT Kitchens and Bathrooms Quarterly
Additional electronic journals articles can be found via the library's catalogue
National Construction Code/Building Code of Australia
The National Construction Code (NCC), previously known as the Building Code of Australia, sets out required standards for the design and construction or Australian buildings, in areas such as structure, fire resistance, access and egress, services and equipment, energy efficiency, and health and amenity.
Register for free access to the NCC using the link below: