Construction and Construction Management Links
Carpentry and Construction Career
Information on carpentry and construction careers, glossaries of
construction terms, building organizations, building plans, safety and
Construction Management Glossary
Definitions of construction management terms from Addendum to Zoning permit.
Management Association of America
Information about the current trends in construction management, continuing
education opportunities, and leads to job opportunities.
Links to information on products and employers, bidding, and a glossary of
construction terms. Registration is required, but the basic registration is
Electronic Library of
Construction Occupational Safety and Health
Search for information by hazard (chemical, safety, etc.) or by trade.
Some resources are in Spanish.
Home Improvement Tools
Information and comparison of various tools. Some entries have diagrams with
tool part names.
Promotes the design and construction of "buildings that are environmentally
responsible, profitable and healthy places to live and work." Their
Research page offers useful information and statistics.
State Building Codes
View Washington fire, mechanical, and air quality building codes and
Where to find Material Safety Data
Sheets on the Internet Links to US MSDS sites, plus links to
international MSDS sites, terms, and product manufacturers.
Technical College Program Pages
Construction Trades Preparation
Commercial Building Engineering
Technical College Program Page
Center of Excellence
Construction Periodicals at RTC Library
News Record (ENR)
Job Safety &
El Nuevo Constructor
For a list
of other RTC library materials of interest, click
RTC titles on
Conservation, & Restoration
Last updated: 11/30/11