Materials in the Renton Technical College Library

that support construction and building trades

students, educators, and practitioners.

 

Please click on the description to run an RTC catalog search for materials on that subject.

Note that the number range will continue beyond the specific number; keep an eye on

the titles to make sure that you are still in the section you want.

 

Dewey Call Number Range

Description of subject area

331

Labor economics

343.0786

Industrial law, including Uniform & International Building Codes, plumbing codes, etc.

344.01

Labor law

344.046 344.047

Industrial safety and hazardous materials laws

363.11

Safety services in industry

363.17 363.18

Hazardous materials and machines practices

526.9

Surveying

604 604.3

Drafting & technical drawing

604.7

Hazardous materials engineering

620

General engineering, including, human factors & safety engineering

621

Applied physics, including, tools, machinery, electricity, wiring, & refrigeration (but NOT electronics, machine tools, or CNC)

624

Civil engineering, including excavation, underground construction, & bridges

625.7

Roads, road surfaces, & road construction, including flagging

671.5

Welding & cutting metals

674

Lumber & wood products

683.3

Locks & locksmithing

690 699

Buildings & construction, including materials and methods

720

Architecture & structure design

 

 

In addition to the above listings, the RTC Library has items in related areas that support

individuals in construction & building trades.  These subject areas include:

 

The Renton Technical College Library also subscribes to 106 different serials (magazines,

journals, or newspapers) that support construction education and the construction trades. 

Thirty-one of these are received in hard copy at the Library and the rest are available in

full-text or full-image through one of the on-line sources that we subscribe to.